Archive | January, 2019

National fabric retailer to open in Germantown

National fabric retailer to open in Germantown

The Germantown Design Review Commission is scheduled to discuss building modifications on Thursday for a retail space near Sprouts in order to accommodate a national fabric retailer. Joann, a fabric and craft seller, will soon open in a vacant space at 3150 Village Shops Drive, Suite 101. The request is for an overall change to […]

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Germantown Police Reports

Germantown Police Reports

January 3 Crashes • A vehicle struck a parked car at Farmington Blvd. and S. Germantown Road at 2 p.m. • Two vehicles collided causing possible injuries at Wolf River Blvd. and Johnson Road at 3:52 p.m. January 4 Crimes • Entry was made into residence in the 7400 block of Mimosa Drive at 9:35 […]

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Hemingway hoists Houston over Collierville

Hemingway hoists Houston over Collierville

The Houston Lady Mustangs went cold from the three point line on Friday but managed to knock off rival Collierville 65-45 at home. Despite making one of 14 deep shots in the game, Houston dominated the Lady Dragons in the final quarter and picked up their 16th win of the season. Senior Jayla Hemingway took over […]

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Wolves pick up road win over Tigers

Wolves pick up road win over Tigers

By Bill Sorrell Arlington’s first quarter against Cordova was no day at the beach. “We couldn’t throw it in the ocean,” said Tigers’ head coach Don Deaton. “We had looks, we couldn’t make a shot.” Scoring four points in the first quarter, the Tigers trailed 15-4 and later by 15 in the second quarter before […]

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City moves quickly to complete Forest Hill improvements

City moves quickly to complete Forest Hill improvements

The city has approved two emergency purchases regarding the Forest Hill-Irene improvement project in an effort to have all work completed by August. The Germantown Board of Mayor and Aldermen unanimously approved the $37,631 increase on Monday night during their regularly scheduled meeting. The purchases include the replacement of a damaged culvert and fiber optics […]

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City will explore Country Club land purchase

City will explore Country Club land purchase

City to Explore Country Club Land Purchase On the heels of the unexpected news that the Germantown Country Club property will be sold, Mayor Mike Palazzolo has directed City Administrator Patrick Lawton to work with the Germantown Parks and Recreation Commission to explore the possibility of the City purchasing the property to be used as […]

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New field house, performing arts building scheduled for Houston High

New field house, performing arts building scheduled for Houston High

Houston High School is on pace to get a new athletic facility and performing arts building in the next two years. On Jan. 8, the city’s Planning Commission is scheduled to discuss a “phasing plan for future building modifications and additions” at Houston High School. The first phase of the project would include a 12,480-square-foot […]

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Germantown Police Reports

Germantown Police Reports

December 21 Crimes • A suspect broke out glass and stole two cash registers at a business located at 9423 Poplar Ave. at 3:25 a.m. • A building’s exterior doors were damaged in the 7600 block of Southern Ave. at 11:52 a.m. • The victim reported receiving harassing phone calls from an unknown person. The […]

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Local football players named to All-State

Local football players named to All-State

The Tennessee Football Coaches Association announced their second annual All-State Teams for all nine classifications. The teams were selected following conversations with coaches statewide in each classification and the list is presented in Alphabetical order per position. Several local players were among those selected by the association.  Class 6A Offense QB- Brian Garcia, Ravenwood, Jr. […]

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Mayor addresses Germantown Country Club closure

Mayor addresses Germantown Country Club closure

After learning that Germantown Country Club will close next month after nearly 50 years of business city officials were quick to quell concerns over the future of the property.  The club, which includes an 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, a pool and a restaurant, is located on 179 acres off of Kimbrough Road. Members of […]

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