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Activity at Motel 6 Tonight (7.25.17)

Earl Farrell, public information officer for the Shelby County Sheriff's Office, explained what happened at the Lakeland Motel 6 tonight. "We had an overdose at...

One More Time on Ramps Closure

The I-40 ramps have one more closure tonight (7.25.17) according to Emily Harrell, Lakeland city engineer. “I spoke with the foreman this morning,” she said....

SCHD Begins Immunization Clinics Monday (7.24.17)

 The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) will begin the annual Back-to-School Immunization Clinics July 24. Individuals falling into any of the following groups are required...

Shelby County Approves Lower Tax Rate – Details on Allocations

Wanda Richards, director of administration and finance for Shelby County government, shared information about the new property tax rate for the County. “The 2017 Tax...

 West Nile Mosquitos in 38002

According to the Shelby County Health Department (SCHD), there is confirmation of mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus within 38002. Heather Fortner, risk communications coordinator...

Lakeland Officials Attend Community Event

Commissioner Matt Wright and School Board Chairman Kevin Floyd attended State Rep. Ron Lollar's 11th annual fish fry Saturday afternoon in Bartlett. The event...

Much Ado in Lakeland These Days

Drive through your City and what do you see? Construction, landscaping and blooming flowers. The attached photo album shows some of the activity right now in...

Dress Code Released for LMPS

Lakeland Prep PTO has released a dress code for the new middle school which opens next month. The Lakeland School Board (LSB) met Monday (7.10.17)...