High school football teams in Hardeman County will kick off their seasons with road games on August 23. Middleton will open with region foe Collinwood High School in Collinwod on August 23, but will have last year’s top passer in West Tennessee. “... more
The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture recognized Hardeman County Extension Director Gary Rodgers as one of their top faculty, staff, researchers and Extension experts at UTIA’s annual Awards and Promotions Luncheon held on the UTIA... more
Daniel, far left, poses with the flagstick and his fellow competitors at Talamore.
Carson Daniel of Bolivar shot 75-74-80--229 to finish in a tie for 35th in the 11-year old division of the USKids Golf World Championship at Talamore Golf Course in Pinehurst August 1-3. The weeklong experience includes a Parent/Child Tournament,... more
The Hardeman County Community Health Center held their annual Back to School Bash on Saturday, August 3, with games, activities, and giveaways from community businesses as well as check-ups and physicals for those attending the bash. The community... more
UT/TSU Extension is offering a unique opportunity for gardeners – young and old, new or experienced to engage in both classroom and practical learning of a wide variety of gardening and home horticultural topics. The Hardeman County Extension Office... more
Photo courtesy of Evin Lax.
The Bad Intentions co-ed softball team defeated the Bottom Ballers 18-8 in the final game of the Lions Club Softball tournament held Saturday, July 27 at the City Park in Bolivar. The eight-team event was held to raise money for the Bolivar Liions... more
Daniel, far left, poses with the flagstick and his fellow competitors at Talamore.
Photo courtesy of Evin Lax.


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.

In Brief

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

In Brief

Early voting opened October 15
Early voting opened at the Hardeman County Election Commission office at 106-B Porter Street.



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.