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Campus concerns uncover past problems at Kirby High School  WMC

Reports from Shelby County Schools show an ongoing issue with pests inside Kirby High School.

Kirby High School closed indefinitely: What's next for students, teachers? | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

After two days open, Kirby High School was forced to close its doors yet again. Superintendent Dorsey Hopson said the school will remain closed for at least six ...

Middle, high school students share a campus after Kirby High rat infestation  The Commercial Appeal

One charter is under Shelby County Schools. The other is under the state's Achievement State Department. They're both lending a hand to Kirby High.

KIRBY SCHOOL STUDENTS: Temporary locations, schedule announced for Kirby High School students | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Students at Kirby High School now know where and when they'll be going to class over the next few months as their high school is closed due to rodent ...

Kirby High students finally return to class in shared spaces Monday  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The pest problem at Kirby High disrupts students at more than one school. "The teachers are here getting settled in. Getting ready," said ...

Kirby High School closed for pest treatment after rat, snake complaints  WREG NewsChannel 3

Kirby High School is closed Tuesday due to a pest infestation, Shelby County Schools said.

Kirby High School students begin classes at new locations  WMC

Kirby High School students return to the classroom Monday after several days without any instruction.

Kirby High School closed for rest of week due to ‘pest issues’ | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Kirby High School will be closed once again due to a rodent problem.

Kirby High students learn that cyberbullying, like a dead rat, stinks  The Commercial Appeal

As Shelby school officials find places for Kirby students to attend, some say they're being teased and bullied online for having rats at their school.

Kirby High School to close again Thursday due to ‘pest infestation’  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Kirby High School will close again Thursday as the school deal with a pest infestation, Shelby County Schools announced. "Crews are ...

Kirby High students will not go to class Monday or Tuesday  WMC

Students at Kirby High School will not have school Monday or Tuesday, according to Shelby County Schools.

Kirby High School to remain closed Friday due to 'pest issues'  The Commercial Appeal

Kirby High to remain closed until Tuesday due to "pest issues."

Kirby High School Students Will Relocate To Three Schools During Rat Infestation Clean-Up

Local 24 News has some important updates about the rodent infestation at Kirby High School that's canceled classes on and off for the past two weeks.

SCS spent $20,000 to eliminate pests from infested high school  WMC

A Mid-South school is back in session after a pest infestation shut it down for a week.

Kirby High School to reopen after week-long pest treatment  WMC Action News 5

SHELBY COUNTY, TN (WMC) - A Mid-South high school will reopen Tuesday after being closed for a week due to a pest infestation. Shelby County Schools ...

Pest infestation closes Kirby High School in Tennessee for days

Officials say a pest infestation has closed a high school in Tennessee for three consecutive days.

SCS Closes Kirby High After Reports Of Pest Problems

Classes were canceled Tuesday at Kirby High School because of pesky pest problems. Students claim their school is infested with rats, roaches, and snakes.

Cold temps close Memphis state-run schools, highlighting bigger issue of repairing costly, aging buildings  Chalkbeat Tennessee

More than 1,200 students in Tennessee's turnaround district stayed home from school on Tuesday because their school heating systems weren't working ...

Kirby High Students Head Back To Class At Temporary Locations

Kirby High students are back in class Monday, after being displaced due to pest problems. One of the temporary locations for classes is at Kirby Middle.

School closed Tuesday after complaints about rat, roach infestation  WMC Action News 5

Kirby High School is canceling all classes Tuesday, Aug. 28 because a major pest infestation,

Prosecutor says Malco Paradiso shooting case could go to grand jury  WMC

Charges against a man who police say fired a shot into the ceiling of a busy east Memphis movie theater have been dropped for the time being, but prosecutors ...

Dorsey Hopson talks unfinished business with SCS, plans for the future  WMC

In just a matter of weeks, Shelby County Schools will have a new superintendent.

Kirby High School gives a sneak peek of new renovation  WMC

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A major renovation is underway at Kirby High School after a pest infestation forced school leaders to shut down the school.

Kirby Football Works Hard To Make Kirby High Proud

Kirby High School is closed temporarily, after rats and snakes were found crawling in halls and walls. The 800 students have been relocated to three different ...

Tennessee high school closes down after complaints of rat infestation  WTHR

A Memphis, Tennessee high school has canceled classes while it battles an infestation of vermin.

