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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Depression affects millions
Depression is a mental illness that affects approximately 35 million people in the United States, but it can be treated successfully. Many factors can contribute to depression such as family histor...
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Sheriff Dept. makes second arrest
The Bolivar County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a second suspect in connection with an attempt to delivery contraband into the Bolivar County Regional Correctional Facility that occurred in the ea...
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Statesmen getting better
The Delta State University Statesmen have been improving each day in practice with the football season rapidly approaching. Sunday afternoon provided plenty of reason for DSU fans to be optimistic ...
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More e-books coming for Cleveland students
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Pack up the textbooks because they are becoming a thing of the past. Cleveland School District has moved to e-books and now students are able to access their books from the Internet. "We are trying to get to the point, where instead of buying hardbound textbooks, we get e-books. What you've got to realize is that textbooks can't switch over to common core and say 'we're common core ready' because they're just not," said Dr. Lisa Bramuchi, the assistant superintendent of curriculum, instructio...
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