Merger Memphis & Shelby County Schools http://wknofm.org en Radio Roundtable: City Of Memphis To Contribute To The Unified School Budget? http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-city-memphis-contribute-unified-school-budget <p>This week on the <em>Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable</em>, host Eric Barnes, publisher of the <a href="http://memphisdailynews.com"><em>Memphis Daily News</em></a>, explores whether the City of Memphis will contribute to the budget to the Unified School District.</p><p>Barnes is joined by Memphis City Councilmen Shea Flinn and Lee Harris.</p><p>For a review of the top news stories of the week, you can tune-in to <a href="http://video.wkno.org/program/behind-headlines/"><em>Behind the Headlines</em></a> Friday evenings at 7 on <a href="http://www.wkno.org">WKNO-TV 10</a>.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 22:55:32 +0000 Justin Willingham 27953 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: City Of Memphis To Contribute To The Unified School Budget? Radio Roundtable: County Commissioner Mike Ritz and Bartlett Mayor Keith McDonald http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-county-commissioner-mike-ritz-and-bartlett-mayor-keith-mcdonald <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, County Commissioner Mike Ritz and Bartlett Mayor Keith McDonald join host Eric Barnes, publisher of the </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://memphisdailynews.com">Memphis Daily News</a>,</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Bill Dries, Senior Reporter for the </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Memphis Daily News</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, to discuss the latest developments on the Unified School front, including Judge Hardy Mays' decision to consider </span><a href="http:/ Fri, 01 Mar 2013 22:53:27 +0000 Justin Willingham 27501 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: County Commissioner Mike Ritz and Bartlett Mayor Keith McDonald Radio Roundtable: Kriner Cash and John Aitken http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-kriner-cash-and-john-aitken <p>This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, the superintendents of the Memphis City and Shelby County Schools, Drs. Kriner Cash and John Aitken, discuss the final year before the merger of the two school systems.</p><p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 21:45:00 +0000 Justin Willingham 18333 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: Kriner Cash and John Aitken Schools Consolidation Is Back In Federal Court http://wknofm.org/post/schools-consolidation-back-federal-court <p>Tensions are mounting yet again in regard to school consolidation.&nbsp; The Shelby County Commission filed suit to stop referendums on municipal schools, alleging that part of the intent is to create racially segregated schools.&nbsp; All parties will appear before federal Judge Hardy Mays on Monday.</p> Fri, 06 Jul 2012 23:17:28 +0000 Candice Ludlow & Bill Dries 16404 at http://wknofm.org Schools Consolidation Is Back In Federal Court Radio Roundtable: Special Guests Commissioner Steve Mulroy and Bartlett Mayor Keith McDonald http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-special-guests-commissioner-steve-mulroy-and-bartlett-mayor-keith-mcdonald <p>With special guests Steve Mulroy, from the Shelby County Commission and Mayor Keith McDonald of Bartlett.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 18 May 2012 21:51:15 +0000 Justin Willingham 14136 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: Special Guests Commissioner Steve Mulroy and Bartlett Mayor Keith McDonald