WMOD, The Bulletin Times and the Hardeman County NAACP hosted the county debate on July 10 at Bolivar Central High School. Left to right: Bolivar Police Chief Pat Baker, Kandy Shackelford, Toone Police Chief Jerry Siler, Hardeman County Sheriff John Doolen, Calvin Howell, and Hardeman County Mayor Jimmy Sain.

Voting Begins Friday

Early Voting in Hardeman County will begin on Friday, July 13 at the Hardeman County Election Commission at 106 S. Porter Street in Bolivar.
A total of 48 candidates will vie for 33 positions in county government as well as primaries in state races and the race for aldermen in Whiteville.
See ballot on A9 and A10.
Early voting will continue through July 28, with Election Day scheduled for August 2.