Calhoun County Schools going virtual Wednesday

Due to the likelihood of severe weather to include tornado activity, strong straight line winds, & large hail throughout the day Wednesday, March 17, all campuses of the CCSD will be closed on Wednesday, March 17.

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Andrea Howell

Andrea Ranea Ferguson Howell, 36, of Bruce departed from this life February 5, 2021, after a tragic accident. [Read more...]

Essie Voyles

Essie Cindy Tutor Voyles, 71, of Vardaman passed from

this life December 7, 2020, at Diversicare of Eupora. [Read more...]

Parkers excel at district spelling bee

Brody Parker and Ethan Parker of Calhoun Academy competed in the District II East Spelling Bee hosted by Columbus Christian Academy on December 2nd.

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Mikel ‘Waddles’ Shoemaker

Mikel Shoemaker, 60, of Calhoun City passed from this life  November 30, 2020, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Calhoun City. [Read more...]

Three charged with capital murder after robbing Calhoun City store, killing clerk

Three men are charged with capital murder after killing a store clerk at a Calhoun City gas station Wednesday night during a robbery.

Deputy Ezra Conner said authorities were dispatched shortly after 9 p.m. to Calhoun Express south of Calhoun City where the clerk, Ala Salahadeen Abdulwadod, 34, was shot. Medics arrived on scene and attempted CPR. He died in transit to the hospital. [Read more...]

Lucille Thacker

Lucille Smith Thacker, 86, passed away October 8, 2020 at her home in Calhoun City. [Read more...]

A.C. Swanson

A. C. Swanson, 76, of Forest, died June 26, 2020, at his home. He was born Friday, May 5, 1944 in Bruce. [Read more...]

Voters will choose either Democrat or Republican ballot, March 10 primary

Absentee Ballots are now available for the March 10 Republican and Democratic primaries.
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Mary Nell Lowrimore

Mary Nell Simpson Lowrimore, 56, of Coffeeville, passed away Friday, Nov. 1 at her residence. [Read more...]