Bruce woman arrested for abusing ‘vulnerable adults’

A Bruce woman faces multiple charges of abuse in relation to a make-shift nursing home she was operating out of a home near Old Town.
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Derma police down to one officer; two gun crime investigations ongoing

Derma is home to just under 1,000 people and one policeman. Chief Stephen Faddock is operating the police department as a one-man outfit right now.
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Loray Jordan found not guilty by Calhoun County jury

A Calhoun County jury found Loray Jordan not guilty Thursday evening after a three-day trial in Pittsboro.

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Jordan trial underway at Pittsboro

The trial for Loray Jordan, the former Bruce High School assistant coach charged with touching a child for lustful purposes, was scheduled to start today at the county courthouse in Pittsboro.
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MBN officers seek ban on new energy shot in county

Calhoun County Supervisors agreed in principle to adopt a countywide ordinance banning the sell of “Kratom” – an energy drink narcotics agents suggested has contributed to 11 fatal overdoses recently.
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Double murder investigated near Driver’s Flat

Calhoun County Sheriff Department officials made two arrests Wednesday afternoon in connection with a double murder at 221 CR 285 in the Drivers Flat area.

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Officers shoot at vehicle during chase; driver turns himself in 12 hours later

A Houston man is charged with aggravated assault against a police officer after trying to run over a Calhoun City policeman and deputy-sheriff Sunday afternoon.
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Golden in court at Pittsboro for first time

Adrian Golden was appointed an attorney and had his bond denied Tuesday morning at the Calhoun County Courthouse in Pittsboro. Golden is charged with the attempted murder of Kimberly Sisk in June of 2017 on Hwy. 32 in Bruce.
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Bland pleads in Calhoun court; receives probation

Jon Bland, the former Bruce High Band Director charged with multiple counts of enticement of a child to meet for sexual purposes, entered a guilty plea last week in Calhoun County Circuit Court.
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Derma man charged, ATV death

A Derma man indicted by the Mississippi Highway Patrol for a DUI that resulted in a death turned himself in at the Calhoun County Jail yesterday.

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