Nonprofit leaders discuss organizations’ impact, needs

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.

[Related article: Local Charities’ Needs Visible During Holidays]

Wharton discusses IKEA, schools settlement, and more

This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Dec. 19): Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. discusses IKEA’s move to Memphis and the proposed schools funding settlement.

Collins, Harris talk about what’s ahead for City Council

This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Dec. 12): Memphis City Council members Harold Collins and Lee Harris discuss solutions and challenges of the coming new year, including pensions, Graceland and the Mid-South Fairgrounds.

Basar discusses Fairgrounds plan, tax incentives and more

This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Dec. 5): Shelby County Commissioner Steve Basar talks about plans for the Mid-South Fairgrounds, tax incentives such as TIFs and PILOTs, and more.

Opportunities and challenges for Mid-South veterans

This week on “Behind the Headlines” (Nov. 28): A discussion about challenges and opportunities for veterans in the Mid-South with panelists Denesse Torpoco, outreach specialist with the Memphis Vet Center; Joe Kyles, administrator of the Shelby County Veterans Affairs office; and Jerry Easter, coordinator of Shelby County Veterans Court.

[Related article: Veterans Care Battles Bureaucracy, Hesitancy]

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