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Bobby Clements

BRUCE – Bobby Joe Clements, 62, died Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City. He was born Jan. 4, 1951, in Bruce. He was a graduate of Bruce High School and a graduate of the University of Mississippi with a bachelors degree. He retired from Kellwood Co., were he served as […]

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Bobby Clements

BRUCE – Bobby Joe Clements, 62, died Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City. He was born Jan. 4, 1951, in Bruce. He was a graduate of Bruce High School and a graduate of the University of Mississippi with a bachelors degree. He retired from Kellwood Co., were he served as […]

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Johnnie Terrell

HOUSTON – Johnnie C. Terrell, 78, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, at Trace Regional Hospital. He was born Nov. 2, 1935. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, at Houston Chapel CME Church with Minister Elijah Thomas Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Houston Cemetery. Westbrooks Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of […]

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Joe Gary

TUPELO – Joseph Webster “”Joe”” Gary, 86, born, April 4, 1927, in Byram to Albert West Gary and Allie Robinson Gary went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, after a lengthy battle with cancer. He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his daughters, Lynn and JoAnn, as well as extended […]

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Joe Hewitt

HOUSTON – Joe Miller Hewitt, 72, died Friday, Dec. 21, 2013 at Golden Living Center in Eupora. He was born Oct. 4, 1941 in Humphreys County to Thomas Benton and Hattie Hood Hewitt. He was a retired factory worker and member of Pontotoc Church of Christ. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21 […]

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Joe Graves

HOULKA – Joseph Newell “”Joe”” Graves, 88, died Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at his home in Houlka. He was born Sept. 22, 1925, in Houlka to Jesse Grady Graves and Anice Newell Graves. He was a retired electrical engineer for TVA and a member of Houlka Presbyterian Church. He was an Army Air Corp veteran […]

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WEDDING: Acy/Pulliam

Ms. Marion Dillard, of Pelahatchie and Mr. And Mrs. Anthony Acy, Jr., of Brandon announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Nicole Acy, to Joe Stanley Pulliam, Jr. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. And Mrs. Bill Dillard, of Pelahatchie, Mr. And Mrs. Gary Plummer, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Taylor, […]

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Joe Edd Hamilton

WOODLAND – Joe Edd Hamilton, 74, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at The Windsor Place in Columbus. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at New Prospect M.B. Church in Woodland. Burial will be in New Prospect Cemetery. Montgomery Mortuary of Houston is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be from 5 to […]

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Joe Swords

RANDOLPH – Sherman Lee “Joe” Swords, 71, died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, at home. He was a factory worker, and he enjoyed hunting and fishing. Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc with Bro. Wayne Cobb and Bro. Joey Swords officiating. Burial will be in County Line […]

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Fire up the tractor

HOUSTON – It’s older than just about everybody in Northeast Mississippi, but it will be rolling and going and tooting its whistle at the Flywheel Festival this fall. The Ole Timers donated funds to the Mississippi Valley Flywheel Association last week to repair the 1923 Keck-Gonnerman steam engine at Joe Brigance Park and Massey Boiler […]

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City tables school board appointment

HOUSTON – The Houston Board of Alderman has tabled a vote on naming a new Houston School District Trustee after a split 2-2 vote last week. Dist. 2 Alderman Shenia Jones nominated Joe Orr for the trustee seat and was seconded by Dist. 4 Alderman Willie Mae McKinney. Dist. 1 Alderman Tony Uhiren and Dist. […]

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Joe Wiggs

HOUSTON – Leslie Joe Wiggs, 74, died Monday, May 6, 2013, at his home. He was born March 29, 1939, to Elmer Bud Wiggs and Robbie Pauline Mayhan Wiggs. He was a retired barber and farmer. He was a member of Midway Baptist Church. Services are Thursday, May 9, at 10 a.m. at Houston Funeral […]

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Houston Relay for Life is tonight

HOUSTON – Months of fund raising for the American Cancer Society will culminate in a party in the park this Friday night as the Chickasaw County Relay for Life event will begin at 6 p.m. Relay for Life is a friendly competition between teams made of school, civic, church and family groups who raise funds […]

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Flywheel Festival spins this weekend

Houston’s Flywheel Festival unfolds Friday and Saturday with lots of food, fun and quality entertainment. The 32nd annual Mississippi Valley Flywheel Spring Festival will be held April 26-27 in Joe Brigance Park and kicks off with a boom at the anvil shoot at 11 a.m. “We started doing the anvil shoot not long after the […]

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