CCHS Signing Day

Calhoun City High School hosted a signing day ceremony last week for the Class of 2018. Forty-six of 50 seniors confirmed to be admitted to a community college, college, or university. The Calhoun County chapter of the MSU Alumni Association presented each of the seven seniors admitted to MSU with their first cowbells. Seniors and their parents were treated to cupcakes after the program. Photo submitted by CCHS

MAS Scholarships

Jo Gray and Skylar Nichols, both seniors at CCHS, were awarded $500 MAS Scholarships by the Board of Supervisors Monday. Pictured, from left, front, are Sheryl Fleming, Paige Gray, Jo Gray, Skylar Nichols, Penny Nichols and Barney Wade; back, Tony Morgan, Gwin Longest, Homer Moore and Charles Bobo. Photo by Joel McNeece

Supervisors award scholarships; agree to advertise for garbage truck

Calhoun County Supervisors awarded Jo Gray and Skylar Nichols, both seniors at Calhoun City High School, $500 scholarships at their meeting Monday in Pittsboro.
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Jean Norman

Jean Myers Norman, 81, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 20, 2018 after a brave battle with cancer. She was at home surrounded by her loving family. Born April 6, 1937, in Derma, she was the daughter of  Terrell Myers, Sr. and Rena Putnum Myers. [Read more...]

Mike Hill

Charles Michael Hill, 63, passed away peacefully at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford Thursday, May 17, 2018. Born July 28, 1954, in Calhoun County, he was the son of Betty Jo and Charles Henry Hill. He was a member of Duncan Hill Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Clarke wins Tupelo Amateur

Cameron Clarke, of Pittsboro, shot a second-round 65 to win the fourth Tupelo Amateur golf tournament Sunday afternoon.
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Bruce chamber receives updates on July 4, festival, town business

Bruce Chamber of Commerce heard from the new career pathway director for Calhoun County Schools and updates about upcoming events at the regular meeting of the organization Monday.
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Mike Hensley

William Michael “Mike” Hensley, 59, passed this earthly life Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Baptist Memorial Hospital, Oxford, after a brief illness. He was born January 21, 1959 in Memphis. He was a graduate of Bruce High School Class of 1977 and a member of Westside Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Charles Blackwelder

Charles Lee Blackwelder, 73, passed away peacefully at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Calhoun City on May 15, 2018. Born March 15, 1945 in Bentley, he was the son of George Blackwelder and Vannie Arrington Blackwelder. He attended Derma High School, and was a member of Bentley Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Jeff Caldwell

Jeffery Brand Caldwell, 50, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2018, at his residence in Oxford. [Read more...]