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Kirby High School set to reopen Jan. 7 after rat infestation  WMC

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Shelby County Schools announced Thursday that Kirby High School will reopen after Christmas break following a rat infestation that ...

Kirby High set to reopen after rat infestation  WMC

Kirby High School is set to reopen months after a rat infestation closed the school.

Kirby High students return to school months after closing  WMC

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Months after a rat infestation closed it, Kirby High School is set to re-open Monday. Students will walk through the doors to see the ...

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 High set to reopen with remodel and removed rodents  WREG NewsChannel 3

Kirby High is now back open with a full makeover after officials did more than just exterminate after the school was closed in August.

Temporary locations, schedule announced for Kirby High School students  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 School closed indefinitely: What's next for students, teachers?  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 ...

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 for rest of week due to ‘pest issues'  FOX13 Memphis

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

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 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 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 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.

Classes resume Wednesday for Kirby High students; location yet to be announced  The Commercial Appeal

Classes will resume Wednesday for Kirby High. Shelby County Schools has not said where the students will attend classes.

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.

Kirby High School renovations more than $1 million over estimated budget  FOX13 Memphis

A week after Kirby High School reopened for students and staff following a severe rodent infestation, FOX13 obtained a financial breakdown for the renovations.

Kirby High School students, faculty returning to school following rodent problems  FOX13 Memphis

Kirby High School will be back in session, as classes are set to resume Tuesday.

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 Students Head Back To Class After Pest Cleanup

Hundreds of students forced out by a rat infestation walked into the newly renovated Kirby High School Monday.

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.

Rodent infestation forces Memphis school building to close for the semester  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Dozens of rats at Kirby High School in Memphis will keep the building closed the rest of the semester, district officials announced at a faculty meeting Thursday.

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.

Shots fired and items stolen during incident a Kirby High School  FOX13 Memphis

Sunday evening, officers responded to an incident at Kirby High School where shots were fired and items were stolen from a person on the parking lot.

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,

Hopson to present SCS consolidation plan at Tuesday’s meeting  WMC

SHELBY COUNTY, TN (WMC) - Shelby County Schools Superintendent Dorsey Hopson is set to lay out a district footprint plan to board members on Tuesday ...

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.

Shelby County Schools plans to spend a record amount on construction and renovation in 2019  The Commercial Appeal

Future SCS projects include 38 maintenance repairs, along with classroom and gym additions at 10 schools.

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

Temperatures dipped below 35 degrees, and four schools in the Achievement School District opted to cancel classes because of boiler issues.

SCS closes more schools Wednesday due to heating problems  WREG NewsChannel 3

More Shelby County schools shut down early Wednesday, because their heating systems weren't working.

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.

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.

CFB Early Signing Period: Memphis area schools  WMC

The college football early signing period was busy for Memphis area schools. Multiple high school football players in the area signed national letters of intent ...

Commercial Appeal All-Metro football team for 2018  The Commercial Appeal

St. George's, Sr. Ht: 6-1 Wt: 190. Position: Quarterback. Why chosen: The DII-AA West offensive player of the year threw for 2,655 yards and scored 32 total ...

Roaches, rats found inside another Shelby County school  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.

​​​​​​​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 ...

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.

Patriots blast Cougars 42-20 | Local Sports  Paris Post Intelligencer

One thing that stood out about the Henry County High School football team's 42-20 Class 5A playoffs quarterfinal victory over Kirby High School Friday night in ...

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.

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 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.

Patriots will battle Cougars in Memphis | Local Sports  Paris Post Intelligencer

It will be an interesting matchup Friday night in Memphis when the Henry County High School Patriot football team travels to Kirby for a Class 5A quarterfinal ...

Joris Ray, cabinet member and educator, chosen as interim Shelby County Schools superintendent  The Commercial Appeal

The Shelby County Schools board chose Joris Ray, a current cabinet member, Whitehaven native and former Kirby Middle teacher, as its interim superintendent ...

