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Week 1 high school football scores  WTVA

Watch Friday Night Fever at 10 p.m. on WTVA and WLOV for scores and video highlights.

Mississippi paid this out-of-state company $2.3M just to hang posters  Meridian Star

With the help of a powerful lawmaker and lobbyists, more than $2.3 million of Mississippi taxpayer money has been funneled to a Memphis company since 2012 ...

Bruce High School Homecoming  Calhoun County Journal

Bruce High School will crown a homecoming queen Friday night when the Trojans host East Union. Senior maids up for queen are, from left, Caitlyn Burt, ...

Northwest Opens Season Aug. 28  Calhoun County Journal

Ricky Woods is no stranger to winning. Neither is the Northwest Mississippi Community College football program. Maybe that's why so many Rangers are ...

UPDATE: Jury finds former Bruce teacher not guilty  WTVA

A Calhoun County jury has found a former Bruce High School teacher not guilty of touching a child for lustful purposes.

Mr. and Miss Bruce High School  Calhoun County Journal

Julianna Cain and Wesley Ross have been selected Mr. and Miss Bruce High School. Julianna is the daughter of Jason and Jennifer Cain, and Wesley's ...

Gun found at Bruce High School  WTVA

Police say the student with a gun found in their possession did not have bad intentions.

Bruce High School Cheerleaders  Calhoun County Journal

Bruce High School cheerleaders for 2016-17 are, from left, front, Briana Pulliam, Marbella Vargas, Sara Aden Long (Mascot), Tekera Armstrong, Annie Kate ...

Bruce High School band director arrested for child enticement  WTVA

Bruce High School's band director has been taken into custody on five counts of child enticement for sexual purposes.

2017 Bruce High School Cheerleaders  Calhoun County Journal

Pictured, from left, front, Marbella Vargas, Hannah Morris, Brooke Bennett-captain, Keyziah Armstrong, Briana Pulliam-co-captain; middle, Alexis Browning, ...

Bruce Sawmill Festival expecting large turnout; spaces sold out for arts and crafts vendors  Calhoun County Journal

By JOEL McNEECE. The Aqua King and Queen pageant, golf tournament, car show, live entertainment, political speaking, arts and crafts and homemade ice ...

3 educators charged in Bruce child sex case  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The 8th grade victim's mother said she reported it to school officials in March.

Bruce High School Class of 1970  Calhoun County Journal

Bruce High School Class of 1970 met Saturday night at the American Legion in Bruce. Those attending were, front, Kathy McDonald Swanson, Dorothy Lowrey ...

Former band director pleads guilty to child enticement  WTVA

Jon Bland was arrested last summer in Calhoun County.

Community Choir Christmas Concerts set this weekend  Calhoun County Journal

Calhoun County Community Choir, under the direction of Kim Parker Gregory perform their annual Christmas concerts this weekend. Three concerts will be held ...

Bruce's Sawmill Festival preparing for potential storms  WTVA

The city of Bruce is preparing to receive heavy rain over the weekend when the annual Sawmill Festival kicks off.

Los Encinos signs go up  Calhoun County Journal

Signs for Los Encinos Mexican restaurant were going up in Bruce Tuesday. The restaurant will be opening in the former Vera Cruz location on Tyson St. Owners ...

School district barely investigated sex abuse report, police say  Jackson Clarion Ledger

No leadership changes have been announced by the district.

Ottis Crocker Has Some Stories  Calhoun County Journal

By JOEL McNEECE. Ottis Crocker has more stories to tell than most trees have leaves. It's understandable given his many experiences – his father, Dr. O.B. ...

Prayer Walks draw protest in Mississippi school district  The Commercial Appeal

Calhoun County Prayer Walks bring letter of complaint.

Bond set for band director in child exploitation case  WTVA

BRUCE, Miss. (WTVA) - Bond has been set at $100,000 for a band director charged with enticement of a child. Bruce High School's Jon Bland made an ...

Spratlin honored at Baptist-Calhoun  Calhoun County Journal

Judy Spratlin is retiring from her current position as Director of Quality and Infection Control at Baptist Memorial Hospital – Calhoun after 42 years of *service*.

Charges against superintendent, BHS principal upheld by judge  Calhoun County Journal

Calhoun County Superintendent Mike Moore and Bruce High Principal Michael Gillespie will next face a trial in justice court after Circuit Judge Kelly Luther ...

Man arrested for late-night shooting in Bruce  WTVA

Law enforcement were able to take a man into custody following an overnight shooting in Bruce.

Another trip down the irresistible Mississippi Tamale Trail  Calhoun County Journal

Working our way from Yazoo City to Vicksburg and then north on Hwy. 61, my regular traveling crew completed a mission two years in the making last Saturday ...

Tupelo High's Jordan Graham alternative path to teaching  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO • When Jordan Graham was in the same seat as his current students, teaching was not part of the plan.

