Southwest Baptist University alumni and friends will celebrate homecoming Friday and Saturday, Oct. 18-19, on the Bolivar campus.
As part of a series of events centering on fire safety and education, Bolivar City Fire Department hosted a Friday S’mores Fun Night outside the station on Friday, Oct. 11. Not only was a s’mores table available for the public’s delight, but the event also gave children the chance to tour a …
President Donald Trump's recent news conference pronouncements involving allegations by federal-government whistle blowers reminded me of my growing experience in Missouri's statehouse by public officials seeking to avoid awkward questions from reporters.
Get the latest news, sports, obituaries, and special interest features in this October 16, 2019 edition of The Bolivar Herald-Free Press.
A Bolivar student recently received a Halloween treat. Pictured here, Bolivar High School football player Hayden Burks surprises Little Liberators student Cam Johnson with a signed Bolivar helmet for his Halloween costume after Johnson expressed interest in as dressing up as a football playe…
A late comeback attempt couldn’t lift Bolivar High School football over Fort Scott last year, but the Liberators will have a fresh shot at the Tigers this week.
Southwest Baptist University football proved that a few weeks can make a big difference, earning a 32-30 win over William Jewell College on Saturday, Oct. 12, after the Cardinals beat the Bearcats 29-9 early last month. The Bearcats are now 3-3 (1-2 GLVC).
Sheriff Danny Morrison knows all too well the value of a helping hand — especially when those he’s working alongside are farmers and community members instead of fellow law enforcement.
A Springfield man accused of starting a vehicle fire in a Bolivar church parking lot last year pleaded guilty and was sentenced last week in Polk County Circuit Court.
Lady Liberators tennis doubles tandem Lexi Berry and Megan Roberts are district champions, following a 6-2, 6-1 win over a team from Osage at the Class 1 District 9 tournament Friday, Oct. 11.