Radio Roundtable: How Suburbs are Handling Separation from the Unified School District

Nov 25, 2013

Eric Barnes, Host of Behind the Headlines
Credit Bard Cole / WKNO

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, a look ahead at some of the challenges being faced by the newly created Municipal School boards.

Host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News, is joined by Mayor Mike Wissman of Arlington, Memphis Daily News reporter Bill Dries, Germantown School Board member Ken Hoover, and Millington School Board member Greg Ritter. They discuss how individual municipalities are fighting to disassociate themselves from the Unified School District of Shelby County.

For the complete conversation, check the Behind the Headlines video page, or tune-in Fridays at 7 p.m. on WKNO-TV 10.