Memphis area high school football offensive players to watch in 2018  The Commercial Appeal

Take a look at 20 offensive players to watch from the Memphis area for the 2018 high school football season.

Parents on edge after Kirby High School placed on lockdown Thursday morning

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Parents of Kirby High School students have questions after the school was on lockdown for hours Thursday. The Shelby County School ...

Roaches, rats found inside another Shelby County school | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

The Shelby County School District found signs of pests in another school, just weeks after Kirby High School was closed indefinitely due to rodent problems.

Father dead after shooting near Kirby High School | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A father is dead after a homicide near Kirby High School.

Looking for the 'why' behind student suspensions, Memphis schools turn to behavior specialists — again  Chalkbeat Tennessee

For the first time since the city's 2013 school merger, behavior specialists are back in Memphis schools.

Memphis parents demand answers on charter school principal's abrupt departure  Chalkbeat Tennessee

About 20 Memphis parents and their supporters lined a small conference room after being initially blocked from a charter school's board meeting to learn more ...

New Shelby County Commission leaders weigh in on SCS issues  WMC

The new leadership of the Shelby County Commission is weighing in on two issues facing Shelby County Schools.

Two mothers, fed up with school bullying, reach out to FOX13 | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Two mothers at two Shelby County Schools are looking for answers, both said their children are targets of bullying.

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.

Kirby High School student allowed wanted suspect into school  WMC Action News 5

Kirby High School went on lockdown around 10:30 a.m. Thursday when a student opened a door and allowed a wanted man into the school.

Some Memphis-area schools opt to wait a day after system snafu stalls online testing  Chalkbeat Tennessee

The state said its testing vendor fixed the problem, but Shelby County Schools left it up to individual high schools to decide how to proceed.

Kirby High teacher indicted for sexual battery of a student

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Kirby High School teacher has been indicted on charges of sexual battery of a student. David Burnett, 33, taught audio-visual productions.

Kirby High Teacher Accused Of Inappropriate Touching  Local Memphis

A Kirby High School teacher is arrested tonight after two students said they were inappropriately touched.

Man Arrested After Causing Lockdown At Kirby High School  Local Memphis

New information on a lock down a Kirby High School. A man has now been arrested for causing the lockdown Thursday which panicked students and parents.

Suspect identified after Munford High School lock down  WREG NewsChannel 3

Munford High School was temporarily locked down on Wednesday after someone reportedly entered the building.

Grade changes pervasive in Memphis high schools, analysis shows  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Trezevant High, which prompted the investigation, isn't the high school with the most grade changes in Shelby County Schools, according to the probe.

The 9:01: Troubling questions piling up in Memphis police-involved shooting  The Commercial Appeal

In today's, The 9:01, the Memphis police remain tight-lipped about Monday's officer-involved shooting, neo-Confederates plan rally, and more.

The 9:01: Why Shelby County Schools' Dorsey Hopson endorsed the GOP's Bill Lee  The Commercial Appeal

Dorsey Hopson, who heads Shelby County Schools, explains why he endorsed GOP governor candidate Bill Lee. That and more in The 9:01 today.

High school students take course connecting Memphis, African American history  WMC Action News 5

Students at a high school in Memphis have a unique opportunity to take part in a pilot history course.

WEB EXTRA: Clayton's Cuts - Kirby QB Jaden Johnson On His Commitment To Louisville

Kirby High School 2019 QB Jaden Johnson verbally committed to Louisville in November 2017. He's remained committed to the Cardinals and plans to sign in ...

SCHOOL BUS SHOOTING: Teen taken to hospital after shots fired into Memphis school bus | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Police are currently on scene investigating after shots were fired at a Memphis school bus.

Missing documents halt investigation into possible grade fraud in SCS  The Commercial Appeal

The investigation into grading irregularities in Shelby County Schools hit a brick wall after investigators could not locate 98 percent of the documentation needed ...

MEMPHIS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Scores from around the Mid-South | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

FOX13 is your home for scores across Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi.

MemFix: More road closures on I-240 this weekend  WMC

Another round of road closures will come this weekend as Tennessee Department of Transportation's continued MemFix4 demolition.

The Commercial Appeal  The Commercial Appeal

August 10, 2015 - Veteran Germantown High School teacher Goldie Terrell says the Pledge alonside his homeroom class on the first day of school. Terrell, who ...

Multiple injured, 1 dead after late night shootings across Memphis | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Three people are fighting for their lives and one is dead after multiple shootings across the city of Memphis.