BHS Band performs at Walt Disney World  Calhoun County Journal

Bruce High School Marching Band from Bruce, MS, entertained thousands of Walt Disney World Resort guests with their performance at Magic Kingdom on ...

Bea's Country Kitchen Opens  Calhoun County Journal

Bea Hall, center, had a ribbon cutting Friday at the opening of her restaurant, Bea's Country Kitchen. The restaurant is on Hwy 32 in Bruce next to Farm Bureau.

BHS Class of 1976 holds 40th  Calhoun County Journal

Bruce High School class of 1976 held their 40th reunion Saturday. Those attending were, front, l to r, Celia Denley Hillhouse, Deanna Davis Ott, Carol Todd ...

Lee County earns 'B' rating | Education  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO – For the first time in recent years, the Lee County School District was given a “B” rating by the Mississippi Department of Education.

HottyToddy Hometown: Bruce, Mississippi

HISTORY OF BRUCE, MISSISSIPPI. Bruce became a town on Sept. 22, 1928, by the designation of Gov. Theo G. Bilbo. The population was 618. The land had ...

Atheist Group Demands End to 'Prayer Walks' at Mississippi Public Schools  Christian Post

A Wisconsin-based legal group is pressuring four Mississippi public schools to end their annual tradition of holding "prayer walks" to mark the start of each new ...

Three NEMISS districts get 'A' rankings | Education  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO – Only three of Northeast Mississippi's 29 public school districts earned an “A” rating from the Mississippi Department of Education for 2017.

Jody's Dance Recital  Calhoun County Journal

Jody's Dancers 14th annual Spring Dance Recital “Dance Your Heart Out”is Sunday, Apr. 30 at 2 p.m. at the Bruce High School Auditorium. K4–Front, Macie ...

UPDATE: Teacher resigns after charged with enticing a student  WTVA

A teacher with the Lafayette County School District has been charged with the enticement of a child to meet for sexual purposes, stated Lafayette Investigator ...

Houston teacher indicted for sexual battery | Chickasaw  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

HOUSTON – A school teacher has been indicted on one count of sexual battery after a Chickasaw County grand jury met earlier this week.

Tupelo maintains 'B' rating, Milam moves to 'A'  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO – New letter-grade ratings among the schools in the Tupelo Public School District vary, but the district maintained its overall “B” rating and inched ...

Band halftime show depicts police at gunpoint, stirs anger  WTVA

A high school band's halftime performance depicting police being held at gunpoint is fueling anger in a Mississippi city where two police officers were recently ...

Career expo gives students realistic glimpse into medical work  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO • This week's “Imagine the Possibilities” Career Expo offered Northeast Mississippi's eighth graders 18 different job sectors to explore.

BWW Review: FUN HOME at Shea's 710 Theatre  Broadway World

Intelligent, engaging and well cast theatre has returned to the former Studio Arena theatre with MusicalFare's fine production of FUN HOME. The space may now ...

JUCO athlete Jay Johnson commits to Ole Miss  Red Cup Rebellion

Hugh Freeze and Co. continue to work the crootin trails in order to revamp the Landshark defense. Jay Johnson, who was originally pledged to the Rebels for ...

Video: Bruce Teacher Accused Of Child Sex Crime To Appear Before Grand Jury  WCBI

CALHOUN CO., Miss. (WCBI) – A former Bruce High School teacher and coach accused of a child sex crime has waived his right to a probable cause hearing.

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

UPDATED: Complete list of athletes honored at Best of MS Preps  Jackson Clarion Ledger

On Thursday, May 28 - The Clarion-Ledger will honor more than 1,500 student athletes in 22 sports at the Best of MS Preps banquet. It's going to be a great night ...

Man arrested for enticement of a child  WTVA

BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) -- A joint investigation by state and local law enforcement leads to the arrest of a man on charges he attempted to entice a child for ...

Child enticement arrest made in Prentiss County  WTVA

Wayne Clark Inman was arrested in Prentiss County.

Pope fondly recalls when New Hope ended Hamilton's winning streak  The Commercial Dispatch

Streaks are part of Northeast Mississippi''s football history. But before South Panola High School football team claimed the honor of holding the state''s longest ...

You Will Weep and Know Why  SB Nation

After sunset on a cool Friday evening in November 2005, two high school football teams played a game in Water Valley, Mississippi. Unless you were a player, ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 11/26  Orlando Sentinel

To place an Orlando Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. LAKE. McDuffie Patsy R., 69, of Eustis, died Saturday, ...

Behind the Wheel: Don Henley, Johnny Mathis among Upshur County’s famous births  Tyler Morning Telegraph

GILMER - Gwen Jewett wasn't born and raised in Gilmer, but she seems to know more about the town than many long-timers.

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