Terry Roland Pulls Petition For Mayor

Terry Roland Pulls Petition For Mayor of Shelby County Click To Read More Here:  Memphis Daily News,  News ABC 24   Roland Pulls Petition For Mayor, Running As ‘Uniter’    

9/11 REMEMBRANCE

On Monday, Terry Roland met with the firefighters for 9-11 remembrance.  

Roland Wants MLGW Board To Have A County Voice

MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com) – During colonial days, they would be throwing tea in Boston Harbor over this. It is not taxation without representation, but some said it is pretty close. It concerns Memphis Light, Gas, and Water and the MLGW board. Currently, only people who live in Memphis are on the board. There is a…

Commission Chairman Roland: “What You See Is What You Get”

MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com) – He once threatened to knock a county commissioner right out of his chair and told a group they could, “kiss his entire rear end.” Now he is the chairman of the Shelby County commission. Terry Roland of Millington admits he has been controversial since first elected to the commission six years…

Terry Roland Announces Run For Shleby County Mayor

MEMPHIS, TN -(localmemphis.com) – The 2018 Shelby County Mayor’s race has officially begun. Shelby County Commission Chairman Terry Roland announced he will be running Sunday morning at his campaign kick-off event. It was held at the Old Timers restaurant in Millington. Roland said a wide variety of people from all over Memphis wanted him to…

County commissioners to discuss lowering tax rate

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Shelby County Commission will be debating whether or not to lower your tax rate during a scheduled meeting Monday. A proposal before the commission suggests lower the tax rate from $4.13 to $4.10. Supporters of the decrease like Commissioner Terry Roland said with a current surplus, their main focus should be…

Audit Underway for All Shelby County School District High Schools

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – An independent auditor is investigating all high schools in the Shelby County Schools District. The announcement of the investigation comes on the heels of a scandal at Trezevant High School. Auditors are investigating almost 50 high schools. Monday’s announcement comes after the former principal of Trezevant resigned last week, alleging district…

Commissioner claims elected officials are breaking county policies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Shelby County Commissioner Terry Roland sent a letter to Shelby County Chief Administrative Officer Harvey Kennedy to request information about several part-time lawyers who work for the county. “I thought back in 2010, 2011 I got rid of all the part time attorneys,” Roland said. Over the past five years, Commissioner Roland…