Monthly Archives: March 2013

Petition of the Unified Teachers of Houston High School

The faculty members of Houston High School have united to protect the rights of our students, our community, our school, and our professional livelihood. We are disappointed and concerned with current transitional processes and procedures of the unified district board and leaders and we are prepared to defend our rights concerning any policy, procedure, or […]

Petition asks lawmakers to support local school districts

Jennifer Proseus is looking for signatures — lots of them.Proseus, the mother of two Rivercrest Elementary students, recently started a petition on that asks state lawmakers to support legislation allowing municipalities to form their own school districts. In the six days of its existence, more than 1,300 viewers have signed the petition.Proseus is seeking […]

Cordova man sentenced to 12 years for income tax fraud

Jeremy Lasane, 25, of Cordova was sentenced today to 12 years in prison for stealing government funds through the filing of false income tax returns and identity theft, announced Edward L. Stanton III, United States Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee.According to the indictment and information revealed at sentencing, between September 4, 2009 and […]