Calhoun City Library eager to reopen doors

“If democracy appears any place, it’s at the front desk of the public library,” said Calhoun City Librarian Debbie Hunter, paraphrasing American author Kurt Vonnegut.
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Let Ellie answer some questions for a change

Ellie Kathryn is a pro at asking questions. My 7-year-old granddaughter is a regular at my house and The Journal and a lot of our time together involves Q&A.
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Unclaimed property event set for Thursday, Pittsboro

This Thursday, July 18, staff from the State Treasurer’s office will be available at the Calhoun County Multi-Purpose Building to help area residents search the State’s unclaimed property list and file claims for their funds.
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Parker wins Bruce Lions Club Sawmill Festival Car Show

The Bruce Lions Club hosted their annual Show & Shine Car Show at the Sawmill Festival last Saturday.

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Fleming, Nelson take top honors at Sawmill Fest 5K

Noah Fleming finished first overall and Jennifer Nelson earned first in the women’s division at the Bruce Sawmill Festival 5K sponsored by Reconnect Therapy.
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Carolyn Park

Carolyn Hardin Park, 88, passed away peacefully at The Village of Germantown Tennessee Tuesday, July 9, 2019. [Read more...]

Long to compete in Little Miss Magnolia

Parker Grace Long of Vardaman will be a contestant in the statewide Little Miss and Mr. Magnolia state pageant finals in Vicksburg July 20-21.

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Ronald Huffman

Ronald Keith Huffman, 60, died  July 1, 2019 at McAllen Medical Center in Texas after a sudden illness. [Read more...]

Delois Edwards

Delois Foster Edwards, 95, joined her Heavenly Father July 10, 2019. [Read more...]

Bruce, Water Valley Fred’s added to list of closures

Discount merchandise retailer Fred’s announced on Friday that it will close another 129 stores, including Bruce and Water Valley, and hold inventory clearance sales as the company works to repay its debt and diversify its product selection.

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