A hero's welcome for local soldier, rain chances increase - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

A hero's welcome for local soldier, rain chances increase, Myspace retooled, trying to medical pot & update on Jimmy Hoffa search

Thank God It's Friday!! Hope you are waking up in good spirits this morning...

You have got to see this hero's welcome for Cpl. Christian Brown of Munford. He lost his legs in Afghanistan and spent months at Walter Reed Medical Center. We caught up with him at Memphis International Airport early this morning...hear from him and details about this mission all morning long on WMC-TV5.

Better chances of rain...cooler today...high of 83...Ron has updates on the weekend forecast every 10 mins on WMC-TV.

We're also talking about the new myspace and how Mid-South Native Justin Timberlake is trying to bring it back to popularity.

We'll tell you where you can meet Jerry 'the King' Lawler at his first public event since his heart attack at a WWE in Canada. Stay tuned to WMC-TV5.

There's more of a push for Arkansas to be the first state in the South to legalize medical marijuana..another hurdle has been cleared. We'll update you on the push to legalize.

The NFL refs return to the football field and they got a standing ovation...

Plus have you heard about the new search for Jimmy Hoffa? He's been missing since 1975. we'll update you on a new tip to find his body in Michigan.

Don't forget another chance to win big with Royal Furniture on Action News 5 at 6am. Just wait for the cue to call.

Join Kym, Ron and me for these stories and much more today as we begin to enjoy Friday and look forward to the weekend! Cheers!

Andrew Douglas

Anchor

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