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BEHIND THE HEADLINES
4:45 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

Radio Roundtable: The Rebirth Of Overton Square

Design for the new Trimble Courtyard at Overton Square.
Credit Loeb Properties / LRK Architects / http://www.overtonsquare.com/about-overton-square/

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, Bob Loeb, President of Loeb Properties; Jackie Nichols, Executive Producer of Playhouse on the Square; June West, Executive Director of Memphis Heritage; Ekundayo Bandale, founding Artistic Director of Hattiloo Theatre; and Bill Dries, senior re

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BEHIND THE HEADLINES
5:46 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

Radio Roundtable: The Effects Of ObamaCare In The Mid-South

Behind the Headlines Host Eric Barnes
Credit Bard Cole / WKNO

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, Dr. Scott Morris, founder and C.E.O. of the Church Health Center; Richard Thomas, healthcare consultant; and Bill Dries, Senior Reporter for the Memphis Daily News, join host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News for a discussion about the effects of the Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare, here in Shelby County.

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BEHIND THE HEADLINES
5:02 pm
Fri October 4, 2013

Radio Roundtable: Funding Pre-K Education In Memphis

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

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, a debate about the proposed Memphis city sales tax, and how it might be used to fund pre-K education.

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COMMENTARY
7:34 am
Wed October 2, 2013

A Commissioner Of Saving Money

I'm Watching These Bikes, And I'm Watching You!
Credit @snaptitude / fotolia.com

Don’t you love it when you learn about somebody using her or his noodle to solve a problem, instead of just throwing a bunch more money at it?

On this very radio station, this wonderful station, you may have heard the story of how in Cambridge, MA, they cut bicycle thefts at a subway and bus station by two-thirds with a cardboard cop.

They substituted a cardboard cutout of a uniformed security officer and a couple cameras for the $200,000 it would cost to station a real, live officer.

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BEHIND THE HEADLINES
5:15 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

Radio Roundtable: A New Road Through Shelby Farms Park

Shelby Farms Park
Eric Smith Memphis Daily News

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, Laura Adams, Executive Director of the Shelby Farms Conservancy; Dennis Lynch, from the Sierra Club; and Ritchie Smith, from the Shelby Farms Advisory team, join host Eric Barnes, publisher of the

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