‘Every Day in School’ program works with schools, parents to reduce truancy

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 18, 2018 1:10 PM CT | Published: September 17, 2018 1:06 PM CT
Siblings were truant at a Shelby County school last year because they had to share a uniform.


Amy Weirich Megan Pietrowski Shelby County District Attorney’s Office Shelby County Schools
Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.

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