August 2021

Local Banking Update

Remaining strong, numbers trending well By Jack Criss The Bolivar Bullet The Bolivar Bullet conducted a brief survey with local bankers and found most were optimistic about the industry’s local performance thus far this in 2021 and believe the last quarter of this year will end on a strong note. Bankers have been vital assisting

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Sparklight Email Update

Company responds regarding service being discontinued By Jack Criss The Bolivar Bullet Amid growing concerns of Sparklight no longer carrying their email platform for local concerns, The Bolivar Bullet reached out to local company representatives and was referred to Phoenix, Arizona corporate headquarters. “In recent years, many of our customers have expressed the need for

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DSU School of Aviation

Competitive program continues growth and success By Aimee Robinette The Bolivar Bullet Delta State University is one of the premier choices for students who want a career as a professional pilot, and Joe Saia, interim chairman of commercial aviation, said even more is in store for the department with its already stellar program. “Industry professionals

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Business in Overdrive

Caterers across the Delta are meeting the challenge  By  mark h. stowers & Angela Rogalski The Bolivar Bullet The pandemic put a permanent spin on how many businesses operate. Now with an eye and focus on sanitizing and keeping workers safe, but the food industry has always led the way in that regard. Stringent procedures

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The GranBoiz Band

A group that can rock, rap, sing the Blues or country-it-up with the best of them By Angela Rogalski The Bolivar Bullet Marcus Payne, his brother Lewon Payne, and cousin Cory Latchison are the GranBoiz Band and have been playing live music together for over 17 years.  “My brother and I began our musical journey

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Stallings pursuing his dreams at DSU  By Andy Collier Sports Editor, The Bolivar Bullet When it comes to going to college, many youth want to get as far away from home as possible. For Eli Stallings, the chance to go home to play sports and pursue his life’s goals are a dream come true.  Stallings,

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Delta Arts Alliance

Receives grant from MS Arts Commission Special to The Bolivar Bullet Delta Arts Alliance of Cleveland has been awarded an $11,900 operating grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC).  “This grant is vital to our efforts in continuing to bring art to children across the Delta, both through our artists in residence and our after-school

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