Unified School District

BEHIND THE HEADLINES
5:49 pm
Fri August 16, 2013

Radio Roundtable: Drug Sentencing Reform And Transition Troubles At The Unified School District

Credit Shelby County Schools Website

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable: guests Bill Dries, reporter for the Memphis Daily News, and Jane Roberts, education reporter for the Commercial Appeal, join guest host Christopher Blank for a discussion on Attorney General Eric Holder's desire to see drug sentencing reforms, as well as transition problems plaguing the Unified School District.

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BEHIND THE HEADLINES
2:50 pm
Sun July 21, 2013

Radio Roundtable: Can Municipal School Districts Take-Over Existing Shelby County School Buildings?

Mayor Stan Joyner of Collierville and Mayor Sharon Goldsworthy of Germantown

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, with municipal schools passing by overwhelming margins in Germantown and Collierville, the next hurdle is to determine whether the municipalities can take over existing school buildings.  

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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
Credit http://www.memphisdailynews.com/Editorial_Images/15045.jpg / Memphis Daily News

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
4:55 pm
Fri March 8, 2013

Radio Roundtable: City Of Memphis To Contribute To The Unified School Budget?

Credit Bard Cole / WKNO

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News, explores whether the City of Memphis will contribute to the budget to the Unified School District.

Barnes is joined by Memphis City Councilmen Shea Flinn and Lee Harris.

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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