Month: May 2020

Appalachian Trailblazers – Bolivar Countians taking the walk of a lifetime

Hiking the Appalachian Trail might sound easy. But strap on a 45-pound pack and the game changes. Factor in steep inclines, impossible rocks, slippery tree roots, blaring sun, rain, wind, snow, ticks, bears, snakes, spiders, mud, blisters (lots of blisters), shin splints, twisted ankles, body odor beyond description, and snoring shelter mates.  So why take …

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Five Lady Colts will continue their softball prowess at the college level. A family loves, forgives, endures and celebrates the highs and lows of life. The 2020 edition of the Lady Colt Softball Team at Bayou Academy came close to a state championship only to fall short in the finals. They had done the same …

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