Reward for Golden increased to $7,500

The reward for Adrian “Red” Golden has been upped to $7,5,00 thanks to a donation from the U.S. Marshal Service.

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Ellard’s Flower Shop was first in county, opening 1941

Take a supply of colorful blossoms, bright foliage, some ribbon and a florist with a ‘green thumb’ and what is the result?

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School board qualifying ends today

Qualifying for the two school board races on the November ballot ends this Friday at 5 p.m.

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Calhoun natives found dead in Grenada

The Grenada County Sheriff’s Department is still searching for clues in the case of two people found shot to death at a home in East Grenada County Tuesday night.

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Calhoun Academy celebrates 50th year

This week isn’t your typical Homecoming celebration at Calhoun Academy, the school is also celebrating their 50th anniversary.

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Hawkins’ granddaughter to compete, Miss America Pageant this weekend

Miss Arkansas, Claudia Raffo, daughter of Tommy and Paula Hawkins Raffo of Jonesboro will be competing in the Miss America  Pageant this week. 

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Derma approves town budget

Town of Derma approved their budget for the coming year at the regular meeting of the board last night.

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No objections, questions presented to ‘City board at budget hearing

No questions were asked at Calhoun City’s public budget hearing last night at the regular meeting of the mayor and board of aldermen. The budget includes a tax increase and water rate hike.

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Bus and car issues noted, Hwy. 341

Vardaman citizen Georgia Willis discussed issues with school buses and speeding cars on Hwy 341 in the city limits.

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Bruce board talks unkempt property

The Bruce board of aldermen held a public hearing on the proposed budget with no citizens attending Tuesday night.

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