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 ...

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.

TN high school treated for pest infestation to reopen  WVLT.TV

A high school in Tennessee that's been struggling with a pest infestation is set to reopen after Christmas break.

Tennessee high school football playoff brackets released  The Commercial Appeal

The Tennessee high school football playoff pairings has been released. See all the matchups from all nine classifications.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Teen taken to hospital after shots fired into Memphis school bus  FOX13 Memphis

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

High school football scores around the Mid-South  FOX13 Memphis

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

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

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

Shelby County Schools Superintendent Dorsey Hopson resigning Tuesday, sources say  The Commercial Appeal

Shelby County Schools Superintendent Dorsey Hopson is announcing his resignation in a press conference Tuesday, according to three sources with ...

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

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

Here's what Memphis leaders are saying about the end of Dorsey Hopson’s reign  The Commercial Appeal

The resignation of Shelby County Schools Superintendent Dorsey Hopson drew a mix of reactions from officials and on social media Tuesday.

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.

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.

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 ...

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

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

SCIAA Shelby County Interscholastic Athletic Association | 2018 Middle School Volleyball Championship  DigitalSports

SCIAA Shelby County Interscholastic Athletic Association/ SCIAA Shelby County Interscholastic Athletic Association. /; /; /. 2018 Middle School Volleyball ...

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 ...

MPD responds to critical crash on I-55 and I-240  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 ...

Man in critical condition after shooting in Memphis neighborhood  FOX13 Memphis

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

The 9:01: Memphis begins Halloween with tornado sirens scare  The Commercial Appeal

Malfunctioning tornado sirens give Memphis a good Halloween scare, FedEx is severing ties with the NRA, the council can lobby for referenda, and more.

Olive Garden giving back to Memphis community  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 ...

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

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

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 ...

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

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

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

Design review board discusses new projects in downtown Memphis  FOX13 Memphis

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

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

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 ...

With Hopson's departure, parents lose a voice for needs of every student  The Commercial Appeal

The Shelby County Schools leader talked frequently, and backed up that rhetoric with policies and programs, about the importance of equity.

Shelby County Schools board likely to name Dorsey Hopson's interim successor next week  The Commercial Appeal

Board members discussed Tuesday night the process and qualifications they envision for their interim school district leader.

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.

Here's how the Shelby County School board graded Dorsey Hopson on his final evaluation  The Commercial Appeal

Shelby County Schools superintendent Dorsey Hopson announced he will leave the district in January to work for Cigna. This was his final evaluation.

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

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

Suspect in Purple Haze shooting that injured 4 arrested, police say  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.

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

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

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

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

Crews respond to fatal multi-vehicle accident at Tennessee-Mississippi state line  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 ...

Arkansas residents to vote on casino amendment  WMC

Recent polling shows Arkansas voters may be on board for the creation of true casinos.

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 ...

Man screamed racial slurs, caused thousands in damage to Tennessee Greyhound station, police say  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 ...

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 man charged with murder, dismemberment of wife  FOX13 Memphis

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

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

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

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.

New admissions suspended at Bartlett assisted living facility  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 ...

Sex offender indicted after 2003 aggravated rape in Parkway Village  FOX13 Memphis

After an aggravated rape in 2003, a convicted sex offender has been indicted. A 19-year-old woman was raped at her apartment in Parkway Village.

From superintendent to dad-in-chief: Hopson celebrated in last meeting as head of Shelby County Schools  The Commercial Appeal

Dorsey Hopson said he knew the meeting must be special because his mom was in attendance.

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.

Multiple card skimmers found at Bartlett gas station  FOX13 Memphis

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

Louisville Football: 2019 QB Jaden Johnson Preaching the Cardinal Gospel to UofL Targets  Big Red Louie

2019 Louisville football commit Jaden Johnson is preparing for his future as a Cardinal, while also being on a mission to recruit the Cards targets himself.

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?

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