A ground-breaking celebration for a new shooting range and education facility was embraced at Lone Oaks Farm on December 7. Hardeman County Mayor Jimmy Sain, commissioners of the TWRA, Director Ed Carter, TN State Representatives Johnny Shaw and Ron... more
Photo by Jessica Simmons
The Middleton Senior Apartments Plus opened with a ribbon cutting on December 6 at 321 N. Main St. in Middleton. The Senior Living Center is intended for those who are still able to care for themselves, but whose family worries they may fall, forget... more
Christmas Season Begins in Hardeman County
Cities in Hardeman County kicked off the Christmas season with parades and holiday shopping. Christmas Season Begins in Hardeman County in the Best Float Competition at the Bolivar Christmas Parade on December 4. The parade ended at Santa’s Village... more
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam and Governor’s Foundation for Health and Wellness CEO Richard Johnson designated Hardeman County and 21 other communities as Healthier Tennessee Communities. The recognition honors Anderson, Bedford, Benton, Bledsoe,... more
Twenty-one seniors were honored on Tuesday night.
Twenty awards for Bolivar Central Football players were given as the Tigers closed out their season on November 28 with their annual banquet. Earning first team all-region 7AAA honors were quarterback Trey Lowe, lineman Briason Mays, running back... more
Photo by Jessica Simmons
Christmas Season Begins in Hardeman County
Twenty-one seniors were honored on Tuesday night.


Lambert reunion; The Lambert reunion will be held August 31 starting at noon, at the home of Barbara Lambert located off Hwy 125 North on Lambert Lane here in Silerton.


Our prayer list is as follows: Grace and Bobby Bynum, Wilma Bynum, Cleo Snellings, Lee Carter, Novice Yopp, Curtis and Marjorie Hines, Margie Lovelace, Aurthur and Jo Bryson, Connie Dusek.


Bro. Wayne Flake was voted in by 100 percent as interim pastor of First United Pentecostal Church. Services will be 10 a.m.  and 6 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays.


Prayer requests: Debi Brown, Roy Brumbelow,  Dorsey Clark, Helen Daniel, Leon Downen, Ron Grantham Jr., Bristol Harwood, John Henson, Dianne Hill, Gail Hobbs, Wilma Hodges,  Paul and Billie Ruth Ho


Hello to all!  Well things are shaping up for the Hornsby Family Fun Day.  I have been told there will be several ball games, craft vendors, food vendors, car show and lots of good entertainment.

Rumor control

The word going around the gossip pole is ducks, ducks and more ducks. The conditions in the nesting area have been the best in 30 years.

In Brief

The Grand Junction Board of Aldermen to meet September 1The Grand Junction Board of Aldermen will meet 7 p.m.


Home & Family

Miss Grace Teubner, 13-year old daughter of Darrell and Holliday Teubner, will appear in Ballet Arts’ annual production of The Nutcracker on December 8, 9, and 10, at the Carl Perkins Civic Center