Anonymous Hope, Saving Paws team up to give away vegetables

You could see the smiles even through the masks as volunteers from “Anonymous Hope” and “Saving Paws Animal Rescue” shared some kind words and a sack full of fresh vegetables to dozens of people who pulled up to Vardaman Fire Department.
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Dr. Longest survives COVID-19; spent two weeks in quarantine

The Mississippi Department of Health’s latest figures show Calhoun County with three confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Dr. Bruce Longest, Chief of Staff at Baptist-Calhoun in Calhoun City and owner of Bruce Family Medical Clinic on the Bruce Square, was one of those cases.
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Chickenbone Baptist gathers for unique church service

Will Turner, pastor of Pleasant Ridge (Chickenbone) Baptist Church, hosted a unique service Sunday morning.

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Calhoun City Rotary returns to Honduras with dental brigade

In February the Calhoun City Rotary Club partnered with the Madison Rotary Club (Alabama) to make their annual dental and vision brigade to Honduras.
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Chris McCord turns longtime fishing hobby into Pursuit Jigs

Chris McCord grew up fishing with his parents Charles and Peggy McCord and his uncles, especially Sherman Higginbotham.
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21st Century After School Program is expanding horizons for county students

Rayly Guitierrez looked intensely at the chess board in front of him then reached out and pushed a pawn forward one square. His opponent, Judith Gonzalez, responded with a move.
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Thompson settling in to familiar post for his family

Gerald Thompson has one primary focus as Calhoun County’s newest supervisor – roads.
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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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Mays siblings will close out basketball careers in Calhoun City

With senior night coming up on Friday for Calhoun City basketball, the Mays name will be well-represented on the court during the ceremonies.
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Bright future for Homecoming Queen, soccer star

Vardaman’s Alyssa Bright is putting the finishing touches on a senior year to remember.
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