Deer pit near Collierville set to close with state funding for incinerator

By , Daily Memphian Published: January 05, 2020 4:05 AM CT

The state will fund a Fayette County landfill incinerator east of Shelby County to dispose of deer carcasses testing positive for chronic wasting disease.


Ron Gant SaDonna Cardwell Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency

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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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