Businesses close for holiday
For Labor Day on Monday, many will be out and about barbequing and celebrating with friends and family, including bank tellers and city officials. The Bolivar Commercial will be closed on Monday. D...
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Seo has love for language
When Jiyoung Seo came to the United States for school she had already visited a few times before. However, this time was different. Seo would be attending elementary school where everyone spoke Eng...
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Septemberfest a Hit in Mound Bayou

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Wildcats ground Eagles in Battle of Bolivar County
ROSEDALE — The annual game between the Cleveland High School Wildcats and the West Bolivar Eagles usually turns out to be an intense showdown. One or two plays normally make the different in the sh...
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From Paris to Mound Bayou
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What brings a French photographer and his family from Paris, France, to Mound Bayou, Mississippi? Edouard Caupeil was covering the presidential primaries in 2008 and came to Jackson for "LeMonde", a French newspaper. A fellow journalist asked about Catholic churches and someone mentioned Mound Bayou so he looked it up and wanted to visit. He came and talked to a priest, wanted to tell the story of the town, and 6 months later returned for "Geo" magazine. "I wanted to find out about a black to...
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