Memphis City Schools

Behind the Headlines
5:50 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

Radio Roundtable: The Unified School Board Budget

Eric Barnes, Publisher of the Memphis Daily News and host of Behind the Headlines
Credit Bard Cole / WKNO

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, Unified School Board Chairman Billy Orgel, Unified School Board member Tomeka Hart, Chairman of the County Commission Mike Ritz, and County Commissioner Wyatt Bunker joined host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News

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Behind the Headlines
5:09 pm
Mon May 6, 2013

Radio Roundtable: The Success Of The Unified School District

Interim Superintendent of the Unified School District Dorsey Hopson
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Interim Superintendent of the Unified School District Dorsey Hopson and Memphis Daily News reporter Bill Dries join host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News, to discuss the chances for success of the consolidated school district.

For a review of the top news stories of the week, you can tune-in to Behind the Headlines Friday evenings at 7 on WKNO-TV 10.

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Behind the Headlines
5:15 pm
Fri March 15, 2013

Radio Roundtable: Searching For A New Superintendent

Unified School Board Members Dr. Kenneth Whalum (left) and Kevin Woods
Credit Unified School Board

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, Unified School Board members Dr. Kenneth T. Whalum, Jr., and and Kevin Woods, join host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News, and reporter Bill Dries to discuss the challenges that they face in the coming year.

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Behind the Headlines
5:16 pm
Fri February 22, 2013

Radio Roundtable: The Achievement School District

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

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, the panel takes a look at the Achievement School District and some of the progress that it has made in the past year.

Host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News, is joined this week by panelists Chris Barbic, Superintendent of the Achievement School District, and Eleanor Boudreau of WKNO-FM.

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Behind the Headlines
4:53 pm
Fri February 8, 2013

Radio Roundtable: Forrest Park, School Budgets, And Guns In Parking Lots

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, the panel discusses renaming Forrest Park, the merged-school budget, and a guns-in-parking lots bill from the Tennessee State Legislature.

This week's panel includes guest-host Pierre Kimsey, Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News, Michael Kelley of the Commercial Appeal, and Jackson Baker of the Memphis Flyer.

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