school redistricting http://wfae.org en Union County School Board OKs Controversial Redistricting Plan http://wfae.org/post/union-county-school-board-oks-controversial-redistricting-plan <p>Union County’s school board, in a surprise vote, approved a controversial redistricting plan Tuesday night before a raucous, upset crowd. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 14:21:38 +0000 Adam Bell & Jane Duckwell 46299 at http://wfae.org Union County School Board OKs Controversial Redistricting Plan Union County Parents Gear Up To Fight School Redistricting http://wfae.org/post/union-county-parents-gear-fight-school-redistricting <p>If you live in western Union County, you’re well acquainted with the words ‘school redistricting.’ For many years the district scrambled to build schools to keep up with all the growth, re-drawing attendance lines as new schools opened.&nbsp;</p><p>Now many schools are filling up again.&nbsp; The school board is mulling a plan to ease the overcrowding by shifting nearly 6,000 students to different schools.&nbsp; Many parents are mad.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:48:59 +0000 Lisa Miller 43636 at http://wfae.org Union County Parents Gear Up To Fight School Redistricting WFAE Talks, Episode 2: A Decision Not To Indict, School Redistricting, Drones http://wfae.org/post/wfae-talks-episode-2-decision-not-indict-school-redistricting-drones <p>In this second episode of our new podcast, <em>WFAE Talks</em>, News Director Greg Collard and reporters Lisa Miller and Ben Bradford discuss a grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer accused of shooting an unarmed man 10 times, the controversy over school redistricting in Union County and the future of commercial drones flying over our communities.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 20:25:54 +0000 Greg Collard, Lisa Miller & Ben Bradford 43575 at http://wfae.org WFAE Talks, Episode 2: A Decision Not To Indict, School Redistricting, Drones