Hardeman County was treated to the Driving Innovation Road Show as the mobile until came to Bolivar on June 11. Driving Innovation is a mobile program that supports economic and workforce development in Tennessee’s rural communities. Funded by the... more
Photo by Ginger Tester.
New Bolivar Central Football Coach Montrell Craft has only been at work as the head coach for a few weeks, but he sees a chance for good things from his squad. “We have some key guys coming back in certain positions, such as the offensive line,... more
Lynn Price (left) with Evelyn Robertson, of Whiteville, who presented the award.
Bolivar Fire Chief Lynn Price won the African American Conference Outstanding Leader Award during the WestStar Leadership Program’s Annual African American Leadership Conference, held May 7 in Jackson. Price was also named Fire Chief of the Year by... more
The American Red Cross-Midwest Tennessee Chapter has named local resident, Mrs. Sarah Rice as their 2019 Volunteer of the Year. Sarah is employed by the City of Bolivar and serves as administrative support for the Bolivar Fire Department and as the... more
Photo by Nikki Williams.
Bolivar Mayor Julian McTizic unveiled plans for Sand Beach Lake on the east end of Bolivar, in a ceremony on May 23. Unveiled as a 122-acre park, the plans have a boat ramp, beach area, walking trails, an amphitheatre, camping areas, and in the... more
Photo by Grace Teubner
The Bolivar Central Lady Tigers saw their most successful season ever come to a close on May 18 with a 5-1 loss to Lexington in the sub-state game, the latest the Tigers have ever lasted in the playoffs. Head Coach Dylan Hill said it was bittersweet... more
Photo by Ginger Tester.
Lynn Price (left) with Evelyn Robertson, of Whiteville, who presented the award.
Photo by Nikki Williams.
Photo by Grace Teubner


Howdy-Do from the Town of Toone! I hope everyone is enjoying the cooler fall weather. I love these cooler days and the crisp, cool mornings.


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, Kimberly


Porters Creek Baptist is planning a Sunset Service on Sunday, October 19, 2014, beginning at 5:45 p.m.  Further details will be provided next week.


    Hello to all!  Well, the Hornsby Elementary School girl’s softball team brought home the first place trophy for the fourth year in a row.  We are very proud of each and every one of these young

Grand Junction

Greetings, Grand Junction!  I’m so loving this beautiful weather, and the gorgeous colors of the leaves.  We had a great time at the Ruritan fish fry last weekend.



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

Middleton High School HOSA students, ranging from seventh to twelfth grade, attended the TN HOSA State Leadership Conference in Chattanooga March 24.