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Lakeland School-Funding Lawsuit: Appeal Denied, Chancery Court Friday 2.2.18

A request to file an interlocutory appeal with the State Appeals Court in Jackson, TN by the City of Lakeland has been denied by...

Removing Trees on Seed Tick Road – Unpermitted, Says the City

Removing Trees on Seed Tick Road – Unpermitted, Says the City Jim Atkinson, Lakeland city manager, reports today that over the weekend a non-disturb common...

Stonebridge Golf Club Lawsuit Holding Any Sale at Bay

One of the two owners of Stonebridge Golf Club, Robert Mears, told Lakeland Currents today (1.29.18) the property is involved in a lawsuit and...

EDC: New member, officers, TLD Update and T de L

By Alan Johnson, EDC member The Economic Development Committee (EDC) met Jan. 25 at City Hall for their regular monthly meeting. Prior to the meeting, Adam...

Lakeland Chamber Recognizes Five in Annual Ceremony

Five awards were presented at the annual Membership Awards Luncheon today (1.24.18) by the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce at Colonial Country Club in Cordova. The...

Residents Attend City Public Meeting

Lakeland residents visited the IH Clubhouse tonight (1.23.18) for information and questions about the Clear Creek Sanitary Sewer Project. Emily Harrell, PE, CPESC, city engineer, said...

Lakeland Happenings This Week

There is a public meeting tomorrow (1.23.18) for the Clear Creek Sanitary Sewer Interceptor Project. It will be from 5 to 7 p.m. at the...

Motel 6 Has Its Day in Court

The owners of the motel at 9822 Huff N Puff Road have until March 16 to submit a complete application for façade changes to...