lambuth university

Students start to school this week at the University of Memphis Lambuth campus. The collapse of Lambuth University, a private, four-year school in Jackson — and its transition to public — hands has been well-documented by the Jackson Sun, which reports today that the piper is calling: A group of unsecured creditors is seeking legal representation […]

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Gov. Bill Haslam said Tuesday his conversations with legislators “have been very positive” regarding his budget proposal that will be addressed head-on in the next few days. Haslam, capitalizing on a recent increase in revenues, unveiled an amendment this week to his original $30.2 billion budget plan announced in March. It includes $71.3 million in […]

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The state is moving closer to taking over Lambuth University, a troubled private college in Jackson whose finances have been in turmoil and recently announced it would close in June. The Jackson Sun reports that Gov. Bill Haslam has asked the legislature to set aside $5 million to enable the University of Memphis to take […]

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