• TOWN OF COLLIERVILLE PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR 2014 TOWN BOARDS/COMMISSIONS The Town of Collierville is accepting applications for Town Boards and Commissions for the year 2014. Any citizen of Collierville interested in serving on any of the following advisory boards or commissions is encouraged to submit an application: Arts Council, […]
By Trena Packer Street A gourmet gift and spice store that specializes in fine olive oils and vinegars is scheduled to open Thursday at Carriage Crossing in Collierville. BAZAAR is only one of a handful of such shops available throughout the country and the first retail venture of three long-time Collierville residents, Sandy and John […]
New Neighbors Board members for 2013-14 were installed at a recent meeting. Front row, from left, are Catharine Wark, Brenda Lupo, Leesa Travis, Peggy Jordan, Velma Porter, Sharon Kant, Geneva Taylor, Lana Tice and Debbie Edwards. Back row, from left, are Sidna Bookout, Janice Goldrick, Ruth Weaver, Mary Jane Boals, Lee Ball and Tanya Fischer. […]
The Collierville Dragons won a close 29-28 contest against Ridgeway Friday night at home. Down 28-23 in the fourth quarter, Collierville used an 80-yard interception return from Jonquall Carrothers to take a one point lead for the win. The Dragons were knocked on their heals early by the 3-4 Roadrunners when Ridgeway scored the first […]
The Collierville Industrial Development Board hosted its annual appreciation luncheon for area businesses and officials earlier this month at H.W. Cox Park Pavilion. From left are Kevin Vaughn, Collierville High School Principal Dr. Russell Dyer, John Aitken, Mayor Stan Joyner and Mark Hansen.
The Collierville Board of Mayor and Aldermen has approved a conditional use permit for Menagerie Farm. A developer interested in building upscale homes nearby recently requested more guidelines for the farm, which offers educational field trips, farm birthday and Sunday school parties and summer day camp programs. Earlier this month, the town’s Planning Commission slightly […]
By Jose Alpizar Special to The Independent After the success of “James and the Giant Peach,” Collierville High’s Draco Playhouse has decided to trade in giant insects for a giant rabbit! This season’s fall show is the rib-tickling comedy “Harvey” by Mary Chase as the cast and crew aim for an early November opening. “Harvey” […]
Town of Collierville DESIGN REVIEW COMMISSION – October 10, 2013 Notice is hereby given that the Design Review Commission (DRC) will meet on Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 5:00 pm for the regular scheduled voting meeting in the Board Chambers at Town Hall. At that time, consideration will be given to the following: 1. Call […]
Students and faculty at Houston High School celebrated Homecoming Friday night with a football game against Bartlett High School. Katie Jernigan was crowned 2013 Homecoming Queen. Houston defeated the Panthers 35-9 and remain undefeated this season.
Gateway Tire & Service has a new location under construction in Collierville. Designed by Renaissance Group, the $2 million project includes 16,744 square feet with 18 bays for service. The anticipated completion date is early 2014. Located on Poplar Ave. at Crisscross Lane in a historic district of Collierville, the facility is masonry construction with […]