Memphis schools budget heads to county leaders for approval  Chalkbeat Tennessee

A $1 billion budget for Shelby County Schools that includes a 3 percent raise for all teachers and raising the district's minimum wage to $15 per hour is heading ...

Man dead after being hit by train in downtown Memphis | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Memphis police are investigating after a man was hit and killed by a train in downtown Memphis.

Olive Garden giving back to Memphis community | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A national chain restaurant is giving back to the Memphis community, by not wasting food. Olive Garden donates food twice a week to the ...

MPD responds to critical crash on I-55 and I-240 | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Officers are working a critical crash at I-55//I-240 involving a tractor trailer and another vehicle. One person was transported in critical condition to ROH. Traffic is ...

Gang members accused of shooting Memphis car with children inside | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Police are investigating after a vehicle with two children inside was destroyed with gunfire by gang members.

Man in critical condition after shooting in Memphis neighborhood | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

One man is fighting for his life after being shot in a Memphis neighborhood.

Memphis high school football players helping local hospital fight cancer | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

High school athletes are not all about school and sports in 2018.

Convicted rapist scheduled to get out of prison charged with raping family member in South Memphis | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A convicted rapist who was scheduled to get out of jail next year is now under investigation for another rape of a family member.

Man in wheelchair killed after being hit by vehicle in Memphis | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A person in a wheelchair was killed in a hit-and-run in a Memphis neighborhood.

Man wanted for 2 murders caught by task force in Memphis | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A man wanted for the murders of two people was caught by police in Shelby County Monday.

Future of downtown Memphis night club uncertain after shooting | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

The future of a downtown Memphis night club is up in the air following a shooting that sent multiple people to the hospital.

Officers who shot, killed 'known drug dealer' in Memphis will not face charges, DA says | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

The two narcotics officers with the Shelby County Sheriff's Office will not face any criminal charges after fatally shooting a man they were trying to detain in a drug ...

One-On-One With Louisville Football QB of the Future Jaden Johnson  Big Red Louie

We sat down with commit and quarterback of the future for the Louisville football program, Jaden Johnson, to discuss everything Cardinal related.

Movie executive from Memphis breaks down her new Netflix film | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A Memphis sister team is landing hit movies instead of FedEx jets like their dad.

Fly on the Wall 1545  Memphis Flyer

Memphis Heat Memphis wrestler Jerry "The King" Lawler has been getting "backlash, even death threats" since he was seen having a big ol' time at...

Memphis workers file OSHA complaint over extreme heat at Verizon distribution center | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Some employees have filed an OSHA complaint against a Memphis company for extreme heat.

8 SCS schools changed grades to improve graduation rates, Audit finds  WMC Action News 5

A new audit shows rampant issues across Shelby County when it comes to changing grades in high schools.

Tennessee Super 25 high school football poll  The Commercial Appeal

Who are the best high school football teams in Tennessee this season? The USA Today Network - Tennessee has started its Tennessee Super 25 poll. A group ...

PURPLE HAZE SHOOTING: Suspect in Purple Haze shooting that injured 4 arrested, police say | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

UPDATE (9/12 7:40 PM) Police said the suspect wanted for the shooting at a downtown Memphis night club is in custody.

Design review board discusses new projects in downtown Memphis | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A brand new Downtown Memphis hotel is on its way to becoming a reality in 2019.

Former crossing guard charged with child molestation arrested again  WMC

A former Southaven school crossing guard, who was previously charged with child molestation, has been arrested again.

Tennessee Task Force One heads to Virginia ahead of Hurricane Florence | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Tennessee Task Force One is headed to Virginia to help people expected to be impacted by Hurricane Florence.

STATELINE ROAD ACCIDENT: Crews respond to fatal multi-vehicle accident at Tennessee-Mississippi state line | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Crews responded to a fatal multi-vehicle crash on Stateline Rd. and Riverdale Rd. FOX13 has learned 14 cars are involved in the crash. Deputies shut down the ...

Man Charged After Teen Hit By Car Near Kirby High School  Local Memphis

A man has been charged after police say he struck a 16-year-old boy with his car Friday morning near Kirby High School.

Lioness kills father of 3 cubs at Indianapolis Zoo  WMC

INDIANAPOLIS (RNN) - A lioness killed the father of her three cubs at the Indianapolis Zoo. Nyack, the 10-year-old male lion died after he was injured during a ...

