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Cadillac Escalade-Tractor Accident Claims Life Of Shelby County Farmer

UPDATED (6-17-18) The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has identified the man who died at the scene who was on the tractor as John A. Fullenkamp (36) of Fort Loramie. 168 more words

ONLY ON 3: Man reunites with firefighters who saved his life

MILLINGTON, Tenn. — Robert and Patricia Billings reunited with firefighters Saturday who helped save Robert’s life last Christmas Eve.

“We married his son off last night and we’re gonna go get a horse,” Patricia Billings said. 387 more words


Man nearly drowns in pool at Forrest Hill Apartments

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. — A man nearly drowned in a pool at Forrest Hill Apartments in the 8200 block of Irene Boulevard in Southeast Memphis Sunday afternoon, the Shelby County Fire Department said. 56 more words


Blight-fighting team starts summer work cleaning county

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — For a second year in a row, Shelby County officials are working with local youth to help flight blight here in the Mid-South. 157 more words


Parachutist safe after witnesses thought he crash landed near Shelby Forest

MEMPHIS, Tenn. —  The man who witnesses thought crash landed in a Shelby County forest Wednesday afternoon is in fact safe.

According to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, the man was flying a parachute glider and was actually coming in for a landing when he was seen waving to people on the ground. 58 more words


Parents concerned after SCS dismisses class early due to problems with air conditioning

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Five schools in five school days ended class early because of air conditioning problems.

With a week left in the school year, parents are wondering if they’ll be left making alternative plans for their children to stay cool. 319 more words


Army Corps project to protect Tennessee river from sewage

GERMANTOWN, Tenn. — Army engineers have completed a $1.4 million project designed to protect a vital storm sewer channel that runs into a Mississippi River tributary in Tennessee. 195 more words