Memphis Daily News

Behind the Headlines
5:00 pm
Fri November 23, 2012

Radio Roundtable: The Future Of Foote Homes

Host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News discusses the destruction of Memphis' last large public housing project, Foote Homes, with Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News and Ken Reardon, Professor of City and Regional Planning at the University of Memphis, and member of the Vance Avenue Collaborative (PDF file). 

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Mid-South News
3:28 pm
Wed March 21, 2012

Attorney General Puts Brakes On Municipal School Districts In Shelby County

 

State attorney general Robert Cooper, Jr. issued his opinion Tuesday afternoon—the suburbs outside of Memphis can’t plan to create their own separate, municipal school districts until after Memphis City Schools and Shelby County Schools merge in August of 2013. 

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