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Bartlett improves to 13-8 on season after win over Millington

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The Bartlett Panthers left their home court Friday night still in first place in District 14-3A. And their opponents the Millington Trojans headed to their locker room dejected yet again after a district contest. Millington Head Coach Rob Sabau found himself in the familiar spot of watching his team play well enough to win against […]

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Lady Panthers improve to 4-1 in district play

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As of Friday night, all the teams in District 14-3A have seen each other at least once. When the dust settled in the Bartlett Gymnasium last Friday, Millington Lady Trojans Head Coach Bruce Marshall saw his young team take another step into grabbing the elusive league victory. Meanwhile Bartlett Lady Panthers veteran Head Coach Lynn […]

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Arlington, Lakeland rated in state’s top 10 cities for young families

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Arlington and Lakeland ranked in the top 10 on NerdWallet.com’s list of “Best Cities for Young Families,” which rated 99 cities in Tennessee. Arlington, in first place for its high prosperity and family friendliness. The town saw a 77.4 percent increase in family income over the past 15 years and a zero poverty rate for […]

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Part 6: Retired Bolton educator manages life, cancer

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Editor’s note: This is the sixth part of the occasional “Learning to Live Again” series on Dianne Young, the former Bolton High School yearbook sponsor and Millington resident who learned in 2013 that she has a rare form of brain cancer. FOLLOW-UPS Email: gooddiyoung@gmail.com Online journal: caringbridge.org/visit/dianneyoung/journal Fundraising site: youcaring.com/youngcelebration Diagnosed back in April 2013 […]

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Bolton finishes season 3-7

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Trojans down Panthers in foul-plagued game

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Every Friday night, three teams take to a high school football field. Usually the crew in black and white goes unnoticed. But in last Friday’s game in Millington, the officials were the talk in the stands of the Millington Trojan faithful and Bartlett Panther fans. With a minute and 21 seconds remaining, Bartlett Head Coach […]

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Local municipalities reach petition goals for grocery wine sales vote

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As of Monday, work continued on verifying signatures on petitions to add the Wine in Grocery Store (WIGS) referendum to the Nov. 4 ballot for Memphis, but the goal seems within reach. Other munitipalities have reached their goals already: Memphis: 12,355 valid; 13,372 needed Arlington: 328 valid; 328 needed Bartlett: 1,623 valid; 1,622 needed Collierville: […]

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Farm fresh

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All photos are from Bartlett Station Farmers Market on June 14, 2014. Photos by Carolyn Bahm. Shelby County farmers’ markets offer an array Shelby County is home to a wealth of farmers’ markets that provide locally grown fruits, vegetables, meats, honey, canned goods, flowers and more for the home. The following list provides details on each […]

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Memorial Day services slated

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Special area activities for Memorial Day weekend have been announced by the Marine Corps League (MCL), Sgt. Walter K. Singleton Detachment 476 in Memphis, and the public is invited to attend and pay their respects: 8 a.m. Saturday, Memphis National Cemetery, Rifle Detail at the Boy Scout Memorial 2 p.m. Saturday, Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) Recognition […]

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4 SBA athletes sign to play college sports

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Break on through

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Wildcats making strides, gaining confidence in loaded district . Pitching can win a baseball game. Then sometimes it takes good discipline at the plate to overcome your opponent. The Bolton Wildcats proved both of these theories on Tax Day 2014 in a doubleheader with District 14-3A rival Millington Central. With rain postponing Monday’s game between […]

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Legals for March 13, 2014

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING APPLICATION TO THE TN DEPT. OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION FOR 2011 CDBG DISASTER GRANT FUNDS FOR USE IN SHELBY COUNTY Shelby County Government, the City of Bartlett, and the City of Millington will hold a public hearing to discuss applications to the State of Tennessee’s Department of Environment and Conservation (ECD) […]

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