Archive | April, 2013

Oakland Mayor Chris Goodman ‘always looking for ways to serve’

It is safe to say that Chris Goodman might have been the most surprised person in attendance at Town Hall last month while being sworn in as Oakland mayor. Sure, the father of two and 32-year banking vet had already been named vice-mayor after being elected alderman in the November 2012 election. But mayor? “I’ll […]

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Board terminates Probation’s use of City Hall for parolee check-ins

The Oakland Board of Mayor and Aldermen has unanimously terminated the Tennessee Department of Probation’s use of City Hall for parolees’ weekly check-ins. Board members took the action during their March 21 regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Billy Ray Morris and seconded by Alderman Kelly Rector. The motion gave the Probation […]

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General Sessions Court Reports

Earnest Wells Jr., 3360 Harmony Woods, Memphis, driving with a revoked license, two days in jail, fined $350 with costs. Bryan Phillip Adams, 1300 Highway 57 Eats, Middleton, driving under the influence, two days in jail, fined $350 with costs, license revoked for one year. Bryan C. Watson, 11600 Highway 196, Collierville, vandalism over $500, […]

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