How public art reshapes Memphis

This week on Behind the Headlines (Dec 8): Lauren Kennedy, Executive Director of the UrbanArt Commission, and Karen Golightly, Director of Paint Memphis discuss how public art reshapes Memphis, with Bill Dries, Senior Reporter for the Memphis Daily News, and Host Eric Barnes.

Memphis City Council members discuss Beale Street, alcohol on Main Street, and more.

This week on Behind the Headlines (Dec 1): Memphis City Council members Martavius Jones, Kemp Conrad, and Chairman Berlin Boyd discuss Beale Street, Confederate monuments, alcohol on Main Street, and more with Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News, and Host Eric Barnes.

The Brooks Museum and Overton Park

This week on Behind the Headlines (November 17): Emily Ballew Neff, Executive Director of the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art; Tina Sullivan, Executive Director of Overton Park; and Alan Crone, Senior Policy Advisor for the city of Memphis, discuss Overton Park & the future relocation of the Brooks Museum with Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News, and Host Eric Barnes.

Paul Young to discuss Fairgrounds, Coliseum and more

This week on Behind the Headlines (November 10): Paul Young, Director for Memphis Housing and Community Development, discusses the tentative plans for the Fairgrounds and Coliseum, as well as neighborhood revitalization efforts with Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News and host Eric Barnes.

Journalist Roundtable

This week on Behind the Headlines (November 3): Toby Sells with the Memphis Flyer and Bill Dries with the Memphis Daily News join host Eric Barnes in a journalist roundtable to discuss the fairgrounds, the upcoming election, and remembering Bernal Smith.

Jennifer Oswalt and Kevin Kane discuss potential changes for Downtown

This week on Behind the Headlines (October 26): Kevin Kane, president & CEO for the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Jennifer Oswalt, interim president & CEO for the Downtown Memphis Commission, discuss potential changes for the Pinch District, the Cook Convention Center, and more with Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News and host Eric Barnes.

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland

This week on Behind the Headlines (October 20): Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland discusses Confederate monuments, Downtown investments, changes to the city’s sewer policies and more with Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News and host Eric Barnes.

Shelby County Sewer Controversy

Heidi Shafer, Chairman of the Shelby Co. Commission; Alan Crone, Senior Policy Advisor for the City of Memphis; and Kelly Rayne, Senior VP of Public Policy for the Greater Memphis Chamber, discuss the impact of the city’s change in sewer policies for areas outside of Memphis with Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News and host Eric Barnes.

Exiting President and CEO of MLGW, Jerry Collins

Jerry Collins, exiting president and CEO of Memphis Light, Gas and Water, discusses the company’s past, present, and future with Bill Dries of the Memphis Daily News and host Eric Barnes.

Journalist Roundtable

This week on Behind the Headlines (Sept 29): Toby Sells with the Memphis Flyer and Bill Dries with the Memphis Daily News discuss what’s next for the Confederate statues, the fairgrounds, and more with Host Eric Barnes.

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