Shelby County

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What is the current state of the fiscal stability for Shelby County government?


Host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News discusses the repercussions of Judge Hardy Mays' ruling to halt the municipal school districts in Shelby County Suburbs, with Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News; Sharon Goldsworthy, Mayor of Germantown; David Pickler, member of the Unified School Board; and Martavius Jones, also a member of the Unified School Board.

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News, talks with David Lenoir, Shelby County Trustee; Cheyenne Johnson, Shelby County Property Assessor; and Bill Dries, reporter for the Memphis Daily News

This week on the Behind the Headlines radio roundtable, special guest Mayor Mark Luttrell discusses his reasons for vetoing the referendum on a tax increase to help pay for the Unified Memphis and Shelby County School District.

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What's the best way to combat crime in Memphis and the Mid-South?

Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News, moderates a discussion about the real impact of the August 2, 2012, municipal elections on the proposed Unified School District with panelists Billy Orgell, Chairman of the Unified School Board; Bill Dries, reporter for the Memphis Daily News; and Jackson Baker, from the Memphis Flyer.

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This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable: allegations that some Memphis Animal shelter employees may have been involved in dog fighting rings, the NBA Lock-Out, and Shelby County Redistricting.