Archive | April, 2015

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Kite Day

Kollierville Kite Day was held on Saturday morning at W.C. Johnson Park. BELOW: Malhar Patel received the Most Unique Award for his bird kite. Arjav Sharma won the Longest Time in the Air Award. Bob Greenwald was given the Oldest Participant Award and 3-year-old Victoria Parker won the Youngest Participant Award. Sai Lolakapuri got the […]

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Collierville ties Cullman

After knocking off Riverdale 5-4 Saturday morning at home, the Collierville baseball Dragons had their first tie of the season 5-5 against Cullman, Ala. that afternoon. Pitcher Parker Cathey got the win against Riverdale. The Dragons are now 15-10-1 on the season. Collierville will now hit the road for three games in Mayfield, Ky. before […]

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Dragons take first loss

The Collierville boys’ soccer team suffered their first loss of the season Friday 2-0 against Christian Brothers. The loss came two days after the Dragons racked up their fourth tie of the season against ECS. Collierville is now 6-1-4 on the season and scheduled to play St. George’s on the road Wednesday. BELOW: Junior defender […]

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Lady Dragons down White Station

The Collierville varsity softball team blasted White Station 15-0 last Thursday to improve to 14-4 on the season. Pitcher Bayleigh Wisher got her ninth win of the season and hit a home run. The Lady Dragons will play at Ridgeway on Thursday before hosting rival Houston next Tuesday. ABOVE: Junior Cullen Crocker rounds the bases […]

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Collierville home sales up in March

STAFF REPORTS Home sales in Collierville were up nearly 14 percent last month. According to data released last week by the Memphis Area Association of Realtors, 93 sales were recorded, or 11 more than a year ago and 15 more than any other suburban municipality in Shelby County. The median sales price was $259,900 last […]

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Colliervilles #11 Brett Warner does his best Michael Jordan impression against Ridgeway

Collierville’s Warner named to all-state team

Shelby-Metro dominated the all-state teams that were announced on April 5. One Class AAA all-state member was Brett Warner of Collierville. Warner, who has committed to play at Delta State University, was the Dragons’ leading scorer, averaging 24.3 points per game. He scored 655 points for the season and had 59 3-point field goals and […]

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Rivals Week

The Collierville Dragons experienced their fair share of highs and lows Saturday at home in a doubleheader against Germantown and Houston. The afternoon began with a tough 8-1 loss to the Houston Mustangs. The Dragons’ lone run came in the first inning. Houston had four runs in the first inning, one in the second inning […]

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Jobless rate down in Collierville for February

Collierville’s unemployment rate remains the second lowest in Shelby County and the ninth lowest in the state. According to data released last week by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, the town’s jobless rate for January was 5.1 percent, or five-tenths of a percentage point lower than January’s rate of 5.6 percent. Collierville’s […]

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New Chamber CEO talks vision, goals

Kanette Keough-Rodgers recently started her new job as President and CEO of the Collierville Chamber of Commerce. The Collierville native took time to sit down and answer a few questions regarding her experiences leading up to the job and what she hopes to accomplish with the Chamber. 1) What are your top priorities as the […]

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Schilling Farms students return to class

The Town of Collierville has reported that Schilling Farms Middle School was evacuated this morning due to possible gas leak. The school has been cleared and students are returning to classes.

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