Shelby County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Council Takes Up Beale's Next ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... start and beyond as the development corporation stayed bogged down in political infighting and a rejected Shelby County Chancery Court claim that it was owed $6 million by Performa. For a period, the BSDC was in a contested dormancy when Mayor ...

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  2. Parents Charged With Abusing 4 Children In MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | WTVF Nashville

    The Shelby County district attorney's office said Friday that 32-year-old Sharrad Sharp and 38-year-old Natasha Philmore have been indicted on 24 counts of child abuse and neglect. Investigators say Sharp assaulted the children in the presence of their mother.

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  3. Shelby County Commission endorses Haslam Medicaid expansion planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Business Journal

    By a unanimous 12-0 vote, with one abstention, the commissioners approved a resolution urging the state legislature to pass the proposed Insure Tennessee Medicaid expansion plan.

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  4. Bartlett Walgreens Sells for $4.8 MillionRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... Realty Income Corp . acquires and manages freestanding, single-tenant properties leased to retail chains. The Shelby County Assessor of Property lists a different address for the purchase, 6565 St. Elmo Road. The nearly 15,000-square-foot store was ...

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  5. County Commission Endorses Haslam PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Daily News

    At the first Shelby County Commission meeting of 2015, all but one of the 13 commissioners voted for a resolution backing Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam's Medicaid expansion plan, "Insure Tennessee." Commissioner Heidi Shafer recused herself from voting because of her job as chief marketing officer of the Flinn Clinic, whose patients include TennCare recipients.

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  6. $2B wind power project gets state approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... 208 acres on Miller Road in Millington. In early 2014, the Economic Development Growth Engine for Memphis & Shelby County approved an 11-year tax abatement for Plains and Eastern Clean Line. "This is great news for the economic climate in Tennessee. ...

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  7. New York Investor to Buy Raymond James TowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... St . from Parkway Properties. A purchase price and closing date for the sale have not been announced. The Shelby County Assessor of Property's 2014 appraisal is $24 million. As part of the pending sale, the Center City Revenue Finance Corp . board ...

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  8. Tennessee Brewery Plans UnveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... are in a development project called the Brewery District. Billy Orgel, a cell phone tower developer and Shelby County Schools board member, purchased the long-abandoned Tennessee Brewery building last year for $825,000. Prior to the purchase, the ...

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  9. Former Arlington High financial secretary pleads guilty to embezzlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Business Journal

    Toni Cox , the former financial secretary at Arlington High School, has pleaded guilty to embezzling, according to Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich . Cox embezzled more than $140,000 from school activity funds.

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  10. County Commission Endorses Haslam Medicaid ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Daily News

    Shelby County Commissioners, including some vocal Republican opponents of the Affordable Care Act in general, are calling on the Tennessee legislature to approve Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam's Insure Tennessee Medicaid expansion plan. Commissioner Heidi Shafer recused herself from voting because of her job as chief marketing officer of the Flinn Clinic, whose patients include TennCare recipients.

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  11. Bank of Bartlett Buys Germantown PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... Real Estate, for almost $3.2 million in 2007. The 4,556-square-foot building was built in 1973, and the Shelby County Assessor of Property's 2014 appraisal is almost $1.2 million. In 2007, the city of Germantown adopted its Smart Growth plan and ...

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  12. Executive Inn Demolition Long Time ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... in local taxes were owed on the property, the land is appraised at only $327,500 for tax purposes by the Shelby County Assessor's office. The new state law allows the city and county to forgive those taxes in a roundabout way in which whoever buys ...

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  13. Rudd Defends Relay Partnership For TeachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Daily News

    The University of Memphis' College of Education produced 19 teachers last year who are teaching in the 59 lowest performing schools in the Shelby County Schools system. University of Memphis president David Rudd wants the number to be around 600 a year and he wants the school's College of Education to partner with the nonprofit Relay Graduate School of Education to meet that goal.

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  14. City Council Gets Ahead of Self With Vacancy DeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... in its rules of procedure for filling such a vacancy. Former council member Barbara Swearengen Ware and Shelby County Democratic Party chairman Brian Carson had 25 or more signatures of voters who live in council District 7, according to the Shelby ...

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  15. Shelby County murder case that had mistrial in September returning to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... by stabbing him in 2012 after her trial ended in a mistrial on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (Courtesy / Shelby County jail) A judge has rescheduled a jury trial for a former Shelby County woman who had a mistrial in her case last September on a murder ...

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  16. Stonebridge Crossing Sells for $34.7 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... the Class B apartment community is located just east of Interstate 40 and U.S. 64 and sits on 40 acres. The Shelby County Assessor of Property's 2014 appraisal is $21.7 million. Stonebridge Crossing joins several other Memphis-area multifamily ...

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  17. Haslam Eager to Defend Insure Tennessee PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... want to. I would say this is the first step that we would take." Haslam was in Memphis last week to swear in Shelby County Chancellor Oscar Carr , one of 30 judicial appointments Haslam made in his first term as governor. The timing of the special ...

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  18. Strings Come With Fairgrounds ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Daily News

    Shelby County Commissioners could take up an endorsement Monday, Jan. 12, of the city's proposed Tourism Development Zone for redevelopment of the Mid-South Fairgrounds. The Shelby County Commission has some strings attached if it is to support the city's application for a Tourism Development Zone to revitalize the Mid-South Fairgrounds.

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  19. Fugitive in Delta Blues arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    The last of 71 defendants indicted in the 2011 Operation Delta Blues investigation was arrested Saturday by federal agents in eastern Shelby County, Tenn.

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  20. Tennessee health profile - Shelby CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Shelby County , Tennessee is the state's most populous county. It borders both Arkansas and Mississippi, and the population, somewhat unusually, is 51.7% black.

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