Rams win in Grenada Tournament; Lady Rams drop two

The Vardaman Rams won the Grenada Soccer Tournament last Saturday sweeping the host, 2-1, and Winona, 5-0.

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Ready to reunite with The Force once more

I haven’t pre-purchased any tickets, which may be a big mistake, but some time this weekend I hope to be sitting in a movie theater reveling in the latest “Star Wars” movie – “The Last Jedi.”
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Bruce Christmas Lighting Contest has long history

Bruce 20th Century Club will have their annual Christmas light judging this Thursday night. In considering how long this contest has been around, I know from my own recollection, at least 55 years, because I remember it when I was a little girl.
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Lisa Brown

“I had to get used to short order cooking here,” said Lisa Brown, when she started at Pizza Palace in Bruce over a year ago with Bill and Voula Kakales.
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Calhoun City’s Parker named Player of Year; Rams, Trojans earn all region

Wildcat Keshun Parker earned 2-2A player of the year, and several other local players received all region honors from Bruce, Calhoun City and Vardaman for the 2017 football season.
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Mississippi both gracious and vicious

My, my, my. Such language. Granted, having Donald Trump at the opening of a civil rights museum was akin to asking Jeff Davis to deliver the eulogy for Abraham Lincoln, but the reaction! And the variety! To some degree, it illustrates why few sane and sober people seek public office.
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Thinking about the unthinkable

When you are a novelist, a writer of fiction, it is perfectly fine to create your own reality. When you are the president of the United States, it is not.
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High marks given for Baptist Calhoun’s state-of-art facility

There was nothing but glowing comments from the many who toured Baptist Calhoun’s new facility last week during the community open house, much to the delight of hospital administrator Collin Cheek.
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School district’s probation lifted by state

The Calhoun County School District has been restored to full accreditation status by the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE).
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Shelia Johnson

Shelia Langford Johnson, 67, of Grenada, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 at her residence. She was born October 19, 1950 in Vardaman to C.W. and Helen Turner Langford. She had worked for many years as a hairdresser and at Franklin Manufacturing. She was a devoted member of the First Apostolic Church in Grenada. [Read more...]