Daily Archives: February 17, 2016

AHS and AMS cheer teams bring home national and world honors

Arlington High School and Arlington Middle School’s cheer teams brought national and world recognition to their schools when they competed in the Feb. 6-7...

PETAL TO THE METAL: Florists race all Valentine’s Day to meet demand

Delivery after delivery kept florists across Bartlett and the Mid-South hopping on Friday and during last weekend, as their number one holiday — Valentine’s...

Bartlett Police reports for Feb. 8-14, 2016

The Bartlett Police Department (BPD) handled the following incidents during Feb. 8-14. This listing includes the most notable incidents for the reporting period and does...

Future detectives?

SCSO reports Arlington’s late January incidents

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) handled the following incidents in Arlington during the latter half of January. Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to...

Bartlett selects interim judge, approves subdivision projects

Bartlett’s leaders appointed a new Division 1 municipal court judge and made progress in funding or plans for three construction projects at the Feb....

At a Glance for Feb. 18, 2016

Brunswick Road gets consistent speed limit Bartlett drivers are now getting a break with more consistency in the speed limits they must follow. The entire...

Bartlett High lockdown on Feb. 11 was precautionary

Bartlett High School students and personnel went through a lockdown drill as a precaution on Thursday, Feb. 11, after the Bartlett Police Department received...

Bartlett seeks donors for First Responders Monument

First responders are the professionals likely to be the first on the scene of an emergency – fire fighters, police, sheriff’s deputies, and others...

Russian hackers hijack, damage Lakeland’s wastewater treatment software

At the Lakeland city board’s Feb. 11 meeting, city leaders approved replacing an infrastructure system that had been hijacked by Russian hackers. SCADA system The board...

BCCB veteran: Lives intertwine as band buddies

The Bartlett Community Concert Band began its 25th season last month. That means a lot to me because I was there for the very first...

Legislative updates for Feb. 18, 2016

Sen. Norris fights federal mandate to fund programs after state exits NASHVILLE — Sen. Mark Norris (R-Collierville) presented SJR 467 in the Senate Finance Committee...