Mary Chrestman

Mary Evelyn Chrestman, 79, of Oxford, went to her heavenly home Thursday, July 4, 2019. [Read more...]

Kay Nabors

Kay Nabors, 61, went to her heavenly home on the morning of July 8, 2019 surrounded by her family. [Read more...]

Sawmill Fest begins Friday night on the Bruce Square

The 2019 Bruce Sawmill Festival will open Friday afternoon on the town square and continue into Saturday night with some new attractions along with traditional favorites.
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Sosa returns from Kuwait to lead Bruce PD’s K-9 unit

Thomas Sosa had just returned from the extreme heat of the Kuwait desert with the 155th when he decided to take on another task – become Bruce Police Department’s new K-9 officer.
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David Sansing will be missed; Memphis 901 FC is quite the experience

Regretfully, I never had a class under Dr. David Sansing, at least not in the traditional classroom setting. I did, however, learn an awful lot from him as an avid reader of all his books and an eager listener every time I got to sit down with him.
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It’s Sawmill Festival ice cream time for Bruce Fine Arts Club

The 27th annual Sawmill Festival is this weekend, and it’s the 18th year for the Bruce Fine Arts Club ladies to sell homemade ice cream.
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Busy summer for Trojan football as August practice approaches

It’s only 25 days until the Bruce Trojans hit the practice field to get underway for the fall season.
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Calhoun students honored at SkillsUSA Workforce event

Career and technical students in Mississippi won one of the nation’s highest awards at the 2019 SkillsUSA Championships, held in Louisville, Ky., on June 26-27. More than 6,500 students competed at the national showcase of career and technical education. The SkillsUSA Championships is the largest skill competition in the world and covers 1.4 million square feet, equivalent to 20 football fields or 25 acres.
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Public hearing set for school district budget

The Calhoun County School District will hold a public hearing on its proposed school district budget for fiscal year 2019-2020 on July 22, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. at Calhoun County Schools Administration Office, 119 West Main Street, Pittsboro, Mississippi. At this meeting, a proposed ad valorem tax effort will be considered.
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County, Three Rivers PDD partner for Medicare assistance

Calhoun County has voted to partner with Three Rivers Planning & Development District in a program offering free assistance with Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan counseling during the open enrollment period from October 15 through December 7. Free assistance will be available from the county to help those with Medicare determine the best prescription drug plan.
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