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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.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Mid-semester schedule issues have Wooddale High School students concerned

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Some parents and students at Wooddale High School are concerned student schedule issues could possibly cause problems for graduation.

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.

2 critical after shooting, crash near Wooddale High  WMC Action News 5

Two people are in critical condition after a shooting across the street from Wooddale High School.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

SCS officials appealing postseason ban of several Memphis basketball teams after massive fights  FOX13 Memphis

Shelby County Schools officials are heading to the TSSAA headquarters Thursday to appeal the decisions to ban several basketball teams from playing in ...

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.

TSSAA football playoffs second round scores  The Commercial Appeal

See who won in the second round of the TSSAA football playoffs.

TSSAA football playoffs first round scores  The Commercial Appeal

The Tennessee high school football playoffs first-round matchups will be played Friday night.

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 ...

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.

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

Fairley High School head football coach Gene Robinson is on a mission to make sure every football player in the city of Memphis has a shot at a college ...

Tennessee high school football scores, Week 10  The Tennessean

See when your Middle Tennessee high school football team is playing in Week 10.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

College readiness: How Cheatham, Robertson and Sumner Schools stack up  The Tennessean

Large numbers of students in Tennessee are not ready for college, according to newly released state data. The data shows how prepared public high school ...

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.

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.

Tennessee High School Football scoreboard, Week 7  The Tennessean

Find out which Middle Tennessee high school football teams won in Week 7.

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.

Knoxville-area high school football scoreboard, Week 11  Knoxville News Sentinel

A look at the Knoxville-area high school football scores for Week 11 with games played Oct. 25-26.

James Wiseman, top college basketball prospect in country, wins first Mr. Basketball honor  The Tennessean

The TSSAA announced the Mr. and Miss Basketball winners on Monday night at MTSU's Murphy Center.

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 ...

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.

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.

Tennessee football state semifinal scores  The Tennessean

The Tennessee football playoffs have hit the semifinals. See which teams advanced to the BlueCross Bowl.

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.

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.

East Tennessee High School Football: Week 10 roundup  Knoxville News Sentinel

TSSAA high school football game updates from across East Tennessee and Knoxville.

East Tennessee High School Football: Week 8 roundup  Knoxville News Sentinel

Week 8 is a wrap and only three remain in the high school football season. Here are some highlights and a recap of the best games in the area. ▻Powell came ...

Meet Keeley Carter, the best Class AA girls player who wasn't a Miss Basketball finalist  The Tennessean

Macon County junior Keeley Carter wasn't a finalist for Class AA Miss Basketball. She had 28 points in a win over Covington on Wednesday.

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 ...

Greeneville, Cade Ballard crush Maplewood in semifinal matchup of Mr. Football finalists  Knoxville News Sentinel

Army commitment Cade Ballard led Greeneville to a 43-8 Class 4A semifinal win over Maplewood in a showdown of Mr. Football finalists.

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 ...

Wooddale Only TN Team To Qualify For National Rocketry Competition  WKNO FM

The Wooddale High School rocketry team practices at the Mid-South Rocket Society launch pad at Shelby Farms Park, across from the bison. Were going in five.

Hendersonville football beats Riverdale for first playoff win in three seasons  The Tennessean

First-year Hendersonville coach James Beasley led the Commandos to their first playoff win since 2015 on Friday.

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 ...

Brentwood football gets late turnover, beats Independence in double OT in second round  The Tennessean

The Brentwood football team has lost quite a bit this season. The Bruins haven't lost their fight.

Independence football only needs one quarterback in 42-31 win over Brentwood  The Tennessean

BRENTWOOD — Independence had planned on using two quarterbacks in its critical Region 6-6A matchup against at first-place Brentwood. Ethan Cash ...

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.

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

The last installment of a three-part series of Memphis football players in the NFL, running through the 10 most successful ex-Tigers in the league.

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 ...

Poe never lost focus en route to NFL

Chiefs' newest player has lived through epic saga to reach NFL .

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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