Bruce board appoints public defender; Suber not going to deed property to town

Bruce mayor and board of aldermen appointed Jacob Allen as the town’s new public defender at their monthly meeting last week.
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‘City board awards bid for library renovation project

Calhoun City mayor and board of aldermen awarded the bid to Gear’s Construction, lowest bidder, for the town library renovation project at their monthly meeting last week.
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Vardaman to contract meter reading service

Vardaman mayor and board agreed to contract water meter reading and to move the county’s recycling bins during their monthly meeting last week.
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Tri-Lakes Career Fair set for Friday in Water Valley

The Tri-Lakes Area Job and Career Fair is Friday and the list of businesses and industries committed to coming continues to grow in the final days of preparation. Scheduled Friday, Feb. 15, at the Water Valley First Baptist Church Activities Center from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., more than two-dozen companies from the area have signed up.
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Turnover is coming with 2019 election cycle

Change. In terms of Mississippi government, change isn’t merely coming – and we’re talking major changes – it’s in great measure already here and identifiable.
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Vardaman teams begin tournament play Thursday

Vardaman basketball teams will begin region tournament play Thursday at West Lowndes near Columbus.
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Bruce advances to semifinals in region tournament at BHS this week

Bruce High School is hosting the region 2-2A tournament this week with games scheduled for Thursday and Friday.
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Amber Dauzat likes to ‘bring a little Louisiana’ when she cooks

Amber Dauzat’s grandmother, Nancy Sullivan, has always made Potato Candy at the holidays, a tradition that has been passed down for many years in their family.
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Rob Fox doesn’t believe in doing anything half way

Rob Fox was in the ninth grade when he knew he wanted to be a coach.
“I wanted to go to school to coach,” Fox said. “I helped out in the Loggins’ Classic (basketball league) that spring with the little kids and I just knew that’s what I wanted.”
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Empty Bowls event March 2; Tickets on sale now, only 300 available

Preparations are underway for the second annual Empty Bowls fundraiser benefiting Our Daily Bread Food Pantry in Bruce.
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