Temps in the low 90s, Sad goodbye to Lois DeBerry, Teachers back - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Temps in the low 90s, Sad goodbye to Lois DeBerry, Teachers back to school today, Team USA wins!

Good morning and welcome to Action News 5 on a magnificent Monday!! We have nice mild temps this morning...it's in the upper 60s and lows 70s across the Mid-South...highs will be in the low 90s..more muggy...still lower than usual temps for the end of July!! Ron Childers has your forecast for today and the rest of the week all morning long on WMC-TV5.

A political pioneer and a soldier for the sick..

Tennessee State representative Lois DeBerry of Memphis.. will soon be laid to rest.. after losing her years-long battle with a disease that kills thousands a year..We have a live report on WMC-TV5.

Memphis Congressman Steve Cohen's former aide, Randy Wade, is named in an ethics complaint. We'll explain the issue on WMC-TV5.

Team USA men take the Gold Cup in the Soccer World Cup Qualifying match against Panama this weekend in Chicago! Details on the victory and what it means on WMC-TV5.

Classes for the new unified Shelby County school system start next Monday but teachers will head back to the classrooms in just hours...We're live w/ details on the unfinished business being addressed today!

An announcement from Amazon could make a dent in those Tennessee unemployment numbers. The company is looking to fill 7,000 of jobs here in Tennessee and several other states! Details on that coming up..

We cover all the days news...get you caught up on the weekend and give you details on what's happening later today and this week on WMC-TV5! Join us! We're live 4:30-7am.

Andrew Douglas

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