Daily Archives: February 27, 2020

Fly fishing event benefits disabled veterans program

Mid-South fishermen got a special treat on Feb. 16 when they visited the Fly Fishing Film Tour. The event was held at the High...

Bartlett High School Cheer earns awards at Nationals

On Feb. 6, the Bartlett High School Cheer team traveled to Orlando, Fla., to compete at UCA Nationals. Competition was Feb. 7-9 at the...

Road rage, the CB radio and my first 2 cars

My mother bought me a used Chevy when I was in high school, mostly because I think she was weary of driving me back-and-forth...

You make us sick, coronavirus: Thinking of pandemics in history

For years when I heard the word Corona, I thought of a groovy beer. Until this past December, the ‘C’ word was an adult beverage....

POTUS candidates debate questionable changes

While I have had opportunity to watch the debates, I have read some articles on stances that each of the candidates take. Well, most...

Letter to the Editor: Black history 105 years later — do we still need...

Dear Editor, Dr. Carter G. Woodson, the father of black history and the founder of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History...

Letter to the Editor: What will be the actual cost of the Voucher Bill?

Dear Editor, Last year, the Tennessee Legislature passed Governor Bill Lee’s controversial school voucher law by a vote of 50-48. The law references Educational Savings...

Signing with Bama

Sorority council hosts Valentine Luncheon, crowns queens

The Memphis Area City Council of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority held its annual Valentine Luncheon at Friday Tuna Restaurant on Germantown Road and crowned...

Horoscopes

These horoscopes are for the week of March 1-7, 2020. ARIES (March 21–April 20): Hobbies can be a great distraction from your responsibilities, Aries. But...

Shelby DAG: 1 killer sentenced, another pleads guilty

Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich has announced updates in three cases. Man admits killing 2, gets 44 years without parole A 21-year-old man pled...

Bartlett Police Reports for Feb. 17-23, 2020

The Bartlett Police Report for the period of Feb. 17-23, 2019, lists the most notable crimes for that period as reported by the Bartlett...