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Bartlett’s crisp, bright snow days

Bartlett had 0.9 inch of snow by midday Friday, Jan. 6, and the aftermath was a pretty winter scene that tempted children of all ages to come out and play. Photos by Amanda Swain. (Mouse over the photos for captions.)

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Lakeland prepares revisions to residential sewer ordinance

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At a Jan. 5 work session, Lakeland’s city board prepared for this Thursday’s business meeting, where they will have the final reading of ordinance changes to revise residential sewer user rates and sewer charge adjustments. For sewer usage rates, this will change the unit of measurement from gallons to ccf (an industry-standard measurement in hundreds […]

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At a Glance for Jan. 12, 2017

How much snow did you get this weekend? By midday Friday, local snow reports included 0.9 inches for Bartlett, 2 inches for Germantown, 1 inch for Cordova and 2.5 inches for Memphis. Let us see what fun you had or what snow and ice challenges you faced. Send your snow photos to bartlett.editor@journalinc.com for publication […]

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Elderly Bartlett woman run over, killed in attempted robbery

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[Editor’s note: This story has been updated to include a Memphis Police Department composite sketch and description of the suspect sought in Catherine Wicker’s murder.] Catherine Wicker of Bartlett, 81, was the second person killed in Memphis in 2017. According to a Memphis Police spokesman, she died during an attempted robbery Sunday night when her […]

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Matt Beilis brings soulful pop, rough-textured voice to Bartlett

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  People who love nothing better than piano-based pop rock will have a treat in Bartlett this weekend. Singer, songwriter and pianist Matt Beilis performs his “Soul of Pop” music at 8 p.m. Jan. 14 at the Bartlett Performing Arts Center. “It’s really kind of the evolution of pop music, all around the granddaddy of […]

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LSS specifies TN legislation it favors or opposes

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Lakeland’s school board approved its 2017 legislative agenda at the Jan. 10 meeting, received an update on the new middle school’s construction, granted an 18-month extension on construction of a cell tower at the elementary school, and elected new school board officers, among other business. The board’s one-page 2017 legislative agenda summarizes the district’s stance […]

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Local volunteers needed for Nationwide Homeless Count

Fayette Cares has a brief January volunteer opportunity for anyone concerned about homelessness. The agency is seeking volunteers for the annual Point-in-Time (PIT) Homeless Street Count taking place between noon Jan. 24 and 11:59 a.m. Jan. 25. This nationwide effort helps determine the numbers of people living on the streets or in makeshift accommodations not […]

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Legals for Jan. 12, 2017

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Sports for Jan. 12, 2017

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Business briefs for Jan. 12, 2017

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Area businesses have announced the following honors, personnel changes, charity SRP announces new hires in Bartlett (Mouse over images for names.) Sharp, Robbins & Popwell LLC, general contractors, has announced new hires for its office, located at 8046 N. Brother Blvd., Suite 104, in Bartlett. They include: Dave Allen, who joins SRP as an estimator/project […]

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