This week on Behind the Headlines (Feb. 5): We discuss the art of training workers and filling jobs with leaders of Memphis’ workforce development efforts.
Guests: Roy Smith, executive director, Greater Memphis Medical Device Council Kevin Woods, executive director, Workforce Investment Network Dr. Glen Fenter, president, Greater Memphis Alliance for a Competitive Workforce
This week on Behind the Headlines (Jan. 15): Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam joins host Eric Barnes and Memphis Daily News reporter Bill Dries to discuss the gas tax, education funding and how to spend half a billion dollars.
This week on Behind the Headlines (Jan. 3): Memphis journalists wrap up 2015 with a year-end review. Panelists: Ryan Poe, The Commercial Appeal; Bernal E. Smith II, the New Tri-State Defender; Bill Dries, The Daily News/The Memphis News.
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This week on Behind the Headlines (Dec. 27): Host Eric Barnes welcomes Dr. John Smarrelli Jr., president of Christian Brothers University, and Casey Bryant, managing attorney for Latino Memphis, to discuss immigration and education in Memphis.
This week on Behind the Headlines (Dec. 18): Tennessee Senate majority leader Mark Norris and minority leader Lee Harris preview the 2016 legislative session, including the future of a proposed gas tax hike and more.
This week on Behind the Headlines (Dec. 11): Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich discusses the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Darrius Stewart report, Memphis police body cameras and more.
This week on Behind the Headlines (Dec. 4): Shelby County Commission chairman Terry Roland and commissioner Heidi Shafer discuss the plan to hire an independent attorney, plus what’s ahead for the body in 2016.