Middleton High School HOSA students, ranging from seventh to twelfth grade, attended the TN HOSA State Leadership Conference in Chattanooga March 24. HOSA stands for Health Occupations Students of America and is an international student... more
Photo by Ginger Tester.
Bolivar Central Head Football Coach Woodrow Lowe told his team on April 15 that he accepted the job as the Defensive Coordinator at Lausanne Collegiate School at Memphis for the 2019 season. Lowe said his experience at Bolivar Central High School... more
Preliminary work began on April 15 in preparations to “scrub seal” and “shadow pave” Highway 18 North from Market Street in Bolivar to the Hardeman County line near Medon. “They started putting out signs this week,” said Hardeman County... more
With victories over Hornsby and Middleton Middle School, Bolivar Middle School defended their Hardeman County Middle School Baseball Championship on April 6, beating Hornsby 6-1 in the final game at Middleton. “It was a tough win, a good win,” said... more
Hardeman County Dispatchers will have a new working space soon as the Hardeman County 911 Board elected to move dispatch from the Hardeman County Criminal Justice Center to a new building that will adjoin the current Hardeman County 911 business... more
Bolivar Mayor Julian McTizic and the City of Bolivar welcomed job seekers and employers to the city municipal center for the fourth job fair in his tenure as mayor. More than 50 employers attended the job fair, held Thursday, March 28 from 10:00 a.m... more
Photo by Ginger Tester.

In Brief

Bolivar Farmer’s Market on September 27
The Bolivar Farmer’s Market will open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 27 at 110 Lafayette Street, Bolivar.


These great words of wisdom come to you this week via my iPad as I sit here on the beach in Gulf Shores, AL.


Sympathy to the family of Floyd Coston in his passing. When he took a trip, he would tell me where he went and things he saw.


Our deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Holly Bobo.  Our hearts and prayers are with you.


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.


Prayer requests: Lloyd Bell, Wayne Bishop, Odis Bizzell, Debi Brown, Dorsey Clark, Leon Downen, Ron Grantham Jr., Bristol Harwood, Gayle Hobbs, Wilma Hodges,  Paul and Billie Ruth Howell, Virginia


Hello to all!  Well the weather was a little cool but that did not stop people from coming out for the Hornsby Family Fun Day.  We had a great turnout and everyone looked like they were having a gr

Grand Valley Lakes

Hello, Grand Valley Lakers… Congratulations to the Shanks household for being awarded the Yard of the Month.   The yard is a peaceful arrangement of greens and beautiful plants.  It is like a cozy



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.