Daily Archives: January 28, 2016

Bartlett Kiwanis top others in fundraising

The Bartlett Kiwanis Club has been faithfully ringing the Salvation Army Bell for years, and the effort shows: Bartlett Kiwanis Bartlett has won the...

News roundup for Jan. 28, 2016

Agricenter hires director of communications MEMPHIS — John Charles Wilson, President of Agricenter International, has selected Christine Donhardt, ASLA, to serve as Director of Communications....

Susan Holley

Hickory Withe, Tenn. — Susan Holley , 66 , passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2016, at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. Services were at 10...

Bartlett resident wins Collierville auction

On Jan. 13, former President Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt, visited Collierville to share stories of his remarkable life at the Collierville Chamber of Commerce Membership...

Animal shelter maxes out with confiscated cats

The Bartlett Animal Shelter is at capacity with cats after 49 felines were confiscated from unsanitary living conditions in a Bartlett home last week. Some...

Flowery language of 1800s recalls Bartlett’s early days

Editor’s note: This series will run weekly throughout 2016 to highlight Bartlett’s history during its sesquicentennial year. In 1982, The Bartlett Express ran the following...

At-a-Glance for Jan. 28, 2016

Break out your running shoes for 19th annual Valentine’s race Bartlett Parks and Rec has scheduled the 19th Annual St. Valentine's Day 5K/10K for Feb. 13 at 9 a.m. Mark...

Legislative updates for Jan. 28, 2016

Tuition Stability Act would curb college costs NASHVILLE — Senate Education Committee Chairman Dolores Gresham (R-Somerville) has filed the Tennessee Tuition Stability Act to control...

Bartlett man honored for saving seriously wounded AT&T worker

Bartlett honored one of its own Tuesday for quick thinking that saved a man’s life. Quenton Mullins of Bartlett was awarded the Key to the...

Cities, schools announce February meetings

Bartlett, Arlington and Lakeland have announced their public meeting dates for February. Bartlett (901) 385-6400, cityofbartlett.org Feb. 1: Family Assistance Commission, 6 p.m., Bartlett City Hall, large conference room,...

Bartlett Police reports for Jan. 18-24, 2016

The Bartlett Police Department (BPD) handled the following incidents for Jan. 18-24. This listing includes the most notable incidents for the reporting period and...

Sen. Alexander promises swift action on mental health recommendations

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate health committee plans to offer swift bipartisan recommendations to help address the mental health crisis affecting about one in...