Archives for February 2015

Bruce, Calhoun City teens killed in wreck, four others injured

Two Calhoun county teenagers are dead after a one car accident in Big Creek Saturday night.

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Bruce Beauty Review

Bruce High School recently held their 2015 Beauty Review. Anna Leise Tedford was crowned Most Beautiful and Most Handsome was Tyler Donovan. See pictures of all the winners in this week's CCJ.

Qualifying ends with 11 contested races in Calhoun County

Qualifying wrapped up Friday afternoon leaving Calhoun County with 11 contested races and seven incumbents unchallenged.

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Lady Wildcats are STATE bound

The Calhoun City Lady Wildcats defeated West Bolivar Friday night in Rosedale to advance to the state quarterfinals in Jackson where they will face Amite County on March 6. It's the first visit to Jackson for the Lady Wildcats in more than 30 years. See the story in the sports section. Photo by Joel McNeece

Calhoun City defeats West Bolivar to advance to Jackson

ROSEDALE – The Calhoun City Lady Wildcats suffocated West Bolivar with their full court defense Friday night, overwhelming the Lady Eagles 62-45 to advance to the state tournament in Jackson for the first time in more than 30 years.

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Dental coloring contest

GFWC-MFWC Twentieth Century Club Celebrated Children’s Dental Health Month by sponsoring a coloring contest at Bruce Elementary School. Judges were Ann-Claire Mullen and Pat Melton. Prizes were provided by Dr. Lee Pullen. Winners in K5 were, from left, Chloe Patterson, Addi Claire Bailey, Takirah Bean and Hayle Patane.

Calhoun 4-H, FFA compete at Dixie National

Calhoun Countians earned numerous honors during the Dixie National Livestock Show in Jackson.

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Lady Trojans’ season ends with loss at New Site

The Bruce Lady Trojans' season came to an end Friday night with a 91-25 loss at New Site.

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Thawing out

The thaw has begun around Calhoun County from the more than six inches of snow, as much as eight in some places. Approximately 1,700 in the county are still without power. Officials say it's not likely 100% will be restored until some time Saturday. Photo by Joel McNeece

Beauties and Beaus crowned at Calhoun City

The annual Beauty Reviews were held Feb. 9 and Feb. 12  in the Calhoun City High School auditorium.
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