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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Bartlett Lady Panthers defeat Cordova 55-23

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The Bartlett Lady Panthers blanked Cordova 55-23 on Saturday. Charity Savage led Bartlett with 25 points and Ashley Payne added 13 points. Bartlett started the game hot, outscoring the Wolves 11-5 in the first quarter and taking a 19-12 into halftime. The Lady Panthers turned on the afterburners in the second half and used a […]

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Cordova wins over Bartlett 71-67

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The Bartlett Panthers outscored Cordova by 8 points in the second half but were unable to win Saturday against a Wolves team that has won its last six games. Cordova used a 19-10 first quarter run to gain a 38-26 halftime lead, which would ultimately prove unsurmountable for the Panthers in the 71-67 loss. Vince […]

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Snow Day!

Even a light sprinkling of snow can put a sparkle into an everyday landscape. Mid-South residents were bracing for severe weather and ended up with icy roads, closed schools, and just enough powder to scrape off the yard into snowballs and some small snowmen.  

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Memphis man threatens officers, gets arrested

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A Memphis suspect who threatened officers and posted a video of himself with guns on Facebook Saturday was arrested Monday morning at his mother’s house, according to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO). Cody “JuiceMane” Davis, 23, was arrested after members of the Metro Gang Unit and the Fugitive Apprehension Team received a tip about […]

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Severe weather forecast delays BPD applicant testing to Jan. 30

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Because of wintry weather forecasts last week, the Bartlett Police Department’s officer testing was rescheduled from Jan. 23 to 8 a.m. Jan. 30. Applicants who cannot make this new date are asked to contact BPD’s Central Records at (901) 385-5500. This does not affect any applicant who tested and passed the written and physical exams […]

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Bartlett to welcome new $12M Olympus facility

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NASHVILLE — Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd along with Olympus officials announced Thursday that the company will construct a new East Coast national service and distribution center in Bartlett Corporate Park. Olympus will invest $12 million in the facility, which will operate as a service and distribution center […]

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Beware of price gouging on essentials after winter storm

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NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance (TDCI) is urging consumers to be wary of potential price gouging following the severe winter storm that swept across Tennessee last weekend. Tennessee’s price gouging laws make it unlawful for individuals and businesses to charge unreasonable prices for essential goods and services including gasoline, food, ice, […]

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Bartlett Kiwanis top others in fundraising

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The Bartlett Kiwanis Club has been faithfully ringing the Salvation Army Bell for years, and the effort shows: Bartlett Kiwanis Bartlett has won the trophy for the most money raised out of all five Kiwanis Clubs in the Mid-South. Kiwanis Bartlett raised $929.40. The money raised from all the Kiwanis Clubs was $3,469.12 which will […]

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News roundup for Jan. 28, 2016

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Agricenter hires director of communications MEMPHIS — John Charles Wilson, President of Agricenter International, has selected Christine Donhardt, ASLA, to serve as Director of Communications. She is tasked with sharing the mission of the Agricenter with the public through outreach, event planning, grant writing, and fundraising. Donhardt served for nearly five years in the Memphis-Shelby […]

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Susan Holley

Hickory Withe, Tenn. — Susan Holley , 66 , passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2016, at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. Services were at 10 a.m. Saturday, January 23, 2016, at Hickory Withe First Baptist Church. Visitation was at Hickory Withe First Baptist Church, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, January 22, 2016.

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Bartlett resident wins Collierville auction

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On Jan. 13, former President Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt, visited Collierville to share stories of his remarkable life at the Collierville Chamber of Commerce Membership Luncheon at the Ridgeway Country Club. While the actual president passed almost a century ago, he was portrayed by Joe Wiegand, who has performed his Presidential act all over the country, […]

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Animal shelter maxes out with confiscated cats

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The Bartlett Animal Shelter is at capacity with cats after 49 felines were confiscated from unsanitary living conditions in a Bartlett home last week. Some have gone to other shelters, but the need for adoptive families is great. Through January, all cat and dog adoptions are half price. Call (901) 385-6484 for more information. The overflow […]

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