Rain is on the way, - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Rain is on the way, big donation to food bank, school zones fires up students, new parking meters downtown, Freedom Awards

Good morning and happy Wednesday!! It's feeling good outside this morning...it's in the low 60s upper 50s right now...We are expecting rain across the Mid-South today...Highs won't go much high than mid 60s. Ron Childers has details on when the rain will start and when it'll end on WMC-TV5 with weather on the 5s.

With the Thanksgiving holiday approaching... lots of families are getting ready for turkey and dressing dinners...

Others won't be able to afford the traditional holiday meal.

BUT...there's some GOOD news for them...details live from the food bank this morning.

Parents in parts of Cordova are fired up over changes to school attendance zones! It's been a roller coaster ride for some families. Details in a live report on WMC-TV5.

Looking ahead to what could change everything when it comes to parking in Downtown Memphis! Starting Next week... 135 kiosks and 485 single-space meters will be installed an investment city leaders say will help bring in steady revenue.Details on WMC-TV5

The Who's who of the Mid-South will join international stars today as the National Civil Rights Museum kicks off the annual Freedom Awards Celebration.

Smart phone thefts are rising... and a startup company wants you to fight back.

They've made a phone that doubles as a stun gun... in case you want a little defense, with your phone case. We'll show you how it works on WMC-TV5.

A back log untested rape kits.. now double size that Memphis Police first reported.. More than 12,000 victims are waiting for the justice system to catch up to their attackers..How could this happen? We explore the issue on Action News 5 this morning

Action News 5's Wheel Of Fortune contest continues this morning on Action News 5 at 6am..Ron will spin the wheel live and you can win up to $5,000! Just wait for the cue to call and be the 5th caller.

Join us right now on WMC-TV5....

Andrew Douglas

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