Jimmy Guy McDonald

 Jimmy Guy “Coach” McDonald, 71, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019 at his home in Houlka. [Read more...]

Chandler tells plans for month regarding state tests

State Tests are just around the corner for Calhoun City High School, but Assistant Principal Nicole Chandler also has more plans for December.
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City’s Jones speaks to historical group about arrowhead collection

Woody Jones displayed and spoke to the Yalobusha Historical Society on Nov. 21 about his impressive arrowhead collection.
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Sports Column – Ole Miss, Bruce Trojans both searching for coach

Football season in our state may be on the downswing, but that doesn’t mean news around the sport is any less prevalent, especially where coaches are concerned.
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Pennington, Mathieu earn teacher, student honors

Heather Pennington is November’s teacher of the month. She attended Itawamba Community College, Blue Mountain College, and then Mississippi State University.
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Cavines tradition continues with excitement about future

For those who are boaters and have any type of boat that requires a paddle, chances are high your paddle is a Caviness brand.
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What is race factor in politics?

The Great Assumption in Mississippi politics has long been that race is the lowest common denominator. For good or ill, it is undeniable that this assumption is the basis for how political campaigns are operated, for the crafting of political messaging, and for the evolution of the two-party system in the state since Reconstruction.
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Usry honored with local DAVA Veteran award

Rev. Willis Buford Usry has been named the current Veteran of the Month by the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary #26 of Calhoun County.
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North Mississippi Opera House celebrates latest milestone with Bluegrass

The North Mississippi Opera recently celebrated its 18th anniversary with an entertaining concert, but it also marked almost exactly 40 years of Bluegrass performances by the Coleman Family and their many friends on the Porter Parker property west of Bruce.
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Christmas parades begin this weekend

Christmas events scheduled for Calhoun County over the coming week are as follows:
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