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November 16, 2015 by Edith Alexander Jordan (Register to contact)

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Services for Wilberforce Henderson -
Visitation will be Friday from 4 p.m.-6 p.m.
Serenity Funeral Home
1632 Sycamore View Rd
Memphis, TN 38134
(901) 377-XXXX
Funeral services will be held at New Salem MB Church (Pastor Frank Ray) on Saturday at 1 p.m. and Burial will be held on Monday at the West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. 4000 Forest-Hill Irene Rd.Memphis, TN 38125 .

Let's keep Harold Jordan and his family in our thoughts and prayers. His brother, Sherman Jordan, passed yesterday.

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Jankovich, SMU Basketball staff land four-star guard William Douglas

October 7, 2016 by The Daily Campus

The Daily CampusWilliam Douglas, a 6-5 guard from Memphis, Tennessee, verbally committed to SMU on Friday, Oct. 7. Douglas' high school (Christian Brothers) tweeted out an announcement on his behalf. Douglas is a four-star prospect in's composite ...

Three struggling high schools to enter SCS iZone next year

December 16, 2015 by Memphis Commercial Appeal

Memphis Commercial AppealWestwood, Mitchell and Douglass high schools will enter the Shelby County Schools Innovation Zone next year, Superintendent Dorsey Hopson said Wednesday, bringing the number of schools in the iZone up to 21. All three ... Westwood, with a graduation ...

Three SCS high schools to become part of iZone district

December 16, 2015 by

wreg.comMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Douglas High School, Mitchell High School and Westwood High School will soon join the iZone school district. Each school ranks in the bottom five percent of schools in Tennessee. “I want to see a change, because our kids in Hyde Park ...

New program, announced in Memphis, will make Pell Grants available to high school students

October 30, 2015 by Memphis Commercial Appeal

Memphis Commercial AppealOctober 30, 2015 — U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan (center) talks with student Shimera Paxton, 13, (right) during chess class at Douglass K-8 School. Duncan attended a roundtable discussion at the school which included administrators, teachers ...

Kansas Jayhawks add Lagerald Vick to 2015 class

June 2, 2015 by

He averaged 27 points, 11 rebounds and five assists last season for Douglass High School in Memphis, Tennessee. He averaged 24 points and eight boards as a junior. Vick joins incoming freshmen Cheick Diallo and Carlton Bragg in giving the Jayhawks ...

Lagerald Vick Chooses Jayhawks

June 2, 2015 by

A 6-5, 175-pound Memphis native, Vick averaged 27.0 points, 11.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 3.0 steals for Douglass High School in 2014-15. A three-point sharpshooter, Vick led his division in scoring and made threes as a ... Vick was one of three ...

Kansas, Kentucky, Louisville & others contact LaGerald Vick

May 4, 2015 by

kentucky.247sports.comAlong with the aforementioned schools, Virginia, Kansas State, UCLA, Texas, Ole Miss, Arkansas, Memphis, Tennessee, Mississippi State, Alabama and VCU have also contacted Vick. A 6-5, 180-pound wing from Memphis (Tenn.) Douglass High School ...

Defunct Douglass High School to reopen as optional program

July 25, 2008 by

Bizjournals.comCity Council member Barbara Swearengen Ware, also a Douglass graduate, appealed to the Memphis Board of Education to reopen the school, Thompson says. The school had fallen into disrepair, having been used as a storage facility for Memphis City ...

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