Havens working to make most of senior year with the Rams

Vardaman’s Tanner Havens wants to experience more postseason success before his baseball career is done with the Rams.
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Calhoun City’s Spring Fling

The Calhoun City Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Spring Fling Thursday night with local businesses and service agencies promoting their offerings to the community. Pictured are some of the dancers from Legacy Dance Academy in Calhoun City welcoming people to their booth.

Bruce native earns Achievement Medal

Bruce native Reed Gregory received the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal recently.
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Early history of Bruce School

The construction of the school building in Bruce was begun in 1929, and the 1929-30 term was first taught in the Bruce school district. When time came for school to begin the building was incomplete, so the high school students started to school in city hall, which is now a dwelling in the Bruce building. When the building was complete, many patrons and students met at the school building and spent the day cleaning the building and the campus.
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Nobody cares about crazy people, especially the criminal ones

At one end of Jackson’s Congress Street sits the modern Federal Courthouse. At the other end sits our traditional State Capitol. They face each other at opposite ends of the street.
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VHS in Quiz Bowl

Vardaman High was among 40 teams and over 200 participants in the University of Mississippi Academic Invitational Tournament Feb. 24 in Oxford. Hanna Johnson, Seth Burks, Dillon Williams and Tyler Hawkins were Quiz Bowl participants. The top teams received trophies, medals and scholarships to participate in UM courses offered through the Summer College for High School Students, summer one-week programs or UM’s Jump Start program for incoming freshmen.

Allie Kendall is Mrs. Mississippi; will compete next in Las Vegas

Allie Kendall, of Vardaman, said she froze when they announced her name as the winner of the 2018 Mrs. Mississippi Pageant.
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Dr. Cook loves to see people saved, repent, grow at Taylor

Taylor Church off CR 433 near Vardaman has grown considerably since the arrival of Dr. Timothy Cook as pastor five years ago.
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Alisha Jackson

“My family loves three things--meat, condiments and cheese. I found out with these three combinations of whatever I cook, I can’t go wrong,” said Alisha Varnado Jackson, originally of Calhoun City.
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Classmates reunite at Jesse Yancy Library

Diane Kennedy fulfilled her first requirement for library “field experience” working at the Nashville Public Library. When it came time to complete her second required internship, she decided to go for a different kind of experience and called on her old classmate Janice Vaughn.
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