This week on Behind the Headlines (Aug. 24), Stan Joyner Jr., mayor of Collierville, and Mark Brown, chief administrative officer of the City of Bartlett, talk about the future of municipal schools. With Eric Barnes, Host & Publisher of The Daily News; Eleanor Boudreau, reporter for WKNO-FM 91.1; and Bill Dries, senior reporter for The Daily News.
This week on Behind the Headlines (Aug. 17), guests Tennessee Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris and Senate Minority Leader Jim Kyle preview what’s ahead in the state legislature. Hosted by Eric Barnes, Publisher of The Memphis Daily News, with Jackson Baker, Senior Editor of The Memphis Flyer, and Andrew Douglas of Action News 5.
This week on Behind the Headlines (Aug. 10), Shelby County Schools superintendent John Aitken and Memphis City Schools superintendent Dr. Kriner Cash talk about the last pre-merger school year.
The panel discussion with Billy Orgel, chairman of the unified school board, continues on this online web extra. For more information, visit www.wkno.org/behindtheheadlines.
This week on Behind the Headlines (Aug. 3) we’ll look at the results of the election.
Eric Barnes – Host & Publisher of The Memphis Daily News
Jackson Baker – Senior Editor of The Memphis Flyer
Bill Dries – Senior Reporter for The Memphis Daily News
Justin Joy – Chairman, Shelby County Republican Party
Billy Orgel – Chairman, Shelby County Board of Education (the new unified school board)
Van Turner – Chairman, Shelby County Democratic Party