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

Education

Local students earn honors

Three local students have been recognized by Freed-Hardeman University for academic achievement during the 2012 fall semester. Daniel Gravatt and Bethany Taylor of Bartlett as well as Chelsie Hutcheson of Oakland have been named to the Dean’s List. Gravett is a senior majoring in management. Taylor is a junior majoring in arts and humanities while […]

Read More

In MLK’s honor: A day of service

Read More

Norris, Lollar, Coley provide insight into upcoming 2013 legislative session

By Graham Sweeney Education reform and bill limitations were the chief topics discussed last week by several state officials. During a Jan. 2 meeting hosted by the Republican Women of Purpose, State Senators Mark Norris (R-Collierville) and Brian Kelsey (R-Germantown), along with State Representatives Jim Coley (R-Bartlett), Ron Lollar (R-Bartlett) and Mark White (R-Memphis), touted […]

Read More

Rivercrest Elementary ‘Goes Postal’ for Great Cause

Post Image

By Justin Green Special to the Express Around this holiday season annually, many non-profits discover new& inventive ways to donate and give back to those who are under-privileged and are in need throughout the world. This is no different for a truly unique group of children located at Rivercrest Elementary with a passion to help […]

Read More

Altruria Elementary School Spelling Bee Champions 2012-2013

Post Image

On Wednesday, December 5, 2012, twenty-four students competed in the 2012-2013 Annual Spelling Bee. Apex Teacher, Mrs. Jackie Watson, had coordinated this year’s Spelling Bee.  Mrs. Watson had encouraged the 4th and 5th grade students to practice in and out of school since only one student would be chosen to represent Altruria in the County-Wide […]

Read More

Local students earn accolades

Bartlett student Valerie Frost was awarded a Master of Human Resources from Lipscomb University at the conclusion of the summer semester 2012. Philip Pasch, sophomore, English at Bemidji State University located in northern Minnesota’s lake district, was named a member of 2012-13 Student Senate Association Student Senate is the official voice of students at the […]

Read More

The newly elected municipal school board-voided

By Julie Ray   Judge Samuel “Hardy” Mays ruling last week that voided one of the three state laws allowing the suburbs to begin forming municipal school districts makes it unlikely the suburbs can catch up for the August 2013 start of the school year. By voiding Chapter 905, allowing for municipal schools, the newly […]

Read More

Bartlett Elementary Honor Roll Students-first nine-week grading period

Post Image

Principal’s List – All A’s   First Grade – Trent Alexander, Eboni Allen, Diego Araujo, Maudy Benchamkha, Ella Beyersdorf, Skyar Blasé’, Abbie Brown, Tristen Bryant,  Dylan Buckner, Olivia Cadieux, Landon Cathey, Lane Clement, Jolie Clements, Zoey Cleveland, Brady Cline, Wyatt Coleman,  Leann Creedon, Reece Crook, Jaida Daniels, Roman Dawidow,  Jonathan Dorado, Jessica Earnest, Amy Enlow,  […]

Read More

Local students attend preview day at UT Martin

Post Image

Photo by Casey Curlin Scarbrough    

Read More

Ellendale Honor Roll

Post Image

1st Nine Wks – 2012-2013 School Year Spike’s Radiant Bears- ( Principals) 1st Grade- Cydni Benson-Murphree, Mia Ada, Christian Bolton, Shawn Bolton, Emili Calhoun, Ella Centobie, William Chapman, McKenzie Campbell, Wenonah Danielson, Dakota DeGuzman, Andrew Dunn, Alyssa Enzwiler, Ryan Corley, Cara Garrett, Sevana Gilliam, Nathan Hadley, Cambria Hart, Sammie Holloway, Bradley Gordon, Hayden Malone, Jackson […]

Read More

Trained dog joins first grade class at St. Ann’s

Post Image

By Anna Clowney, 6th Grader at St. Ann & Journalism Club Member When St. Ann Catholic School in Bartlett opened its doors for the 2012-2013 school year it welcomed a rather unusual newcomer. Teague is not like the other students. He is a specially trained service dog who actually comes to school to work. Jayla […]

Read More

Arlington, Bartlett and Bolton High Schools Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Giving Blood

Post Image

By Jennifer Stanley Gladstone For the tenth consecutive year, Lifeblood is hosting “Giving Together X” with Pfizer. Three area high schools, Arlington, Bartlett and Bolton, are working together to collect blood donations from Saturday, October 20, 2012 through Saturday, November 3, 2012. During that time, the schools work to collect as many blood donations as […]

Read More