Shelby County Newswire (Page 3)

Shelby County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Shelby County, TN. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 2,020 in Shelby County, TN

  1. Local Task Force Prepares For Return of Deannexation IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Daily News

    ... the proposal that was opposed by the administration of Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland . The task force includes Shelby County Commission chairman Terry Roland and others who have favored deannexation in general, as well as critics of it. City Chief ...

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  2. Suburban Challengers Emerge at Filing Deadline For November BallotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Daily News

    ... All of the candidates who qualified by the Thursday deadline have until noon on Aug. 25 to withdraw before the Shelby County Election Commission sets the November ballot in Germantown, Millington, Collierville and Bartlett. All six races on the ...

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  3. Shelby County Democratic Party DecertifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Daily News

    Tennessee Democratic Party chairman Mary Mancini announced to party leaders Friday, Aug. 19, that she has decided to decertify the local party. With the decertification by the state party, Mancini said in a letter to local party chairman Michael Pope that state party leaders would "immediately begin the process of organizing a new Shelby County Democratic Party."

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  4. Downtown Office Market Picking Up, Industrial Market Could Get HotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Daily News

    ... that are already located in Memphis." The second quarter also saw a significant policy change, as the Memphis-Shelby County Economic Development Growth Engine approved a new tax incentive program intended to spur industrial construction in Memphis. ...

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  5. Judge spares Aretha Franklin house from demolition a " for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A judge has seen enough progress on the dilapidated home where singer Aretha Franklin was born to keep it from being demolished. News outlets report that Shelby County Environmental Court Judge Larry Potter on Thursday gave the current homeowner three weeks to present a financial plan to make final repairs to the Memphis house.

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  6. Last Word: Clawback, Coliseum Talks Begin and Galilee Cemetery MessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Daily News

    ... race between incumbent Stan Joyner and challenger Tom Allen is the only contested race on the local ballot. Shelby County Elections Administrator Linda Phillips and Shelby County Election Commission chairman Robert Meyers and Shelby County Election ...

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  7. Shelby County Inmate Pleads Guilty to Setting Fire to CellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Daily News

    Prosecutors say a Shelby County penal farm inmate has pleaded guilty to arson for using toilet paper and disciplinary reports to set a fire in his cell. The Shelby County district attorney's office says Clarence Spiller was scheduled to go on trial this week in Memphis, but he pleaded guilty Tuesday and was sentenced to seven years in prison.

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  8. Judge Spares Aretha Franklin House From Demolition - For NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Daily News

    A judge has seen enough progress on the dilapidated home where singer Aretha Franklin was born to keep it from being demolished. News outlets report that Shelby County Environmental Court Judge Larry Potter on Thursday gave the current homeowner three weeks to present a financial plan to make final repairs to the Memphis house.

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  9. Owens Corning Faces PILOT Reduction for Lack of Diversity SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Daily News

    EDGE is showing its teeth. For the first time in the history of the Memphis-Shelby County Economic Development Growth Engine and its predecessor, the Industrial Development Board, the entity is considering punitive measures for a company that failed to meet requirements about diversity contracting.

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  10. Tennessee's Economy Grows For 19th Consecutive QuarterRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Davidson County led the way with the most initial filings among the state's four largest counties with 2,124. Shelby County had 1,524 followed by Knox with 717 and Hamilton at 588. All four counties saw very substantial growth in new entity filings ...

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  11. Last Word: Malco in South Main, Suburban Deadline and ChiwawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Daily News

    ... for those considering a run in one of the four sets of suburban municipal elections on the Nov. 8 ballot in Shelby County. That's the ballot topped by the Presidential general election. And the municipal elections are in Germantown, Bartlett, ...

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  12. Construction Kicks Off for Epping Way Section of Wolf River GreenwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... the old club and filled in the pool. But MCS didn't do much else with the property. After the school merger, Shelby County Schools donated the property to the conservancy. "We used to bring school kids out here for environmental education," Wenner ...

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  13. Breaking the LullRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... of the state House of Representatives. a The most extended discussion at Monday's regular meeting of the Shelby County Commission concerned the merits of allowing a new gravel pit to be dug by Standard Construction Company near a neighborhood area ...

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  14. Memphis Oil Spill Simulation Will Test Emergency PreparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Daily News

    Authorities in Shelby County plan to hold a disaster preparedness exercise involving a simulated oil spill near a river and a rail yard. The county's Office of Preparedness says the multi-agency disaster drill is scheduled on Friday morning in downtown Memphis.

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  15. Largest Multifamily Sale Takes Place for $39.1MRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Daily News

    ... managing company for WDC Greens Investment. The Greens at Irene sale is the largest multifamily transaction in Shelby County over the past year. Collierville's 324-unit Madison at Schilling Farms community changed hands for $34.3 million in June. ...

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  16. Collierville, Millington Mayoral Races Top Suburban Ballots in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Daily News

    ... the candidates who qualify have another week to withdraw from the races if they wish. The Nov. 8 ballot in Shelby County should be set at that point. The only other loose end is a proposed city charter amendment making its way through the Memphis ...

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  17. School Leaders, Teachers Not On Same PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Daily News

    ... next steps. This particular survey result has to start the conversation." Survey results did not include Shelby County Schools and the state-run Achievement Schools District because fewer than 45 percent of teachers and administrators participated ...

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  18. Sea of blue honors TBI agent killed in line of duty Read Story WMCActionNews5.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... six years as a Millington police officer. He also worked for the University of Memphis Police Department and Shelby County Sheriff's Office. Friends and family said it was his dream to work for TBI. Frazier leaves behind a wife and two children. ...

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  19. Hollywood Feed Opens Pet BakeryRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Daily News

    ... pay study for county government and approved an interlocal agreement with the city of Bartlett for Shelby County General Sessions Environmental Court to hear cases involving alleged environmental violations in Bartlett. Shortly after 1 p.m., the ...

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  20. AMR spars with Tenn. county over fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | EMS1

    Ambulance provider American Medical Response has notified Shelby County government it is not making money under the current $1.7 million annual contract and given the county until Aug. 31 to pay more or end the agreement. Officials with Colorado-based AMR sent a letter to county fire Chief Alvin Benson last month detailing the proposed changes.

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