Tuesday, 30 May 2017 15:19
May 30, 2017 – Students from 14 of the Shelby County Schools that participate in the DA’s Truancy Reduction Program made their way to the Pipkin Building on Tiger Lane Saturday to claim free bicycles for having perfect classroom attendance.
Friday, 28 April 2017 16:01
April 28, 2017--- Essays by two students from Colonial and Cordova middle schools were chosen tops from among more than 1,400 entries in the Do The Write Thing Challenge (DTWT) initiative aimed at breaking the cycle of violence in homes, schools and neighborhoods, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Friday, 22 July 2016 15:13
MEMPHIS - June 3, 2016 - The third annual presentation of free bicycles for Shelby County Schools students with perfect attendance was held at the Pipkin Building on Tiger Lane Saturday said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 11 January 2016 08:31
MEMPHIS – January 11, 2016 - Parents of more than 100 school students with habitual truancy in the last school year are being invited to visit Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Monday (Jan. 11) to resolve court-related issues, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 21 September 2015 16:18
MEMPHIS – Sept. 21, 2015 - The District Attorney General's Truancy Reduction Program has a new partner in the effort to reduce elementary and middle school truancy, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
Friday, 28 August 2015 10:14
Memphis, TN - Aug. 27, 2015 - District Attorney General Amy Weirich, Shelby County Mayor Mark Lutrell and Shelby County Schools Superintendent Dorsey Hopson, Principal Rodney Rowan of Cherokee Elementary School and the Memphis Grizzlies Foundation Director Diane Terrell announced September 2015 as Attendance Awareness Month.
Friday, 05 June 2015 11:07
MEMPHIS – June 5, 2015 - Some 211 Shelby County School students, including six previous winners, received free bicycles and helmets Saturday, May 30th, for perfect attendance throughout the 2014-15 school year, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 28 May 2015 16:04
MEMPHIS - May 28, 2015 - This school year 211 Shelby County School students will be rewarded for finishing the school year with no absences - not even a tardy, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
Friday, 27 March 2015 11:34
MEMPHIS – Mar. 27, 2015 - Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich revealed the finalists of this year’s “Do the Write Thing Challenge” (DTWT) Thursday night at Hope Church.
Friday, 13 March 2015 08:31
MEMPHIS, TN – Mar. 13, 2015 – Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich announced truancy mentoring training this Saturday for new truancy mentoring volunteers and open enrollment for those interested in becoming truancy mentors.