Sophomore Jaquan Lax led Bolivar against Crockett County with 20 points, including 7-8 from the free throw line. Lax also had seven rebounds and four assists.  Photo by Ginger Tester.
Bolivar Central (4-2) sprinted out to a 16-point half time lead over Crockett County and held off a late charge to win 62-58 at Alamo on December 4. “I told the team I was happy at halftime,” said Bolivar Central Coach Rick Rudesill. “We were... more
Photo by Brandy Kemp Photography.
Miss Grace Teubner, 14-year old daughter of Darrell and Holliday Teubner, will dance in the roles of Russian and Mouse in Ballet Arts’ annual production of The Nutcracker on December 7, 8, and 9, at the Carl Perkins Civic Center in Jackson. This is... more
Photo of Pleasant Run Creek Park by Sarah Rice
The City of Bolivar Parks and Recreation Department recently benefitted from a donation in the amount of $1,000 from the Bolivar Optimist Club and presented by Mr. Danny Cheshier. Recreation Director Curtis Stack announced the donation thanking the... more
Photo by Ginger Tester.
Bolivar Central led Chester County by 20 at the half and held on to win 77-72 in Bolivar on November 27. “I’m happy with the win, but not happy with the game,” said Coach Rick Rudesill, who watched his team fail to score a field goal in the fourth... more
Sophomore Jaquan Lax led Bolivar against Crockett County with 20 points, including 7-8 from the free throw line. Lax also had seven rebounds and four assists.  Photo by Ginger Tester.
Photo by Brandy Kemp Photography.
A Haven of Flowers was judged the winner of the Bolivar Main Street Christmas storefront decorating contest held the week of November 26-30.
Photo of Pleasant Run Creek Park by Sarah Rice
Photo by Ginger Tester.
The Whiteville Food Bank gave out its first Thanksgiving package November 12 at the Whiteville Senior Citizens building. The Food Bank thanks those who lent their support.

From the mailbox

In a 2000 ruling, the Tennessee Supreme Court, regarding the un-Constitutional restrictions about abortion at that time, stated “We conclude that a woman’s right to terminate her pregnancy is a vit

Evolution

Where does it end? If I make an educated guess, I’d have to say never. Somewhere way back in the tree of life, we were either  hunters or gathers. The better we could hunt, the more we ate.

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The Grand Junction Board of Aldermen to meet November 3
The Grand Junction Board of Aldermen will meet 7 p.m. Monday, November 3 at city hall, 150 North Tippah Street.

Georgia V. King

Georgia V. King, 103, of Bolivar, departed this life Monday morning, October 20, 2014 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. She was the widow of Charlie W.

Joy Cardwell Kittle

Joy Cardwell Kittle, 79, of Counce, passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014.  She was born November 1, 1934 in Middleton, daughter of the late Rufus Noel and Sallie Belcher Cardwell

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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

Home & Family

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.