Vazquez continues to follow soccer dreams

At a young age, Miguel Vazquez fell in love with the sport of soccer, and he has turned that love into a college career.
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Hilda Webb’s afghans support worthy cause

It’s never guaranteed how much an auction item will bring in, but one thing is for sure – the MidSouth Chapter of the Independent Telephone Pioneer Association (ITPA) can count on Mrs. Hilda’s afghans to bring in the big bucks. This year, her exquisitely crocheted afghan brought in nearly $1,000 at their charity silent auction! It was then generously donated back to the auction, where bids brought in an additional $300.
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Pilots depart Pittsboro for special delivery

Last month, pilots from north central Mississippi gathered at the airport in Pittsboro to deliver much needed coats and cold weather gear to Mound Ridge, Kansas, the first leg of their journey to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota.
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Cavines tradition continues with excitement about future

For those who are boaters and have any type of boat that requires a paddle, chances are high your paddle is a Caviness brand.
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North Mississippi Opera House celebrates latest milestone with Bluegrass

The North Mississippi Opera recently celebrated its 18th anniversary with an entertaining concert, but it also marked almost exactly 40 years of Bluegrass performances by the Coleman Family and their many friends on the Porter Parker property west of Bruce.
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Ole Miss, Mississippi State come together on Calhoun City Square for annual Egg Bowl Run

Sunshine, warm weather and camaraderie defined the seventh-annual Egg Bowl Run in Calhoun City on Monday.
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Lee Ann Gregory’s reign as Mrs. Magnolia State coming to close

Lee Ann Gregory, of Bruce, will complete her reign as Mrs. Magnolia State when she crowns her successor at the state pageant in Vicksburg Nov. 24.
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Velvet Tillman – Desire to serve and Mattye Ruth inspire banking career

Velvet Tillman started working at BancorpSouth in Bruce on Nov. 7, 1994. She credits the 25-year run with Mattye Ruth, who interviewed and hired her.
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Together at last – A reunion 34 years in the making comes to Bruce

Kim Gregory, of Bruce, and Stephanie Astur, of Texas, grew up together in Chicago. “She is my life-long best friend of 50 years,” Kim said. “She is so precious to me and my family.”
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Love of Anime shows Johnson’s creativity

For immigrants, adjusting to life in the United States can be a challenge. For many, there comes the task of learning a new language, meeting new people, and, for school-age children, making new friends. These among others were challenges faced by Vardaman 11th grader Kevin Johnson a few years ago.
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