This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Feb. 20): A look at proposed changes to local economic development tax incentives with Shelby County Commissioner Steve Basar and Reid Dulberger, head of the city-county Economic Development Growth Engine board.
This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Jan. 30): A roundtable of Memphis journalists discusses the Tennessee Legislature’s special session on Insure Tennessee, Memphis Mayor A C Wharton’s re-election effort and the Grizzlies’ success this season.
This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Jan. 23): A debate over redevelopment of the Mid-South Fairgrounds with City Council member Kemp Conrad, local business owner Taylor Berger and Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau CEO Kevin Kane.
This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Jan. 18): A discussion of the Memphis City Council, Insure Tennessee Medicaid expansion plan and more with panelists Jackson Baker of the Memphis Flyer, Bill Dries of The Daily News, Andrew Douglas of WMC Action News 5, and Les Smith of FOX-13.
This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Jan. 9): Dr. M. David Rudd, president of the University of Memphis, discusses the Tennessee Promise program, the effort to produce more teachers to teach in the city’s lowest-performing schools, and more.
This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Dec. 26): Leaders from Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association (MIFA), Make-A-Wish Mid-South and the Salvation Army Memphis Area Command discuss the organizations’ impact and needs during the holidays and year-round.