Monthly Archives: February 2018

Shelby County to offer active shooter awareness training

Active Shooter

The Shelby County Office of Preparedness will host classes for the general public will be held on March 3 at 9:30 a.m. and again at 1:30 p.m. “A tragic mass shooting at a Parkland, Florida high school claimed the lives of seventeen innocent students. We offer our heartfelt condolences to the victims’ families and get […]

Commission set to discuss senior living facility, Campbell Clinic expansion

Board Approves Purchasing Limit Increase

Germantown’s medical corridor was again a topic of discussion this week as two large projects were reviewed by the city’s Planning Commission. A subcommittee meeting set for Wednesday afternoon was arranged to evaluate a new senior living facility at the northeast corner of Wolf River Blvd. and Germantown Pkwy. and the Campbell Clinic expansion just […]

Collegiate Corner

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• Cordova and Germantown students have been named to the Dean’s List at Clemson University for the fall 2017 semester. Alexander E. Creson is majoring is Bioengineering Sarah Kaitlyn Timmins is majoring in Materials Science and Engineering Emily Y. Shores is majoring in Health Science • Wheaton College student Joshua Chung of Cordova was named to the Dean’s List for […]

Houston continues to dominate district


PICTURED: Jayla Hemingway slices through the Jaguar defense Tuesday night in the Dist. 15-AAA championship game. The Houston Lady Mustangs beat Southwind 75-60 Tuesday night to win the Dist. 15-AAA tournament. Houston had a 38-32 lead at halftime and used a 21-15 run in the third quarter to maintain momentum. Junior Jayla Hemingway paced Houston […]

Bartlett Chick-fil-A to open by Early April


Arant It’s possible there could be a long-anticipated chick, or at least chicken, in Bartlett’s Easter basket this year. Allen Arant is opening his and the city’s first Chick-fil-A restaurant sometime around the end of March or early April. The exact date has not yet been announced. “The store is under construction and looking pretty […]

GHS literary magazine receives highest rating


The 2017 edition of Germantown High School’s literary magazine, The Iconoclast, has received the highest rating from the National Council of Teachers English (NCTE) for the fourteenth year in a row. There were a total of 392 entries with 26 Highest Award recipients. From NCTE: “We congratulate you and the students who produced this exemplary […]