Bruce Sawmill Festival t-shirts now available

Amy and Ashlee Roberson take a look at the 2019 Sawmill Festival shirts.

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Political fallout aside, Biden’s ‘reach across the aisle’ premise is the pragmatic approach

Among most of his supposed 2020 Democratic presidential primary opponents – particularly those hitching their political wagons to the New Left – Joe Biden’s recent comments on the days when those with significant differences within their own parties and certainly with those in the opposing parties could reach out and work together for the common good have been denounced as political heresy and compared to “dog vomit.”
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Steven Criss left his job at TV-7 in Bruce to go explore the beauty of the West

Steven Criss, 37, grew up in Slate Springs the son of Stanley and Donna Criss. He is best known locally for his dozen years of covering all kinds of events in Calhoun County for the Bruce television station (W07BN).
Steven surprised many in 2015 by moving to St. George, Utah where he has made the most of his love for the outdoors. Steven shared some of his giant catalog of photos he has taken on his many hiking trips while agreeing to a Q&A about his experience out West.

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A little politics, a lot of friends and family

“That’s not even enough for Tate to pave his driveway.” That was the line of the day, delivered by former Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. who is running against Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves in the Republican Primary for governor. Both were among the speakers at last week’s Mississippi Press Association (MPA) Convention in Biloxi.
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Absentee voting now underway for party primaries

Absentee Ballots are now available for the Aug. 6 Republican and Democratic primaries.
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Bruce plans for Fourth of July festivities

The Bruce Chamber of Commerce is encouraging all businesses to decorate their storefront with patriotic colors from now until July 13 for “Go Red, White and Blue for Red, White and Boom.”
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Campbell talks to Chamber about bike trail; mayor tells paving plan

Bruce Chamber of Commerce met June 17 and Mike Campbell was guest speaker.
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Calhoun City’s Fred’s store among latest closures

Calhoun City’s Fred’s Discount chain store is among nearly 50, the Memphis-based company intends to close.
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Toxic Win in Oklahoma

The 14U Toxic Fastpitch Softball team based out of Batesville competed in the OKC Triple Crown Tournament held in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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Locals attend Elite Basketball Showcase

A number of local players and coaches were selected for the MHSAA/MAC Elite 100 Basketball Showcase last weekend in Madison.

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