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Local 10-year-old pens novel

Saanvi Kumar is petite in stature and admittedly shy by nature but her imagination seems to know no bounds. In less than a year, the Germantown resident wrote and recently published a 366-page book just before her tenth birthday. She began The Power Cats, a work of fiction about eight felines with elemental abilities, last […]

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GPD investigating Tuesday morning robbery

The Germantown Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred at 6:23 a.m. on Tuesday, May 23 in the parking lot of the Shell gas station at 9095 Poplar Ave. While making a delivery to the store, the victim was approached by two subjects who forced him to hand over merchandise. No weapon was seen […]

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Houston beats Collierville in Regionals

Houston beat Collierville 8-7 Wednesday night in the Region 7-AAA tournament. They will host Dyer County Friday night at 7 p.m.

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Area Vals & Sals

GERMANTOWN HIGH SCHOOL Logan Sirbaugh Valedictorian Logan Sirbaugh has accrued numerous scholastic writing awards, was named IB Student of the Year and received the Rhodes Book Award for community service while maintaining a 4.7222 GPA in the very rigorous International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. Logan began performing community service the summer after his 8th grade year […]

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Germamtown High School’s Class of 2017

The Germantown High School Class of 2017 is: Sainer Abdulwassi Abdulahi, Abdurrahman Ibnmichael Abdullah, Yuliya Renatovna Ablaeva, Ellena Michelle Aguilar, Haneen Khaled Ahmad, Balqiss Adnan Al-Attiyat, Chandler Lynn Allen, Ciara Regine Alston, Braxton Foster Andersen, Angelo Isaiah Anderson, Victoria Ann Anderson, Antonio Zion Anthony, Ashayla Mariah Arnold, Samantha Abigail Arnold, Ryan Holloway Arthur, David Ascencio, […]

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Houston High School’s Class of 2017

The Houston High School Class of 2017 is: Omar Jamal Abunasrah, Ryan Christian Adams, Soha Aijaz, Tristan Riley Ainley, Adrian Gerard Akin, Taylor Jewel Akin, Emma Brooks Alford, Anusha Dilip Ali, Alexandra Connolly Allen, Olivia Grace Almand, Naser Eyad Amro, Madelyn Marie Amsden, Lucia Yehwon An, Hardy Christopher Anderton, Alexander Davis Armstrong, Thomas James Arnoult, […]

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Hundreds of families came out to the Germantown Library parking lot on Saturday morning to touch, climb and take pictures alongside dozens of fun vehicles and unique equipment. Germantown's annual Touch a Truck also featured a traveling petting zoo, concessions and a book sale courtesy of the Friends of the Germantown Library.

Touch A Truck

Hundreds of families came out to the Germantown Library parking lot on Saturday morning to touch, climb and take pictures alongside dozens of fun vehicles and unique equipment. Germantown’s annual Touch a Truck also featured a traveling petting zoo, concessions and a book sale courtesy of the Friends of the Germantown Library.

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Mustangs whip Whitehaven

Houston handled Whitehaven 14-1 Monday in the Region 7-AAA tournament to set up a rematch with Collierville on Wednesday night. The Mustangs are ensured another game against either Dyer County or Munford on Friday. Dyer County beat Bartlett 2-0 on Monday and Munford held off Arlington 2-0. PICTURED: Mustang second baseman Reid Withers struggles to […]

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Collierville blanked White Station 15-4 in the Region 7-AAA semifinals, setting up a rematch with Houston High on Wednesday for a chance at top seeding against either Dyer County or Munford on Friday. Dyer beat Bartlett 2-0 on Monday and Munford held off Arlington 2-0, eliminating both schools from post season play. PICTURE: Dragon right fielder Parker Moss goes all out for a foul fly ball.

Dragons down White Station

Collierville blanked White Station 15-4 in the Region 7-AAA semifinals, setting up a rematch with Houston High on Wednesday for a chance at top seeding against either Dyer County or Munford on Friday. Dyer beat Bartlett 2-0 on Monday and Munford held off Arlington 2-0, eliminating both schools from post season play. PICTURE: Dragon right […]

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City’s fire department one of three in state to earn Class 1 rating

The city now has the highest possible rating when it comes to the Germantown Fire Department’s capacity to respond to and fight fires. Germantown Fire Department has been awarded a Class 1 rating by the Insurance Services Office, an organization that independently evaluates municipal fire protection efforts in communities through the United States. ISO analyzes […]

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