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Chattanooga Times Free Press
GOP officials reject Democratic lawmaker's White House tripto get reimbursed for a White House meeting on curbing gun violence on Tuesday,
GOP officials reject Democratic lawmaker's White House trip
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
to get reimbursed for a White House meeting on curbing gun violence on Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Lee Harris of Memphis is calling for changes to the state Legislature's travel policies. "Those on the other side of the aisle are... Read more
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ABC News
Who Is This Future Game Show Host?Poppel/Yearbook Library | Getty Images Adam Levine is seen here in second-grad
Who Is This Future Game Show Host?
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Poppel/Yearbook Library | Getty Images Adam Levine is seen here in second-grade in 1987 at the Center for Early Education, West Hollywood, Calif. Right, Adam Levine arrives at the 2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter at... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
At Crosswind Elementary in Collierville, Principal Kim Lampkins heads to retirementsmall town in northwest Tennessee not far from Union City. She played basketbal
At Crosswind Elementary in Collierville, Principal Kim Lampkins heads to retirement
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
small town in northwest Tennessee not far from Union City. She played basketball at Union University and said she went into education to become a basketball coach. She did coach the sport for a time, then became a teacher and a school leader. She's... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Two-Minute WarningDo Memphis City Council members really hear the voice of ordinary citizens? Lo
Two-Minute Warning
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 6 days ago
Do Memphis City Council members really hear the voice of ordinary citizens? Lots of people are saying no. To be fair, during public comments from the well-worn podium facing the council's desk, council members are exposed to hours of personal... Read more
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Dyersburg State Gazette
DHS students receive over $6.6 million on Scholarship and Awards Dayagreements with collegiate teams. Bethel University: Keasun Moses, Shakaila Sm
DHS students receive over $6.6 million on Scholarship and Awards Day
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
agreements with collegiate teams. Bethel University: Keasun Moses, Shakaila Smith, and Cort Teeter University of Memphis: Kaylee Baggett, Rachel Clifft, and Sam Jones Union University: Olivia Capps, Matthew Hampton, and Ashlynn... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
School Resource Officers…Crossing the Line?MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Kids slammed to the floor. Teenagers punched by grown men.
School Resource Officers…Crossing the Line?
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 8 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Kids slammed to the floor. Teenagers punched by grown men. When do school resource officers cross the line? SROs are law enforcement officers placed at schools. They still work for their respective agency, and not the school... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Accounting for lost state dollars no easy task for countywhat do we do? What happens at that point," said Commissioner Van Turner. The
Accounting for lost state dollars no easy task for county
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 10 days ago
what do we do? What happens at that point," said Commissioner Van Turner. The county is a big-dollar contributor to education with 63 cents from every property tax dollar going to education. That amounts to $399.9 million budgeted for fiscal... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The CA at 175: Reporting our own storyto persevere in their quest for justice and assuring them, in a stirring finale
The CA at 175: Reporting our own story
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 10 days ago
to persevere in their quest for justice and assuring them, in a stirring finale to the most famous speech ever delivered in Memphis, that he had been "to the mountaintop." 1960s - It was a newspaper, after all, that after 40 years still ran a daily... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The CA at 175: Reporting our own storyto persevere in their quest for justice and assuring them, in a stirring finale
The CA at 175: Reporting our own story
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
to persevere in their quest for justice and assuring them, in a stirring finale to the most famous speech ever delivered in Memphis, that he had been "to the mountaintop." 1960s - It was a newspaper, after all, that after 40 years still ran a daily... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
At groundbreaking for Collierville high, a drone buzzes overhead and a young student speakscosts. They aim to use the new school as a tangible demonstration of the town's
At groundbreaking for Collierville high, a drone buzzes overhead and a young student speaks
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 12 days ago
costs. They aim to use the new school as a tangible demonstration of the town's commitment to providing a high-quality education, a commitment they hope will continue to draw new businesses and new residents. The town's population continues to... Read more
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Dyersburg State Gazette
DCHS students receive $6 million in scholarships at Honors Day ceremonyRivers Community College Basketball: Olivia Crane Union University: Delaney Ev
DCHS students receive $6 million in scholarships at Honors Day ceremony
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Rivers Community College Basketball: Olivia Crane Union University: Delaney Evans and Josh Sellars University of Memphis: Lindsey Alsup, Levi Evans, Tatiyana Hockett, Jalil Jackson, Brittany Putman, William Ramey, Sara Riggs, Molly... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Collierville schools board approves system’s annual budgetThe Collierville Schools Board of Education passed its $71.5 million general fu
Collierville schools board approves system’s annual budget
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
The Collierville Schools Board of Education passed its $71.5 million general fund budget for the 2016-17 fiscal year Tuesday evening, approving the spending plan and related financial matters as part of the consent agenda, a list of noncontroversial... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FedEx ramps up pilot hiring to avert shortagehiring pilots to keep pace with growth and accelerated retirements of senior fl
FedEx ramps up pilot hiring to avert shortage
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 16 days ago
hiring pilots to keep pace with growth and accelerated retirements of senior flight crew members, pilots say. The Memphis-based delivery giant notified its pilots' union April 1 it wants to hire as many as 600 pilots over the next 18 to 24... Read more
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Business Wire
20 National Finalist Teams Advance in the U.S. Army's 2015-16 eCYBERMISSION CompetitionThe national finalist teams will advance to eCYBERMISSION’s National Judging an
20 National Finalist Teams Advance in the U.S. Army's 2015-16 eCYBERMISSION Competition
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
