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Legals for Nov. 20, 2014

City of Bartlett LEGAL NOTICE Pursuant to the requirements of Ordinance 8-3 of the City of Bartlett, TN, the following information is made known to all interested persons: Mahmoud Odeh, has applied for an OFF-Premises permit to sell beer at Bartlett Grocery & Tobacco, located at 6331 Stage Rd., Bartlett, TN 38134 The Bartlett Beer […]

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99 people arrested in Shelby County ID theft bust

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The Tennessee Highway Patrol and Shelby County Sheriff’s Office arrested 99 people charged with felony identity theft and forgery as of Tuesday. The suspects were allegedly involved in a fraudulent check cashing conspiracy. The investigation started last December regarding checks that were cashed at various Walmart locations in the Memphis area and linked to a […]

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Robbers tie up Bartlett family, injure 1

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A home invasion robbery on Clingmans Cove last Wednesday terrorized a Bartlett household and left one family member with a severe scalp gash. It was the fifth robbery or robbery attempt in Bartlett since Oct. 10. A father had just brought his three stepsons (ages 14, 16 and 17) home from school and was putting […]

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Durham lists bus safety improvement measures

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Durham School Services met with all of Shelby County’s municipal school superintendents in Bartlett on Nov. 13 to reassure them about safe and efficient bus operations. At the Bartlett City Schools’ Nov. 13 meeting, superintendent David Stephens said, “We just want to make sure that our children are transported safely, that we have professional drivers.” […]

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Starfish Circus

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Lakeland to request grant for flooded home

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A Lakeland couple whose home faces repeated flooding because it was built on land that is at least two feet too low got a glimmer of hope last week, thanks to the city board and a grant discussed at the Nov. 13 city board meeting. Randy and Kelli Higdon bought their dream house at 6743 […]

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At a Glance for Nov. 20, 2014

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Bolton High to perform ‘The Curious Savage’ Nov. 20-23 The Bolton StageLight Theatre at Bolton High School will present John Patrick’s “The Curious Savage” on Nov. 20-23. The plot follows the path of a widow whose greedy stepchildren put her in an asylum when she tries to donate her late spouse’s money to charity. All […]

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Bartlett’s most decorated volleyball player signs LOI with Arkansas State University

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Kenzie Fields, the most decorated volleyball player ever to walk the halls of Bartlett High School, recently signed a Letter of Intent to attend Arkansas State University next year. Fields was a varsity starter all four years of high school, district player of the year from 2011-2014 and nominated for Tennessee’s Gatorade Player of the […]

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Nick of Time

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Arlington literally needed every second on the game clock Friday night to defeat Houston 34-32 in round two of the TSSA Class 6A tournament. Trailing 32-28 with 58 seconds left in the game, the Tigers (11-2) marched downfield. On the second-to-last play of the game, Houston was called for pass interference, giving Arlington one more […]

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Bartlett crafter fires up scented soy candle sales

Hot cakes, bacon, apple cinnamon muffins and fresh fruit slices sounds like a delicious breakfast, but these breakfast items have something else in common. These also are some of the more than 50 different scented candles available though Coral Hill Candle Company, a small business started about two years ago by Bartlett resident Amanda Kiser. […]

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