BABY LEFT IN DAYCARE: State revokes license of daycare where baby was left inside | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

An Arkansas daycare has been shut down by the state. The decision comes one day after an 8-month-old was left inside the locked building after workers had ...

Shelby County (Tenn.) district to spend $90 million on capital projects in 2019  American School & University

The Shelby County (Tenn.) School District plans to spend a record-setting amount on construction and maintenance projects in 2019. The Memphis ...

Man screamed racial slurs, caused thousands in damage to Tennessee Greyhound station, police say | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

NASHVILLE, Tenn.(WZTV) - A 36-year-old man was arrested Sunday after screaming racial slurs at Greyhound bus station staff. He also caused thousands of ...

Tennessee man charged with murder, dismemberment of wife | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

MANCHESTER, Tenn. (WZTV) — A Tennessee man has been charged in the murder and dismemberment of his wife, according to police documents.

Memphis man admits to shooting and killing friend | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A man is in jail after a weekend homicide. RELATED: Father dead after shooting near Kirby High School. Memphis officers said they ...

New admissions suspended at Bartlett assisted living facility | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A Mid-South assisted living facility has suspended new admissions. The move at the Foxbridge Assisted Living and Memory Care comes after a new complaint ...

Teacher reacts to teen’s murder at LA Fitness

MEMPHIS, Tenn.- Memphis Police told WREG they were still searching for two men wanted for gunning down a teen at a popular fitness gym off Winchester near ...

Pink baby dolls found hanging from power lines in North Carolina  WMC

Residents are noticing random baby dolls hanging from power lines and there hasn't been identification of the person or people responsible.

Pregnant teen found safe in Tennessee; TBI still searching for man who abducted her | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

UPDATE (10:10 PM) The Amber Alert has been canceled after the 16-year-old girl was found unharmed in Tennessee.

Multiple card skimmers found at Bartlett gas station | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Bartlett police are searching for the person who installed two credit card skimmers on gas pumps.

Man killed in officer-involved shooting was live on Facebook  WMC Action News 5

The man shot by police officers in Crockett County on Thursday was recording live on Facebook before the shooting happened. The camera on his phone ...

1 killed, another injured as drug deal turns violent in West Memphis | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

One person was killed and another was injured after a shooting in West Memphis early Sunday morning.

Google corporate parent's 3Q disappoints jittery investors  WMC

Google corporate parent releases 3rd-quarter report that adds to investor anxiety about future prospects.

Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi tax free weekends  The Commercial Appeal

Tax free weekend in Memphis starts July 27. What can you buy and how much can you spent?

17-year-old killed after shooting on Crump Road  WMC Action News 5

A 17-year-old was shot and killed Thursday afternoon, according to Memphis Police Department.

Red Sox shuffle lineup heading into Game 2 of ALCS vs Astros  WMC

Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora shuffles lineup for Game 2 against Houston Astros, using infielders Ian Kinsler, Rafael Devers, catcher Christian Vazquez.

Former doctor suing Memphis VA hospital for discrimination | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A former top doctor of the Memphis VA hospital is suing for discrimination.

Third person pleads guilty to murder in beating, burning of 83-year-old woman | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A third co-defendant has pleaded guilty to the 2016 beating and burning death of an 83-year-old woman at her Georgia home.

Memphis woman searches for python spotted on porch  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — North Memphis neighbors are still on edge as a python slithers into hiding once again. We first told you about the snake Monday after it hid ...

MPD arrests sex offender accused of luring students  WMC Action News 5

Memphis Police Department arrested a registered sex offender in connection to reports of a man who tried to lure young girls into his vehicle.

Hopson promises more flexibility as Memphis school leaders clear the air with teachers on new curriculum  Chalkbeat Tennessee

The Shelby County Schools superintendent told passionate teachers at a union town hall Monday that they can expect more flexibility in how they teach the ...

Teen dead after crashing into school bus | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A 17-year-old died after crashing her car into a school bus in northern Mississippi.

Memphis Teacher Arrested For Statutory Rape  WREG

(Memphis) He was an award-winning math teacher at Kirby High School, now Justin Bolden could soon be a prison inmate. He's accused of having sex with a ...

Severe Thunderstorm Watch cancelled for Shelby County

The National Weather *Service* has placed much of the Memp[his area under a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 9 p.m. Thursday.

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