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Student arrested after threatening to ‘shoot up’ Craigmont High School  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A warning circulating on Snapchat put Craigmont High School on high alert Thursday.

Tennessee high school football schedule: Week 1  The Commercial Appeal

The TSSAA high school football season kicks off Aug. 21 and runs through Aug. 24. Here is a look at the schedule.

Father accused of attacking juvenile, staff member inside Craigmont High School gym  WREG NewsChannel 3

A Mid-South father was taken into custody after police say he attacked a juvenile and a staff member in the gym at Craigmont High School.

Memphis man punched student at school gym after telling son to 'point him out,' police say  The Commercial Appeal

A Memphis man is facing assault charges after he walked into his son's high school and punched a student in October, police say.

Memphis high school's prized planetarium still needs upgrades, but students are already fascinated by what it can do  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Keshawn Glover remembers hearing his dad talk about field trips to Craigmont High School's planetarium decades ago, but last week the high school senior got ...

High school football game closed to crowds due to threat of violence  WREG NewsChannel 3

Tensions were so high ahead of Friday night's football game between rivals Raleigh-Egypt and Craigmont high schools, Shelby County Schools closed the ...

Arrests made after parent/student fight at Craigmont High School, suspects identified  FOX13 Memphis

Five adult women were arrested after a fight at Craigmont High School Tuesday morning, according to the Shelby County Sheriff's Office.

Once a shining star, Craigmont High School's planetarium due for a makeover  Chalkbeat Colorado

Walking down the center aisle of a unique theater that once was a source of pride for Craigmont High School, principal Tisha Durrah gestures at the hundred or ...

'Point him out': Dad goes with son to Memphis school, accused of assaulting student, woman  FOX13 Memphis

A Memphis dad was arrested after an assault in a high school gym, police said.

5 adults charged after Craigmont High School brawl  WMC Action News 5

The five adults arrested during a brawl at Craigmont High School have been identified.

'Point him out' Dad goes with son to Tennessee school, assaults student and woman  WZTV

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WZTV) — A Tennessee dad was arrested after allegedly walking into a school gym, asking his son to "point him out," then assaulting two ...

Retiring Craigmont principal leaves with lots of well wishes

Principal Sherilyn Brown touched a lot of lives as an educator for 39 years at Craigmont High.

Memphis family tries to help others after son’s 2009 terrorist attack  WREG NewsChannel 3

Carlos Bledsoe, a young Memphian — now known as Abdul-Hakim Mohammad — was being called a terrorist.

Ten apply for vacant seat on the Memphis school board, but six live outside of seat's district  Chalkbeat Tennessee

The appointee will fill the seat Teresa Jones vacated and would serve until the term expires in August 2020, not October as previously reported.

1 taken to hospital, 2 detained after explosion at Memphis high school  CNN International

Two makeshift bombs blew up Thursday inside a Memphis high school, causing one person to be taken to a hospital, officials said.

Police respond to multiple reports of student fights across Memphis

We're *fresh* into the new school year, but Memphis police have already had to respond to several bullying and fighting reports involving students.

Boys & Girls Clubs coming to two Memphis schools after all  Chalkbeat Tennessee

After voting it down initially, Shelby County leaders agree to foot the bill for the nonprofit's first school-based programs in Memphis.

Memphis charter school signs lease within district boundaries, allowing it to stay open  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Gateway University High School will move into Holy Nation Church of Memphis near Craigmont High School, according to a spokeswoman for the charter ...

More Memphis area students are graduating high school. But what does that mean?  Chalkbeat Tennessee

The number of students graduating from high schools in Shelby County and across the state has been rising for the last 10 years, but recent allegations of ...

Memphis schools have space. Boys & Girls Clubs have programming. Now they just need money to put clubs in three schools.  Chalkbeat Colorado

Grappling with under-enrolled schools and significant neighborhood needs, Memphis school leaders seek to fill some empty space by partnering with the Boys ...

West Tennessee high school football scores, Week 11  The Commercial Appeal

See when your West Tennessee high school football team is playing in Week 11.

Teen charged in shooting near Craigmont High School  Memphis Commercial Appeal

Memphis police have charged a 15-year-old with shooting another teenager in the leg near Craigmont High School Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.

11 students go straight from high school to the Memphis Police Department  The Commercial Appeal

Blue Path is a Memphis police initiative that brings 18-year-olds into the force as police *service* technicians who handle car wrecks.

Educational inequality is 'existential threat,' former education secretary says in Memphis  The Commercial Appeal

Educational inequality is an "existential threat" to goals of the advancement of society, former U.S. Secretary of Education John King said in Memphis on ...

Alternative program gives troubled youth a second chance

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. -- Three Wooddale High School students will get a second chance after getting caught gambling and fighting in the cafeteria. They've ...

Here's a chance to renew your wedding vows at Graceland's new chapel

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — They met in a hotel lobby, he back in his hometown on business and she attending her first Elvis Week. A spark between them quickly ...

12-year-old arrested in brother's stabbing death  WMC Action News 5

A 12-year-old is in custody after his 15-year-old brother was stabbed to death. Memphis Police Department said the 12-year-old is responsible for stabbing and ...

It's about relationships, say Memphis students on race and violence  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Amid the national conversation about issues of race, policing and safety, Memphis students weigh in.

Radicalized: The Story of Abdulhakim Mujahid Muhammad  Memphis Flyer

Nine years ago, 24-year-old Abdulhakim Mujahid Muhammad shot two people at a military recruiting center in Little Rock. Acting as a lone-wolf terrorist and ...

Former Memphis Tigers Plan Alumni Basketball Game  Memphis Daily News

Look back to look ahead. That's what former University of Memphis basketball players Jeremy Hunt and Willie Kemp are trying to do with the first alumni game, ...

Memphis native proposes to girlfriend at West Virginia basketball game  WMC Action News 5

It was the highlight of the game as Memphis native Oterrious Diggins proposed to his longtime girlfriend at West Virginia University's women's basketball game.

15-year-old killed in drive-by shooting is latest child homicide (w/video)  Memphis Commercial Appeal

Eleven youths aged 17 or under have been killed in Memphis this year, just one shy of the number killed in that same age group in all of 2015.

A Place to be Heard  Memphis Daily News

On a recent weekday afternoon at AngelStreet in North Memphis, dozens of girls age 8-18 are practicing a song, “We Are the World.” Their voices seem to blend ...

VA medical centers will remain open on George H.W. Bush Day of Mourning  The Tennessean

In honor of the fourty-first President's military *service*, Tennessee VA medical centers will continue to provide care for veterans.

Acting for Good | The Fly-By | Memphis News and Events  Memphis Flyer

Some actors and playwrights set their sights on Broadway, but University of Memphis senior Nadia Matthews believes she can bring the spirit of the Great White ...

George H.W. Bush Day of Mourning: What it means in Tennessee  The Tennessean

By order of Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, flags over the State Capitol and all state buildings are to be lowered to half-staff until sunset on Dec. 30 to honor Bush.

Columbine to Oregon's Umpqua College: A tragic list of school shootings since 1999  Westword

We've updated our list of school shootings since the April 20, 1999 attack on Columbine High School, and the numbers are as staggering as they are distressing ...

Oak Ridge Boys kept solemn promise to George H.W. Bush: 'It's what you do for friends'  USA TODAY

It's what you do for friends,” said the Oak Ridge Boys' Duane Allen, whose group made a promise to the late president long before his death that they would ...

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