Praying for all in this cold weather

I’m really praying hard for everyone today. This weather has really been showing out.
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Donald S. Bell

Donald S. Bell, of Bruce, died Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete as of this time. Parker Memorial Funeral Home in Bruce and Vardaman is in charge.

Jimmie Dee McCormick

Jimmie Dee Wait McCormick, 90, of Bruce departed this life February 9, 2021, at Bruce Community Living Center. She was born May 24, 1930 to James Wesley and Maudie Blount Wait. She spent much of her life as a teacher assistant at Bruce Elementary School. She also began each school day early and ended it late as a school bus driver. She raised cattle alongside her husband G.V. until his passing in 2003. With a strong work ethic in her soul she continued raising cattle until she was 80. She could often be found tending to her vegetable garden, and she was a member of Robbs Baptist Church.
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Pearson hired as new football coach, asst. principal at Calhoun Academy

A new era has arrived at Calhoun Academy this semester. The school is proud and excited to have a new member of The Cougar Family.
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Lady Wildcats, Lady Rams, Wildcats all win region tourney titles

Three Calhoun County basketball teams won their respective division tournaments last week: Vardaman’s girls and Calhoun City’s girls and boys.
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Sports Column – Coach Vaughn always had a good story

Two Fridays ago marked Tim Vaughan’s final regular season game as the head coach of Vardaman’s boys’ basketball team. Vaughn has been the head coach of the Rams since before I was a student at VHS, and he’s given me plenty of stories to tell.
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Teacher pay raise bill passes out of House

This was the sixth week of the 2021 Legislative Session. The House met as whole throughout the week to discuss bills that made it out of committee and onto the calendar. Thursday, Feb. 11 was the deadline for members to introduce and discuss these general bills. Over 100 bills were brought up and discussed in session this week. Any bills not discussed in session and left on the calendar have died. The bills that were considered dealt with a variety of topics.
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Jimmie Dee McCormick

Jimmie Dee Wait McCormick, 90, of Bruce departed this life February 9, 2021, at Bruce Community Living Center. [Read more...]

Andrea Howell

Andrea Ranea Ferguson Howell, 36, of Bruce departed from this life February 5, 2021, after a tragic accident. [Read more...]

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