After an emotional debate, Shelby County Commission approves Germantown schools deal

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 14, 2022 8:54 PM CT | Published: December 14, 2022 3:52 PM CT

The 8-5 vote by the commission came after an emotional debate and crossed party lines. It is the second of four votes on the deal that would transfer the namesake elementary and middle buildings to Germantown’s school system and greenlight the sale of Germantown High.


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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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