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Suspects caught after breaking in Wooddale High School  WMC

A man is now behind bars after police say he broke into a Memphis High school.

Postseason ban lifted for one Memphis high school basketball team  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — After principals of three Memphis high schools went to the state athletic association to appeal their schools' postseason bans, one of those ...

Wooddale postseason ban lifted; other two Memphis HS bans remain  USA TODAY High School Sports

Wooddale is back in the high school boys basketball playoffs. But Melrose and Westwood are not. Their two-year postseason ban remains in place as a result of ...

Wooddale wins first ever state basketball title  WMC

The Wooddale High School boys' basketball team won their first ever state basketball title Saturday.

Hundreds involved in fights at 3 high school basketball games on same night in Memphis  FOX13 Memphis

Friday nights are celebrated by students across the country. Supporting the local high school sporting events is a part of the custom.

Three Memphis high school basketball games break into brawls on same night  USA TODAY High School Sports

Friday was fight night for Memphis high school basketball. The state's high school athletic association is working with six Memphis high schools involved in three ...

SCS to appeal postseason ban on four high school basketball teams  WREG NewsChannel 3

The ban against the four schools came after the four schools were involved in brawls on Jan. 25, where as many as 400 people were involved.

These Memphis schools now risk a state takeover  Chalkbeat Tennessee

While Memphis mostly received good news when the state listed its most underachieving schools last week, at least five Shelby County schools appear to be at ...

Four-star Tennessee SF Chandler Lawson commits to Oregon  USA TODAY High School Sports

Chandler Lawson, a four-star small forward from Memphis, committed to Oregon on the first day of the fall basketball signing period.

Person with gun detained at Wooddale High School  WMC Action News 5

Memphis Police Department detained one person after reports of a person with a gun at Wooddale High School. Many parents say they were not surprised by ...

Wooddale High School sees more crime than any other SCS location  WMC Action News 5

For the second year in a row, Wooddale High School has more reported crime than any other school in Shelby County.

Attack on Wooddale teacher caught on video

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- It was pure chaos inside a Wooddale High School art classroom on Tuesday as a 16-year-old student was caught on video attacking his ...

One Shot Near Wooddale High School  Local Memphis

Two people are in critical condition after one was shot and another injured in a related car crash this afternoon near Wooddale High School.

Friday Football Fever: Week 2 scores and highlights  WMC Action News 5

It's Week 2 for TSSAA high school football teams, and that's means it's time for Friday Football Fever.

Wooddale H.S. hopes programs boost enrollment

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Wooddale High School is hoping to draw more students next school year. It is a school that has nabbed multiple headlines in the past year ...

Local Good News: Wooddale H.S. Student On The Road To Graduation Despite Homelessness  Local Memphis

A Wooddale High School student is defying the odds. Once homeless, she's now about to graduate from high school a year in advance. Her journey is local ...

Chandler Lawson transferring from Memphis East to national powerhouse Oak Hill Academy  The Commercial Appeal

The younger brother of former Memphis stars Dedric and K.J. Lawson announced he is leaving East High School for another national powerhouse.

Collierville High unveils new sports facilities, including football stadium, basketball gyms  WMC

The Collierville Dragons football team will play its homecoming game against Wooddale High School in a new home on Friday--a brand new 5000-seat facility ...

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 ...

Football  WMC Action News 5

The Memphis chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame honored 11 high school seniors and two college seniors from the University ...

2 Memphis football stars dismissed from college teams  WMC Action News 5

Two former Memphis area high school football stars have been dismissed from their college teams.

Memphis school fight witness: They would say, ‘All the Mexicans are going to get it’

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A shocking video showing dozens of students hitting and attacking classmates near Wooddale High School is circulating the Internet.

Memphis native Dontari Poe hosting local football camp  The Commercial Appeal

A year ago, when Dontari Poe decided to create his own nonprofit foundation, he knew he wanted to start it in Memphis, with a football camp for kids.

In-state tuition bill for Tennessee's undocumented immigrants clears first legislative hurdle  Chalkbeat Tennessee

The bill would provide in-state tuition to any student who attends a Tennessee high school for at least three years, regardless of their immigration status.

University of Memphis Commercial Aviation Degree Takes Flight This Fall  Memphis Daily News

After a three-year process, the University of Memphis is partnering with a local flight school to offer a Bachelor of Science in Commercial Aviation this fall.

