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Fifth graders receive special memento from military dad

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor A military dad who visited his son’s class at Tolar School late last year recently surprised the fifth-graders with a special gift when he sent them all Challenge Coins featuring the name and motto of his unit, the U.S. Army Transportation Agency. He also gave the teacher, Laurie Brandon, a […]

Hosford’s Ann Marie Brown wins Apalachee Valley VFW Post #12010 Patriot Pen Essay Contest

Ann Marie Brown of Hosford won the Apalachee Valley VFW Post 12010 Patriot Pen Essay contest in February. She wrote her essay on the theme ‘Are You Proud of Your Country?’ (see complete essay below). The 14-year-old is an eighth grade student at W.R. Tolar School in Bristol. She was awarded a check and certificate […]

Liberty County student takes part in National Spelling Bee

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor Ann Marie Brown may only be 13 years old, but she’s already a veteran of spelling bees. She’s won the Liberty County Spelling Bee for the past three years and progressed onto the Regional Spelling Bee in Tallahassee. Her win in the regionals this year put in her in the […]

Gum, cell phones and hoodies on the banned list at Tolar

OPEN HOUSE Open House at Tolar School will be on Wednesday, Aug. 18 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. A short assembly will be held at 6 p.m. in the multi-purpose room. Ms. Gayle and the music students are preparing a few songs for our entertainment. District staff will be on hand with information about the lunchroom, to […]

Tolar Bulldawg Bark

St. Jude Children’s Hospital Fundraiser Mary Catherine Davis recently sponsored a fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Hospital with the goal to raise $1,000. Thank you for making this fundraiser a success! Tolar collected $1,200 and exceeded the goal—Way To Go, Tolar! Tolar’s Got Talent Students were treated to a talent show with singing, dancing, acting […]