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Houston High defeats Arlington 56-52

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SCSO responds to property crimes, domestic violence in Arlington

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office handled the following incidents in Arlington during the latter half of January. For earlier January incidents, see last week’s issue of The Bartlett Express. 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 […]

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Collegiate Corner for March 2, 2017

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Colleges and universities have announced the following news about area students. Honors The following students have been named to the fall 2016 dean’s list at the University of Memphis. Bartlett students include Kenneth Abney, Amaj Ahmed, Sandy Ahmedy, Timothy Albin, Alexa Alcala, Kim Alcala, Christopher Anderson, Katrina Arnold, Bradnei Avery, Emily Awtrey, Joshua Ayers, Anna […]

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The sound of Arlington

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Arlington Tigers crush Dyer County 62-37

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Lady Tigers defeat Bolton

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Collegiate Corner for Feb. 23, 2017

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Colleges and universities have the following announcements about area students. Honors Angel A. Mercado of Bartlett has been named to the fall 2016 dean’s list for Rhodes College. Qualifying students must be enrolled in at least 16 credit hours of academic work and must achieve a semester grade point average of 3.70 or better. Mercado […]

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Arlington sees property crimes, intimidation in January

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office handled the following incidents in Arlington during the first half of January. For later January incidents, see next week’s issue of The Bartlett Express. 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 […]

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Breaking news: body ID’d in Arlington, 8K death in Bartlett

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Body found in Arlington ID’d as missing man with dementia The body found around noon Tuesday in a wooded patch of Arlington has been identified as 63-year-old John Shields, who suffered from dementia and diabetes. He was prone to wandering and was last seen alive midday on Jan. 31 at his apartment near Hacks Cross […]

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Arlington basketball: A family tradition

If there were a theme song for the Arlington basketball program, it should be Hank William Jr.’s “family tradition.” Why? Well, given that there are four sets of siblings playing basketball, it fits the narrative. Yes, FOUR sets of siblings. The Arlington boys team features a starting back court tandem of Luke (senior), and Sam (sophomore) […]

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Body found in Arlington woods today

[Editor’s note: The body has been identified as that of a missing Shelby County man; see our updated story for details.] The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office responded Tuesday to a report of a body found in the woods in Arlington. It was found behind a home at 5374 Hidden Meadows Drive around noon. Earle Farrell, […]

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HOORAY for cheer champs!

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Bartlett, Arlington teams rated among best in country Bartlett High’s cheerleaders were rated as some of the best in the nation in this weekend’s National Cheerleading Championships in Orlando, Fla. They took second place in for Junior Varsity Game Day and eighth place for Junior Varsity Non Tumbling. Arlington High’s cheerleaders were also rated as […]

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