The national finalist teams will advance to eCYBERMISSION’s National Judging and Educational Event (NJ&EE), taking place in Washington, D.C. metropolitan area June 20-24. The national finalists were selected from a competitive group of 60 regional... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Causeway Challenge Funds 10 Community-Led Education Initiativesfor solutions to problems in their own community.” A panel of six community ju
Causeway Challenge Funds 10 Community-Led Education Initiatives
The Chattanoogan / Posted 20 days ago
for solutions to problems in their own community.” A panel of six community judges, with backgrounds in various roles in education as parents, reporters, program directors, research specialists, and social entrepreneurs, reviewed every... Read more
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Al.com
OK Alabama, there's no way this ranking is rightspot on all kinds of national lists. And while there's debate on whether we're
OK Alabama, there's no way this ranking is right
Al.com / Posted 20 days ago
spot on all kinds of national lists. And while there's debate on whether we're 49th or 38th for things like healthcare and education, there's likely going to be little argument that one recent ranking is just flat-out wrong. The Asthma and Allergy... Read more
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Officer.com
Tennessee Campus-Carry Bill to Become Lawdoes not go as far as I would like in retaining campus control, the final versi
Tennessee Campus-Carry Bill to Become Law
Officer.com / Posted 22 days ago
does not go as far as I would like in retaining campus control, the final version of the bill included input from higher education and was shaped to accommodate some of their concerns. "Ultimately, this legislation was tailored to apply to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Red-hot in the ’60s, now little known, the great artist Marisol is being rediscovered& Life Pictures/Getty Images Marisol poses in 1958 in New York with her tools
Red-hot in the ’60s, now little known, the great artist Marisol is being rediscovered
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
& Life Pictures/Getty Images Marisol poses in 1958 in New York with her tools and some of her wooden sculptures. MEMPHIS — It’s 1968. In Vietnam, the Tet offensive has begun. In Europe, a million students marching through the streets of... Read more
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Business Wire
Two Arizona Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financia
Two Arizona Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), named Dustyn and Hope Arizona's top high school and middle level youth... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
TNReady halt for some students bolsters concerns for state testing’s impact on teachersMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- After the state halted TNReady testing for some age groups, s
TNReady halt for some students bolsters concerns for state testing’s impact on teachers
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 26 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- After the state halted TNReady testing for some age groups, state and local leaders spoke with WREG about their concerns regarding the role state tests play on teacher evaluations. The Tennessee Department of Education announced... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Teachers uncertain how upcoming budget will impact benefits, payMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Many Shelby County Schools teachers have reached out to SCS B
Teachers uncertain how upcoming budget will impact benefits, pay
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 26 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Many Shelby County Schools teachers have reached out to SCS Board members this budget season, urging them not to forget about educators' needs. It is still unclear what changes could be coming for them. "Like the rest of the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Pat Carter remembered for lifelong entrepreneurship, giving backin 2005. The man whose entrepreneurial spirit led him on May 4, 1981, to open
Pat Carter remembered for lifelong entrepreneurship, giving back
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
in 2005. The man whose entrepreneurial spirit led him on May 4, 1981, to open the first black-owned Pontiac dealership in Memphis died Wednesday at his home, said his son, Trey Carter III. He was 77. Arrangements were incomplete Thursday. Carter... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarMonday-Friday. (501) 687-1061. Around Arkansas THE ARTS & SCIENCE CENTER FOR
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
Monday-Friday. (501) 687-1061. Around Arkansas THE ARTS & SCIENCE CENTER FOR SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS 701 Main St., Pine Bluff. Education and art programs for adults and children; call for schedule and tuition. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 1-4... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly rolls out the amber carpet for the 2016 Brewers Association conference next weekIn 2005, the last time the Brewers Association held its annual conference here,
Philly rolls out the amber carpet for the 2016 Brewers Association conference next week
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
In 2005, the last time the Brewers Association held its annual conference here, a few local brewers thought it would be a swell idea to expose the conventioneers to a unique slice of Philly's growing craft-beer scene. So they trooped the visitors... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Collierville schools budget proposal calls for some students to receive iPads in next school yearsgetting close to a 2 percent raise," Aitken said. The school system is also ad
Collierville schools budget proposal calls for some students to receive iPads in next school years
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
getting close to a 2 percent raise," Aitken said. The school system is also adding some positions, including nine special education assistants. Aitken also announced the groundbreaking for the district's new high school will be at 10 a.m. May... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Collierville initiative seeks to match education system with employers’ needsdiscussion Tuesday morning. The Collierville Chamber of Commerce is launching a
Collierville initiative seeks to match education system with employers’ needs
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 29 days ago
discussion Tuesday morning. The Collierville Chamber of Commerce is launching an initiative to coordinate the local education system with the needs of businesses. (Mark Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Which is more valuable in economic terms:... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Animal shelter expansion approved in Collierville - private donations and fundraising to cover mostA $493,000 expansion to the Collierville Animal Shelter, including a new lobby
Animal shelter expansion approved in Collierville - private donations and fundraising to cover most
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 29 days ago
A $493,000 expansion to the Collierville Animal Shelter, including a new lobby space, an expanded surgery area, an education center and an area just for cats, was approved Monday evening by the town's Board of Mayor and Aldermen. The board also... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Business briefs for April 25in Brooklyn Park. The annual conference brings together wastewater operators fr
Business briefs for April 25
Marshall Independent / Posted 30 days ago
in Brooklyn Park. The annual conference brings together wastewater operators from Minnesota for training and professional education. In Minnesota, there are about 1,500 municipal and industrial wastewater treatment facilities. Community,... Read more

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