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Eloise McFall

VARDAMAN – Eloise Orr McFall, 77, died Oct. 3, 2013, at home. She was born Oct. 26, 1935, in Calhoun County the daughter of J.C. Orr & Ollie Conner Orr. She was a retired nurse aid for Calhoun Health Service Nursing Home and a member of Bentley Baptist Church. Services will be noon Friday, Oct. […]

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Ruthie Boland

  CALHOUN CITY – Ruthie Mae Rogers Boland, 83, died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Calhoun Health Services Nursing Home in Calhoun City. She was born April 16, 1930, in Yalobusha County to John Williams Rogers and Sallie Rebecca Fields Rogers. She was a homemaker and a member of Shiloh Baptist Church. Survivors include a […]

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FOOTBALL SCORES: Friday, Sept. 20, 2013.

EDITOR’S NOTE: Complete local game stories and photos will be published in the Wednesday, Sept. 25, Chickasaw Journal.   Area scores Booneville 48, Tishomingo County 26 Calhoun Aca. 50, Friendship Aca. 0 Choctaw County 12, Houston 8 Coffeeville 34, Thrasher 7 Corinth 24, New Albany 16 East Union 20, Strayhorn 14 East Webster 25, Caledonia […]

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FOOTBALL: AP Mississippi High School Poll

Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers. Class Overall School W-L Pts Prv 1. South Panola (13) (4-0) 139 1 2. Brandon (1) (4-0) 123 2 3. Petal (4-0) 108 3 4. Oak Grove (3-0) 88 5 5. Olive Branch […]

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Mary Williams

CALHOUN CITY – Mary Laura Pruett Williams, 85, died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Trace Regional Hospital in Houston. She was born Nov. 1, 1927, in Slate Springs to Elmer Pruett and Evie Russell Pruett. She was a homemaker and a Baptist. Survivors include her husband, Arthur Curtis Williams of Calhoun City; one daughter, Jean […]

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Jerald Lofton

CALHOUN CITY – Jerald Q. Lofton, 75, died Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born Aug. 12, 1938, in Rankin County. He was a retired furniture factory employee and a member of Derma Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1956-1962. Services will be at […]

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FOOTBALL SCORES: Sept. 13, 2013

Area scores Baldwyn 39, Belmont 18 Blytheville, Ark. 26, Okolona 14 Calhoun City 28, Pontotoc 10 Coldwater 50, Biggersville 22 Columbus 41, West Point 14 Corinth 38, Booneville 14 East Webster 21, Houston 13 Hamilton 31, Vardaman 7 Hebron Christian 46, Calvary 0 Holly Springs 36, Coahoma Co. 0 Itawamba AHS 31, Center Hill 21 […]

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL POLL: Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013

Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers. Class Overall School W-L Pts Prv 1. South Panola (16) (3-0) 168 1 2. Brandon (1) (3-0) 149 2 3. Petal (3-0) 119 4 4. Olive Branch (3-0) 112 3 5. Oak Grove […]

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Alvin Gulledge

CALHOUN CITY – Alvin Ray Gulledge, 84, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at Calhoun Health Services. He was born July 7, 1929, in Big Creek to Walter Gulledge and Ora Lee Cantrell Gulledge. He was a retired presser for Kellwood Co. and a member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Air […]

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TONIGHT’S GAMES: At A Glance

Key games Aberdeen (1-1)  at Amory (2-0) THE BUZZ: This is the 77th meeting of the A-Game between the Monroe County rivals. … The winner receives the A-Trophy. … In Amory’s first game without QB Jon David Poss (ACL), Fred Garth scored three TDs in a 31-30 win at Senatobia. NEXT WEEK: Noxubee County at […]

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Phil Norris

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. – Funeral services for Phil Norris, 58, who died Aug. 30, 2013, were conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, from the Posey Funeral Chapel. Rev. Daniel McClure officiated with interment in Pineview Memorial Park. Norris was a native of Mississippi, having made North Augusta his home for the past 17 years. […]

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Viola Beckett

CALHOUN CITY – Viola Collins Beckett, 87, died Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City. She was born Feb. 16, 1926, in Bruce. She was a homemaker, and a honorary member and past president of the 20th Century Club. She was a member of Bruce First Baptist Church and a member […]

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BILLY McCORD: As I see it

I have received a lot of comments concerning the “truck wagon”, made by my father, and the blessed old goat that my cousin and I had. We did train him to pull the wagon and did not have to train him to butt anyone with their back turned. I probably do not have to tell […]

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Alvin Mann Jr.

CALHOUN CITY – Alvin William Mann Jr., 51, died Friday, Aug. 20, 2013, at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City. He was born Dec. 1, 1961, in Vardaman to Alvin Mann and Barbara Gentry. He was a farmer for Johnson Farms and a member of Bentley Baptist Church. He is survived by his special friend […]

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