Rain is on the way, Country music star dies, MPD officer dragged - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Rain is on the way, Country music star dies, MPD officer dragged, delayed schools merger?

Good morning! Hope you had a wonderful and restful weekend! It's President's Day and we're here early to get you going today.

We have rain in the forecast later today..it's going to hit around midday...stronger storms will be later tonight. Ron Childers is tracking that for you this morning on WMC-TV5.

We're talking about Tomeka Hart's decision to file a resolution to delay the merger of Memphis City and Shelby County schools by one year. There has been a lot of talk and buzz about it over the weekend. Details in live reports this AM.

Sad news to pass along in the Country Music World.... singer Mindy McCready is dead.. An autopsy is pending to determine the exact cause..her body was found less than 24 hours ago in Heber Springs, Arkansas. Details this morning on WMC-TV5.

We're also talking about the consistently high gas prices we're paying here across the Mid-South. We'll also show you the cheapest gas in the Mid-South this morning.

Plus former V-P Al Gore is in Memphis today, an update on the meteorite that struck in Russia on Friday and an Memphis police officer is in the hospital after he was dragged down the block. Details in a live report!

We'd love for you to join us this morning...Janeen, Lindsey, Ron, Ben, Amy,Kym and me are live right now on WMC-TV5

Andrew Douglas

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