The Middleton Lady Tigers finished their season in the first round of the Region 6 tournament at Trinity Christian on October 9, falling to Loretto in straight sets. The Lady Tigers led the first set 4-3, but gave up seven straight points and fell... more
Photos by Ginger Tester
Food, crafts, music were a part of the Mennonite Fall Festival in Whiteville on October 6. Funds, raised by the event, go to the Mennonite School. Students and adults sang, sold homemade food, and goods throughout the day and an auction was held as... more
Photo courtesy Tina Cranford
The 8th grade students at Bolivar Middle School had the honor of having Senator Dolores Gresham visit them on September 17 in honor of Constitution Day. Senator Gresham gave the students a lesson on why the democratic process is strengthened by our... more
The Toone Lady Bobcats won their third Hardeman County Middle School Softball championship in the last four years, beating Hornsby 12-3 in the final game at Middleton Middle School Softball field. “I’m extremely proud to be a Toone Bobcat,” said... more
The Forest Festival parade brought entries from the forest industry to downtown Bolivar.
After a 10-year layoff, the Tennessee Forest Festival came back to Bolivar September 22-29 with events taking place both weekends and during the week in between. For more coverage of the 2018 Forest Festival, see B3.
Photos by Ginger Tester
Bolivar Mayor Julian McTizic with Shirley Williams, widow of Bolivar Patrolman John Archie Williams, who kept kids safe in the crosswalk in front of Bolivar Elementary School for 10 years, finishing off a total of 30 years with the Bolivar Police Department.  The city dedicated the crosswalk to his memory on October 8.
Photo courtesy Tina Cranford
The Forest Festival parade brought entries from the forest industry to downtown Bolivar.

Sims speaks

Edmond  Sims, District Resource Manager for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, recently spoke at the Chamber of Commerce networking session.  Sims discussed how managers need to proactive

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ELCANAAN BAPTIST CHURCH 226 Jackson St., Whiteville; Sunday School – 9:30 a.m., Morning Service – 11 a.m., Children’s Church, Wednesday 5:30 p.m., Bible Study Wednesday 6 p.m.

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For those of us who hunt, as we get older, we have a tendency to peak when we’re challenged. From our experience, the tactics we use change from hunt to hunt.

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The Bolivar Hardeman County Library’s adventures continued last week as frozen water pipes burst and flooded the library that had been intermittantly shut down for a broken heating system for the p

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The 8th grade students at Bolivar Middle School had the honor of having Senator Dolores Gresham visit them on September 17 in honor of Constitution Day.