Teenager shot over phone while walking to school  WMC Action News 5

A 15-year-old boy is out of surgery and recovering at the hospital after being shot while walking to school Monday morning.

High school basketball: Tennessee Mr. and Miss Basketball winners  The Tennessean

The TSSAA Mr. and Miss 2019 Basketball winners (Back row left to right) Keon Johnson of The Webb School (Bell-Buckle), Kennedy Chandler of Briarcrest ...

Here's what five Latino students have to say about their school experience in Memphis  Chalkbeat Colorado

Students offer insights during a high school rally sponsored by Latino Memphis in partnership with Shelby County Schools.

With students arriving every day, Memphis seeks to join other cities with newcomer programs for English language learners  Chalkbeat Colorado

The proposed newcomers program would help provide a foundation in English for recently arrived students from outside the United States.

Ducks expected to sign multiple targets on National Signing Day  247Sports

College basketball's National Signing Day begins Wednesday and will run for the next seven days. For the Oregon men's basketball program, it could be an ...

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 ...

Sheriff’s office: Victims in Crumpler crash were teens in stolen car  WREG NewsChannel 3

The three victims killed Tuesday when a car slid under and 18-wheeler were teenagers in a stolen car, sheriff's spokesman Earle Farrell said Wednesday.

Communicating with Spanish-speaking parents is a challenge in Memphis. Meet the former teacher who's taking it on.  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Talia Palacio is transforming how Shelby County Schools interacts with Hispanic families.

15-year-old girl accidentally shot by brother  WMC Action News 5

A 15-year-old girl is in the hospital after she was accidentally shot by her brother early Wednesday morning.

Albert Glenn stood on shoulders of pioneering black pilots at FedEx, then paid it forward  The Daily Memphian

With a hand up from FedEx's pioneering black aviators, Albert Glenn reached his profession's pinnacle flying wide-body air freighters around the world.

Poe Man's Dream Entrepreneurial Camp Giving Kids Big Ideas  Memphis Daily News

Logan McNeil, 15, wants to open his own restaurant someday. Diamond Jones, 17, wants to have her own fashion business, even if it's just selling T-shirts, and ...

Shelby County School Superintendent Hopson announces plans to help failing schools

Superintendent Dorsey Hopson gives WREG and local media a preview of what he will present to Shelby County School Board.

SCIAA Shelby County Interscholastic Athletic Association | 2015 SCIAA Middle School Volleyball Tournament  DigitalSports

SCIAA Shelby County Interscholastic Athletic Association/ SCIAA Shelby County Interscholastic Athletic Association. /; /; /. 2015 SCIAA Middle School Volleyball ...

CA Investigation: Memphis police ruled fatal 2013 officer-involved shooting justifiable despite inconsistencies  Memphis Commercial Appeal

The night of the shooting, officers said Steven Askew shot at them and later the officers said he only pointed the gun. But even the statement made to ...

HelloHome Shifts Business Model To Take Firm 'Back to Our Roots'  Memphis Daily News

HelloHome. That's the new name of a 3-year-old real estate technology platform that founder Jessica Buffington is tweaking to improve customer experience.

Memphis Preps: The Transformation of Marlon Hunter  Memphis Flyer

Marlon Hunter has committed to play college basketball at Western Kentucky. Some may say “Big deal.” Some may say “wrong Kentucky.” Actually, if you know ...

Dontari Poe Brings Dream to Memphis | Tiger Blue  Memphis Flyer

Dontari Poe was a good player for some lousy football teams at the University of Memphis. Over his three seasons (2009-11), the Tigers went 5-31, bad enough ...

Ranking the Top 10 Tigers in the NFL  The Commercial Appeal

There are 107 former Memphis Tigers who have appeared in an NFL game. Today, we try to rank the Top 10. Obviously, this was no easy feat. The rankings ...

Memphis Has Highest Unemployment Rate For Large Metropolitan Cities

The U.S. government has Memphis on a list no city wants to be on. Of all 49 metro areas with more than a million people, Memphis has the highest ...

Kingsbury High School - 1963 City Champs | Ask Vance Blog  Memphis Flyer

A few weeks ago, I found myself at an estate sale, buying books and all sorts of odd things. When I was leaving, I glanced in a cardboard box sitting in the ...

Bubble Bistro Serves Up All-Natural Skin Care  Memphis Daily News

Andrea Johnson Haynes wants her fellow Memphians to know that living a greener, healthier lifestyle isn't just about the foods they eat. Consumers, she said ...

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