Bolivar Mayor Chris Warwick presented a proclamation to the Matilda Polk Campbell chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution in honor of Constitution Week, which runs from Sept. 16-22.
The Bolivar High School Class of 1949 met for its 69th reunion Saturday, Sept. 8, at Smith's Restaurant. Pictured are, from left, back row — Kenneth Bruce of Bolivar, Betty Stone-Breshears of Belton, Billie Hendrickson-Hutcheson of Bolivar, Erma Jarman-Kahler of Springfield, Willa Carter-Str…
U.S. Army Reserve B Battery 3/75th Field Artillery Battalion held its annual reunion Sunday, Aug. 12, at Citizens Memorial Hospital in Bolivar. This year’s gathering marked the battery’s 62nd anniversary.
Clarence and Donna Prudhoe of Pleasant Hope will celebrate their 50th anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. Labor Day, Sept. 3, at University Heights Baptist Church, 1010 S. National Ave., Springfield. Friends and relatives are invited to attend.
Author William E. Patterson, a former Bolivar resident who now resides in San Antonio, Texas, recently published a book of stories about growing up in Bolivar. The book, “I Came From There: A Memoir,” is available for purchase online at Amazon.com.
Susan Cho, daughter of Kay and Sue Cho, Lee’s Summit, and Jeremy Byrd, son of Paula Byrd and the late Lawrence T. Byrd, Bolivar, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
The Bolivar High School Class of 1963 met Saturday, July 21. Class members shown in the photo are, from left, front row — Wanda Vest Sheldon, Carolyn Jenkins Harrison, Kay Scurlock Garretson, Donna Sue Polodna Breesawitz, Dwight Crites; back row —Buddy Teters, Ron McIntire, Jean Pufahl Vinc…
Two local students — Zackery Koch of Bolivar and Allison Nicole Freed of Flemington — were among those who graduated May 12 from Truman State University, Kirksville.
Rick and Amanda Long, Bolivar, announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Allie Annette Long, to Jesse James Cole, son of Luther “Guy” and Nikki Cole, Bolivar.