Call us  Call Us (901) 433-9138

2850 Stage Village Cove No. 5
Bartlett, TN. 38134
Fax (901) 529-7687
News: bartlett.editor@journalinc.com
Advertising: vickie.clark@journalinc.com

 Subscribe in a reader

Daily Archives: June 8, 2017

Swimming is a splash of joy with early lessons

Humidity, the sting of chlorine in the air, lots of splashing noises and the sight of young children wavering at the edge of the pool are the signals for an essential part of summer: Swim lessons. The Bartlett Recreation Center opened its summer swimming lessons this week for children as young as 9 months up […]

Read More

Cordova gunshot survivor says support group was a lifesaver

Post Image

Gunshot victims’ support group The gunshot victims’ support group meets at noon on the first and third Thursday of every month at the Shelby County Crime Victims’ Center, 1750 Madison Ave., Memphis, in the first floor conference room. Fourteen years have come and gone, but one memory is still crystal clear for Jeff Droke of […]

Read More

Bartlett school board approves roofing and renovation projects

Post Image

The Bartlett City Schools Board of Education approved five facilities’ bids and a budget amendment at the May 30 special-called meeting. The bids included: Band room renovation at Bartlett High School. The bid went to Albro Construction for $755,000. Band room furniture and equipment. The bid went to APG Office Furniture for $144,095.23. The West […]

Read More

Arlington teen dies from accidental shooting

Post Image

ARLINGTON — Arlington teen Lucinda “Luci” Kay Luna died just hours after being accidentally shot at home late last Thursday night. Luna, 19, was relaxing in her room with her boyfriend, another couple and their child around 11:30 p.m. June 1 when the accident happened, according to Earle Farrell, public information officer for the Shelby County […]

Read More

New Neighbors group honors Kathy Russo’s contributions

Post Image

Kathy Russo is this year’s recipient of the Community Commitment Award from the New Neighbors organization. In 1992 New Neighbors created the award to be presented annually at its May luncheon to a member who has gone above and beyond in service to New Neighbors and to our community. The award was named after the […]

Read More

TN joins $18.5M settlement with Target over 2013 data breach

Post Image

Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III recently announced that Tennessee has joined 46 other states and the District of Columbia in an $18.5 million settlement with Target Corporation to resolve the states’ investigation into the retail company’s 2013 data breach. The settlement represents the largest ever multistate data breach settlement. The states’ investigation, led by […]

Read More

Ribbon cutting for Legends apartments

Post Image
Read More

Bartlett student tapped for Wolfchase Galleria scholarship

Post Image

Wolfchase Galleria has presented Justin Threlkeld of Bartlett High School with a $1,500 scholarship for one year. Threlkeld plans to attend The University of Tennessee-Martin, majoring in pre-physical therapy in the fall. The scholarship comes through Wolfchase Galleria from Simon, a global leader in retail real estate ownership. The Simon Youth Foundation (SYF) works to […]

Read More

SBA to receive $123K tech grant

Post Image

St. Benedict at Auburndale (SBA) High School in Memphis has received word that The Assisi Foundation of Memphis Inc. (The Foundation) has approved a grant award in the amount of $123,160.00 for the school’s “Enhancing the SBA Experience” project. The grant will be used to equip 40 classrooms with mobile SmartBoards and stands. This provides […]

Read More