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Germantown police announce second death in domestic assault

Germantown police have announced that a hospitalized Karri Baker, 38, died on Aug. 2. Baker was found unresponsive on Friday morning when Germantown police responded to a domestic assault call. On July 31, at 8:14 a.m., Germantown patrol division officers responded to a domestic assault call on the 7900 block of Elm Leaf Drive. Upon […]

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Germantown Police Reports

August 7 Crimes • Checks were stolen by a family member on the 8300 block of Briar Creek Drive at 2:05 p.m. • An adult was arrested for attempting to cash a counterfeit check at a bank on the 7600 block of Poplar Ave. at 4:06 p.m. • A stolen credit card number was fraudulently […]

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2015 Jamboree- Mustang RB #15 Carson Blackfan slices thru Trojan

Houston participated in the Varsity Football Jamboree at Bartlett High School on Aug. 14. Other schools participating in the event were Collierville, Bartlett, Arlington, Millington and Munford. Houston played Millington. The Mustangs will open their season Friday at 7 p.m. with a home game against Ridgeway. ABOVE RIGHT: Mustang senior wide receiver Richard White hauls […]

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Whole Foods held a grand opened in Germantown on Tuesday at 7825 Poplar Ave. Residents lined up around the block to participate in the prize wheel at the 41,000-square-foot store. ABOVE: Retired teacher Rene Zurkammer wins a $500 gift card at the Whole Foods grand opening.

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GPAC hosts former astronaut, pro football player

By Mac Trammell The Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club recently hosted a truly one of a kind guest speaker. Leland Melvin, the only person to be drafted into the NFL and to have flown in space, spoke to an audience of hundreds at the Germantown Performing Arts Center last week, recounting his life’s achievements and how […]

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Board to vote on contracts for Thornwood Development

The Germantown Board of Mayor and Aldermen will vote Monday night to approve contracts with the first two businesses in the Thornwood Development at the corner of Germantown and Neshoba Roads. Board members will vote on project development contracts for Bob Richards Jewelry and a Hampton Inn hotel during their regularly scheduled semi-monthly meeting. The […]

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Hometown Dreamer: Wilson enjoying career close to home

BY MAC TRAMMELL Every boy dreams of becoming a professional athlete when he grows up. Every boy dreams of playing for his favorite team in front of the home crowd. Every boy dreams of hitting a homerun, scoring a touchdown, hitting a clutch shot, making a crucial save, edging out his opponent with a heroic […]

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Girl Scouts will be honored at GPAC

The Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club, Girl Scouts Heart of the South, Smith & Nephew and Hutchison are hosting a reception for former astronaut Leland Melvin on Aug. 13 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Hutchison School’s Weiner Theater at 1740 Ridgeway Road. Girl Scouts will also be honored as the “spotlight charity” at a breakfast featuring […]

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Germantown Michael Kors burglarized

Germantown Police Department patrol officers responded to an alarm at 7515 Poplar Ave. on Aug. 6 at approximately 3:42 a.m. Upon arrival, officers found the right front door of the Michael Kors store broken out and a sledge hammer in the entry way. At least 36 handbags, six back packs and six pairs of shoes were […]

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Germantown Taste of Town participants announced

The 15th annual Germantown Taste of Our Town will be returning to the Hilton Memphis, but on a different night of the week. This year’s event is Sept. 19 from 6:30-10 p.m. Taste of Our Town is the premier gourmet food, beverage and wine tasting event of the season. Hosted by the Germantown Area Chamber […]

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Board OKs agreement with Shelby County Schools

BY MAC TRAMMELL The phrase “win-win” was used thrice in regards to the Germantown Board of Mayor and Aldermen’s most important topic of discussion during its regularly scheduled Aug. 10 meeting. The board unanimously passed an agreement that allows Germantown High, Middle and Elementary schools to use Germantown Parks and Recreation zones. In return, the […]

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