Good morning and welcome back to the work week! We got a busy day ahead for you...
First let's talk weather...chilly conditions this morning...45 in Midtown...showers during the day..high of 58...we have your forecast for the rest of the week all morning long with Ron Childers at WMC-TV5.
We're also talking about election eve today...we update you on the presidential candidate schedule, plus a task force in Memphis has been created to make sure election problems are addressed..we're also talking about the debate we had at the WMC-TV5 studio over the sales tax issue that's on the ballot. Hear from both sides...Make sure you stay with us election eve and election night. We have you covered locally regionally and nationally on WMC-TV5, Action News 5 and online at wmctv.com.
Today is also a big big day for the Memphis Grizzlies. We have Carrie Anderson live this morning talking about the home opener tonight, she also is talking about a big news conference this morning at 10am at FedEx forum. New Grizzlies owner Robert Pera will address the public for the first time as owner of the team. You can watch the news conference live in real time on our website. We will stream it live online wmctv.com. Carrie previews it all on Action News 5 at 6am.
We're also talking about someone here in Memphis $2million richer this morning, efforts to bring COGIC's Convocation back and we're giving away an ipod touch on Action News 5 at 6am. Just be the 5th caller when we see the cue to call.
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