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Monthly Archives: August 2014

Tigers defeat Kirby

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Bartlett’s ground game too much for Cardinals

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Bolton falls to Collierville in opener

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With a new offense and new gray uniforms, the Dragons were ready to battle the Bolton Wildcats on a hot, humid Friday night in Collierville. Collierville started the game strong with Austin Hall’s 71-yard kickoff return to the Wildcat’s four yard line. Two plays later, All-District quarterback Alex Hicks threw a four-yard touchdown pass to […]

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Hundreds attend Lakeland town forum

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Citizens speak out on tax hike and middle/high school. Lakeland citizens stayed for nearly three hours at an Aug. 19 town forum to voice their support and their fears about the proposed $50 million combined middle and high school. Officials are looking at a 30-year $0.55 property tax increase to fund the facility, currently called […]

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Legals for Aug. 28, 2014

PUBLIC NOTICE Shelby County Department of Housing (SCDH) is preparing its Consolidated Annual Performance Report (CAPER) for the program year that began July 1, 2013 and ended June 30, 2014. The CAPER is required by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development to describe CDBG and HOME program activities undertaken by SCDH to address […]

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At a Glance for Aug. 28, 2014

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Lakeland revs up meetings on $50M school The Lakeland school board is hosting special neighborhood meetings on the $50 million middle/ high school proposal: 7 p.m. Aug. 28 at Lakeland City Hall for Creekside Manor. 5 p.m. Sept. 2 at the I.H. Clubhouse (4523 Canada Road) for The Pointe and Woodland Park. 6:30 p.m. Sept. […]

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Cordova girl shot by gun left in toddler’s reach

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Putting a gun within the reach of preschoolers is a recipe for disaster, as a Cordova family discovered Saturday when a little girl was shot in the foot. Charles Sanders, 25, allegedly left a loaded weapon under his living room couch, where the four-year-old victim and her two-year-old brother found it. Shelby County Sheriff’s Office […]

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Bartlett Police report for Aug. 18-24, 2014

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The Bartlett Police Department reported the following incidents for Aug. 18-24. (Reports for the week of Aug. 11-17 were not provided.) Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These are brief summaries of more detailed BPD reports. Aug. […]

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Blood donors in September get free haircut

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The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to show that “Saving Lives Never Looked So Good.” During the month of September, those who come to give blood or platelets at participating Red Cross blood drives and blood donation centers will receive a coupon for a free haircut. Eligible donors can visit […]

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Local municipalities reach petition goals for grocery wine sales vote

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As of Monday, work continued on verifying signatures on petitions to add the Wine in Grocery Store (WIGS) referendum to the Nov. 4 ballot for Memphis, but the goal seems within reach. Other munitipalities have reached their goals already: Memphis: 12,355 valid; 13,372 needed Arlington: 328 valid; 328 needed Bartlett: 1,623 valid; 1,622 needed Collierville: […]

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80th birthday: Family, friends invited to honor Shirley Davis

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You are cordially invited to an “Open House 80th Birthday” celebration in honor of Shirley Davis on Aug. 30. The celebration will be from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Bartlett Recreation Center at 7700 Flaherty Place. Attendees may RSVP to Belinda Hartzler at hartzler75@gmail.com. Your presence is present enough.

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Belote-Mitchell

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Mr. and Mrs. Marvin E. Belote of Bartlett, Tenn., are pleased to announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Mardi Christine Elaine Belote, to William Cole (Billy) Mitchell, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Frederick Mitchell, also of Bartlett. The bride’s grandparents are Nora May Crill and Bruce Alton Crill Sr. from Bartlett, both deceased, […]

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