Billy Joe Griffin

Our beloved husband and father, Billy Joe Griffin, passed away peacefully at his home in Buhl, Id. the evening of February 5, 2020. He was born in the small rural town of Bruce on February 2, 1932 to Cyrus Griffin and Kitty Rogenia (Jean) Bennett. [Read more...]

Faddock earns Bruce Rotary honor

The Bruce Rotary Youth Leader for February is Austin Faddock, son of Stephen and Dana Faddock.

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Vanlandginham aims for third straight state title

Bruce senior Annie Kate Vanlandingham has found her athletic niche in Trojan powerlifting.
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Getting an early start on gambling, gardening

Gambling hasn’t always been legal in Mississippi, but gardeners have been doing it openly for generations. Unfortunately, the house usually has better odds than even us old hands.
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Mike Dunagin

Mike Dunagin, 76, passed away peacefully at Baptist Nursing Home in Calhoun City on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020. [Read more...]

Bruce, Calhoun City make their case to HGTV

Bruce and Calhoun City have entered a national contest hoping for an HGTV town makeover. The popular TV network is trying to find a town for its show, “Hometown Takeover.”
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Few better than Mike Dunagin

I’ve been blessed to have the opportunity to get to know a lot of remarkable people in my life and call many of them friends. I’d be hard-pressed to name many more remarkable than Mike Dunagin.
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Three Sisters serving up coffee & smiles in Pittsboro

Tanya Constant had become accustomed to hosting up to 20 people in her Pittsboro home just to visit and drink good coffee.
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Corporal punishment not the issue

State Rep. Carl Mickens of Brooksville is from the northern part of Noxubee County. A former Noxubee County circuit clerk and justice court judge, Mickens is a second-term Democratic lawmaker who is apparently quite popular with his home county’s voters.
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Eight Vardaman soccer players earn all region

Eight Vardaman soccer players earned All Region honors following the 2019-20 season.
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