Shelby County Newswire (Page 5)

Shelby County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Shelby County, TN. (Page 5)

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  1. GTx Reports Net Loss In Latest Fiscal QuarterRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Daily News

    ... and prostate cancer, and other serious medical conditions. A state commission has sent the names of three Shelby County attorneys to Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam for an upcoming vacancy on the Shelby County Circuit Court bench. Attorneys Lee Ann ...

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  2. See it: Tennessee state lawmaker removes primary opponent's signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | New York Daily News

    ... district. The video was released last month by the campaign of one of Todd's two rivals in Thursday's primary. Shelby County Sheriff's deputies captured Todd at his home Tuesday after he blew off investigators' repeated requests to discuss the ...

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  3. State Rep. Curry Todd Arrested on Theft ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | The Daily News

    Authorities say state Rep. Curry Todd has been arrested on a theft charge after he failed to respond to requests to be interviewed by sheriff's officials about accusations that he stole a rival's campaign signs. Shelby County Sheriff's Office spokesman Earle Farrell says Todd, a Republican from Collierville, was arrested Tuesday on a charge of theft under $500.

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  4. Purifoy Named County Judicial CommissionerRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 2 | The Daily News

    The Shelby County Commission appointed attorney Shayla Purifoy as the newest Shelby County judicial commissioner at the body's Monday, Aug. 1, meeting. Judicial commissioners work with the General Sessions Court to conduct probable-cause hearings and determine if those arrested can be released from custody and, if so, under what conditions.

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  5. County Commission Ties Up Budget Loose EndsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | The Daily News

    Shelby County Commissioners moved into the month-old fiscal year Monday, Aug. 1, with a few loose ends and issues from budget season. The items drew attention not for the amounts or roads to be paved, but in a change in the wording of where the money comes from.

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  6. Lawsuit Challenges 2008 Charter ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | The Daily News

    An unsuccessful effort in 2015 to reverse term limits on five countywide elected officials through a referendum vote has turned into a legal challenge of the county charter changes approved by voters in 2008. Joshua and Joseph Fox are suing the Shelby County Commission in Chancery Court, seeking to overturn a 2008 county charter amendment that moved five countywide offices into the county charter instead of in the Tennessee Constitution.

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  7. Craft Brewery Coming to Crosstown ConcourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | The Daily News

    ... the Crosstown Concourse developers, a major modification application was recently filed with the Memphis and Shelby County Office of Planning and Development. The developer is seeking an amendment to the approved planned development to allow new ...

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  8. South City Plans EmergeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 2 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... first three subdivisions last week to the Land Use Control Board. Josh Whitehead, director of the Memphis and Shelby County Office of Planning and Development, sent the plans along to citizens in an email Tuesday. The board members are slated to ...

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  9. Last Word: Using the ACT, Murmuration and We GrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The Daily News

    ... on Germantown's ongoing attempts to negotiate a deal to buy Germantown Elementary and Middle Schools from Shelby County Schools . The first of three gates at the edges of Overton Park's Old Forest is in place and it is more than a steel bar across a ... 4 comments

  10. District 8 candidates could win with much lessaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The Jackson Sun

    ... the better-known candidates are state Sen. Brian Kelsey, R-Germantown, former U.S. Attorney David Kustoff, Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell, former Shelby County Commissioner George Flinn, and Shelby County Register Tom Leatherwood. Urban versus ...

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  11. County Commission Pursues Budget Loose EndsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The Daily News

    Shelby County Commissioners moved into the month-old fiscal year Monday, Aug. 1, with a few loose ends and issues from budget season. The items drew attention not for the amounts or roads to be paved but in a change in the wording of where the money comes from.

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  12. Frost Bake Shop Opens New Location This MonthRead the original story

    Monday Aug 1 | The Daily News

    ... Area Transit Authority has reduced bus fares for students enrolled in kindergarten through 12th grade in Shelby County Schools. The reduced student cash fare is $1.35 per one-way bus trip. A daily MATA FastPass can be purchased for $2.75, with ...

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  13. Shelby County Early Voting Tops 43,000 With Democratic MajorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The Daily News

    Early voter turnout in advance of Thursday's election day in Shelby County was lower than it was for the same election cycle in 2012, but higher than in 2008. More than 43,000 Shelby County voters cast early ballots in advance of the Thursday election day.

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  14. Municipal Districts Tout ACT for TestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The Daily News

    The superintendents of at least two of Shelby County's suburban school systems say the state should use the ACT college entrance exam to gauge the achievement levels of high school students. "We have universities who are giving full-ride scholarships based on their ACT scores," said Germantown Municipal School District superintendent Jason Manuel on the WKNO/Channel 10 program Behind The Headlines.

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  15. Early Voter Turnout Tops 43,000 In ShelbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | The Daily News

    Early voter turnout in advance of Thursday's election day in Shelby County was lower than it was for the same election cycle in 2012 but higher than it was in 2008. Through Saturday, July 30, the last day of the early voting period that began July 15, 43.912 citizens cast early ballots in Shelby County.

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  16. The Week Ahead: August 1-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | The Daily News

    ... no statewide races for governor or U.S. Senate in the balance this year. The marquee race on the ballot in Shelby County is the Republican primary for the 8th Congressional District in which there are 13 candidates, seven from Shelby County. The ...

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  17. Early voting ends SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Covington Leader

    ... the seat, which serves most of West Tennessee, excluding Memphis. Among those who will be on the ballot are Shelby County Mark Luttrell, Memphis doctor George Flinn, Shelby County Register of Deeds Tom Leatherwood and David Kustoff, a former U.S. ...

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  18. Tennessee Announces Unemployment Rates For JuneRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... increasing from 3.2 percent the previous month. The Hamilton County rate was 4.9 percent, up from 3.7 in May. Shelby County was 5.8 percent, up from 4.4 percent the previous month. Tennessee's preliminary unemployment rate for June was 4.1 percent, ...

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  19. Blue Collar High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | The Daily News

    ... for the new economic development breakthroughs the city nearly lost, has spent this summer break training Shelby County Schools teachers in how to guide their students to career readiness. The organization is seeking grants for machine work ...

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  20. Unemployment rates on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Covington Leader

    ... unemployment rates, with a 7.9 percent rate for the same reporting period. Its May rate was 6.3 percent. Shelby County's rate was 5.8 percent, up from 4.4 percent. Haywood County's June rate increased to 6.9 percent, from 5.2 percent, and Fayette ...

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