Good deeds by and for officers

While Bartlett’s police officers work during the current pandemic, they are getting support from local businesses: The Walmart Neighborhood Market in Bartlett (6520 Memphis...

Sports

Smith leaves TRA, takes on head coach position at AHS

One of the best baseball coaches in West Tennessee is on the move. After 13 years at Tipton-Rosemark Academy, Brad Smith has resigned from the...

Preventing shutdown was the right choice

Congress has a responsibility to both keep our government running and keep the American people safe. I am pleased that many on both sides...

Century Farm program honors ag heritage

A few weeks back, I was invited to speak at the Wilson County Fair Century Farm Luncheon. It was a grand day for a...

Trust doctors and patients to make abortion choices

Dear Editor, Pregnancy always poses some health risks for women. Even young and otherwise healthy women can develop serious, sometimes life-threatening complications during pregnancy. Women...

School shooting threat alarms Arlington High

“Im shooting up the skool sep 22, 2014 good luk.” Words to chill the heart of any parent or student. About half of Arlington High’s students...

‘Trust Pays’: Cash for student crime tips

Students who have information on weapons, drugs or planned violence can participate in the “Trust Pays” program anonymously. The program — which is an operation...

St. Ann’s Block Party draws sidewalk artists

The “Chalk the Walk 2014” event was party time for happy and dusty-fingered artists at St. Ann Catholic Church’s annual block party on Sept....

Legals for Sept. 18, 2014

City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Bartlett Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing to consider the following request at the Planning Commission meeting...

1,000-year flood: Sept. 11 rain soaks Bartlett and overflows storm drains

Bartlett residents, business owners and city employees were sweeping water out of their buildings or calling their insurance agents after last week’s rapid flooding damaged...

Criticism is inaccurate, Bartlett jail official says

A man jailed in Bartlett for four days wrote a scathing criticism Sunday of the facility’s cleanliness and the staff’s actions, but a jail...

At a Glance for Sept. 18, 2014

Steampunk lit to visit library on Sept. 27 Come celebrate the steampunk literary genre in Bartlett on Sept. 27 with help from a Memphis group,...