Coloring Contest Winners left to right back row: Taniya Starks, Maci Slavens, Josef Slavens, Awarion Barnett, Officer Howell. Front row: Taziayha Simon, Austin Malena, Carlee Clayborne, Madison Thomas, Kassi Duncan
Whiteville Elementary celebrated Red Ribbon Week October 28-November 1. During the week students dressed down to promote drug free messages. We had 'sock it to drugs', 'give drugs the boot' and other themed days. Our resource officer Courtney... more
All 23 Bolivar Central Football seniors were co-captains for the last home game. Photo by Sarah Rice.
At Perry County, junior running back Tavaris Morgan ran for 235 yards and four touchdowns, but Middleton couldn’t overcome a 40-18 halftime deficit, losing 54-40. Middleton cut the lead to 40-34 at the end of three, but could get no closer.... more
The Middleton players that evoked cheers at Bailey Howell Gymnasium in Middleton from 1980-2018 took the court in the brand new spectator gym November 2 in the annual alumni game. Middleton Coach James Burkley, a Middleton alum himself, was happy to... more
Veterans at the 77th Pennsylvania Monument Dedication, November 12, 1933.
In observance of Veteran’s Day on Monday, November 11, 2019, Shiloh National Military Park will host walking tours of the Shiloh National Cemetery and the opportunity for visitors to take a quiz and earn a special Veterans Day certificate. Walking... more
After a few years as a pharmacy under the Fred’s Pharmacy umbrella Hudson Drug will return under its old name, purchased by an independent Tennessee-owned company. “We intend to take care of our customers and get away from the restrictions of a... more
Photo by Sarah Rice
The pouring rain at Eagle Stadium in Henderson didn’t slow down senior Rayveon Gibbs as he and the Bolivar Tigers beat the Eagles 30-14 on October 25. Gibbs’ night began with a 39-yard touchdown catch from sophomore quarterback Tyler Rice to give... more
Coloring Contest Winners left to right back row: Taniya Starks, Maci Slavens, Josef Slavens, Awarion Barnett, Officer Howell. Front row: Taziayha Simon, Austin Malena, Carlee Clayborne, Madison Thomas, Kassi Duncan
All 23 Bolivar Central Football seniors were co-captains for the last home game. Photo by Sarah Rice.
Veterans at the 77th Pennsylvania Monument Dedication, November 12, 1933.
Photo by Sarah Rice

Pocahontas

On October 4, the American Legion men will have a yard sale in the parking lot of First South Bank. There will be something for everyone.

Middleton

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

Hornsby

Hello to all!  Well, football season is here and everyone is wishing the weather could be just a little cooler, especially the players wouldn’t mind.  Gary, Tara, Bailee and Gunnar Barnes and Paul,

Grand Junction

Greetings, Grand Junction!  Sympathy goes out to Jeri Mills, whose son, Raymond Mills passed away last week.  Please remember Jeri and the rest of the family in your prayers.

It’s here!

Our tradition on Labor Day is a big family gathering and dove shoot. As normal,  Momma Hoot bonds with the kitchen. We have a country man’s breakfast and the talk is about the dove hunt.

Wake up America

There is a war going on. Pray for the direction of the leaders of our country and people of the world. We must rely on the one who can guide and protect us.

In Brief

The Middleton Board of Alderman to meet September 15
The Middleton Board of Alderman will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, September 15 at city hall, 300 South Main Street.

Church Happenings

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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News

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

Coloring Contest Winners left to right back row: Taniya Starks, Maci Slavens, Josef Slavens, Awarion Barnett, Officer Howell. Front row: Taziayha Simon, Austin Malena, Carlee Clayborne, Madison Thomas, Kassi Duncan

Whiteville Elementary celebrated Red Ribbon Week October 28-November 1. During the week students dressed down to promote drug free messages.