Archive | March, 2017

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Vehicles burglarized during baseball game

More than $3,500 in personal items was stolen from vehicles parked at Collierville High School last month during a baseball scrimmage. On Feb. 25, the Collierville Police Department received multiple calls stating that vehicles had been broken into at around 2 p.m. When they arrived at the baseball fields at 1101 N. Byhalia Road, they […]

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Library hosts milestone birthday party for regular patron

Edith Gurner has been frequenting the Collierville Burch Library since she moved to the town eight years ago to live with her son and daughter-in-law. Her favorite book is the Bible, but she also enjoys Christian fiction, historical fiction and mysteries. When a library staff member was updating her card earlier this year, she noticed […]

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Town addresses trash disposal on public property

The town of Collierville is taking steps to address the disposal of household and yard waste on public property. The Board of Mayor and Aldermen unanimously passed an ordinance on second reading Monday night that will punish residents who improperly dispose of “garbage, rubbish, leaves, grass clippings, yard trash, brush and bulk refuse” on public […]

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Nine enter race for Lovell’s vacated House seat

As of Monday morning, nine people had pulled petitions to run for the position in District 95 of the Tennessee House of Representatives. Rep. Mike Lovell recently vacated the position for the district, which includes part of Germantown and Collierville. The contenders are Julie Byrd Ashworth (D), Robert Paul Schutt, (I), Melissa R Marshall, (R), […]

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COLLIERVILLE LEGAL NOTICES

        TOWN OF COLLIERVILLE LEGAL NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Town of Collierville Purchasing Division is requesting sealed bids on the following items: BID # TC2017-04 “LEAD-BASED PAINT REMOVAL LOCOMOTIVE & TENDER CAR” Complete bid packages are available from the Purchasing Division, 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN 38017, Monday through Friday, 8 […]

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Special election scheduled to replace Lovell

Last week, Gov. Bill Haslam announced that there will be a special election in April to decide who will replace Mark Lovell in the Tennessee legislature. The primary election will be held on April 27 and the general election will be held June 15. Lovell, who represented the 95th district, resigned on Valentine’s Day just […]

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County trustee talks Collierville sales, realty taxes

More than $10 million in sales tax was collected in Collierville over the last fiscal year, an increase of nearly a half million from 2014-15. Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir recently addressed the town’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen to discuss the sales and realty taxes collected for Collierville last year and projected taxes for […]

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First year Head Coach Ben Moore has helped guide a talented but young Lady Mustangs team to the State Tournament.

First year head coach guides talented but young Mustang squad to State

Special to The Times First year Head Girls Basketball Coach Ben Moore and the Lady Mustangs began the season with many questions that only time could answer. With Saturday night’s gutty Sectional win over Arlington that secured the girls another trip to the State Finals, they’ve shown with every test put before them this year…they […]

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TOWN OF COLLIERVILLE LEGAL NOTICES

    TOWN OF COLLIERVILLE PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC NOTICE is herewith given that the Beer Board will meet on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. for a regular meeting in the Board Chambers at Town Hall, 500 Poplar View Parkway, to consider the following: 1. Class III – On-and-Off Premises Permit: A. Trophy Room […]

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Lady Mustangs win Regionals

Houston freshman Destinee Wells (pictured) paced the Lady Mustangs with 22 points as the team beat Memphis Central 61-54 in the Region 8-AAA championship game Wednesday night. Down 29-24 at the half, Houston used an 18-12 run to start the second half and gain a 1-point lead. The Lady Mustangs turned on the afterburners in […]

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