Archive | March, 2016

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Loose leaf collection ends Friday

On April 1, Collierville Public Services will no longer be collecting loose leaves. If you still have leaves that need to be collected, they must be bagged and placed at curbside for collection on your scheduled sanitation day. Public Services also encourages residents to consider mulching leaves (pictured) as another option. Leaf mulching not only […]

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Collierville teen earns Boy Scout rank of Eagle

Collierville’s Samuel Lee has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, an achievement attained by just two percent of Boy Scouts since the 1912 advent of American Scouting. Lee started his Scouting career in fourth grade, working his way through Webelos I and Webelos II, and earning the Arrow of Light. Eight adventure-filled years later, his […]

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Dragons fall to Bartlett

The Collierville Dragons fell 7-1 to Bartlett on Monday and are now 7-6 on the season. Collierville won the previous two games over the weekend in the Best of the West Tournament. Collierville will play at Murfreesboro on Thursday. PICTURED: Junior pitcher Jack Laughmiller brings the heat.

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Legal Notices

Town of Collierville DESIGN REVIEW COMMISSION – April 14, 2016 Notice is hereby given that the Design Review Commission for the Town of Collierville will meet on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 5:00 pm for a regular scheduled voting meeting in the Board Chambers at Town Hall. At that time, consideration will be given to […]

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Easter Eggstravaganza

The indoor pool at the YMCA at Schilling Farms was busy with local children collecting plastic floating eggs during the annual Easter Eggstravaganza over the weekend. When the life guard blew the whistle, chidren jumped into the pool to collect as many eggs as they could. Easter baskets full of prizes were given to the […]

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Dragons undefeated on season

The Collierville Dragons improved to 4-0 on the season Monday by beating Ridgeway 8-0. Justin Motroni had four goals for Collierville. Jackson Bentley, Kris Bucker, Nathan Traster and Nick Hayes all chipped in goals as well. The Dragons will play Daphne in Gatlinburg, Tenn. this Friday. ABOVE: Senior Conner Floyd dribbles down field.

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Collierville grants 8-year tax break to CCL Label

The Collierville Board of Mayor and Aldermen has approved an eight-year tax break for CCL Label, which built a manufacturing facility in the town 10 years ago and is scheduled to soon undergo a 85,000-square-foot addition. Board members voted 4-2 Monday night to ratify a resolution from the town’s Industrial Development Board that grants the […]

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Calendar of Events

April 2 There will be a Lawn & Garden Expo on April 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Brighton High School, Highway 51. There is no admission charge. Vendors, exhibits, children’s garden area, dynamic speakers and soil pH testing. Presented by UT Tipton County Extension Master Gardeners, 476-0231. April 2 Tennessee volunteers will […]

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Collierville Library exceeds national average adapting to 21st Century trends

The Collierville Library has adopted better than most to the digital age, according to the Institute of Museum and Library Sciences (IMLS). Like businesses and retailers, public libraries must have a strong online presence, and the Collierville Library (also known as the Lucius E. and Elsie C. Burch Jr. Library) has made considerable efforts to […]

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State’s jobless rate currently at its lowest since 2007

The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development announced last Thursday that the unemployment rate in Tennessee is currently at its lowest since August 2007. In fact, all 95 counties experienced a decline in their unemployment rate from January 2015 to January 2016. According to the release by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce […]

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