Good morning and welcome to a bitterly cold Wednesday morning. As I write this it is in the 20s throughout much of our area...29 in Midtown. It is going to be sunny today but only reach the mid to upper 40s...BRRR!! Ron Childers has what to expect the rest of week and this weekend including a chance of rain. Details with Weather on the 5s on WMC-TV5.
Get out your growl towels. The Memphis Grizzlies take the court tonight against the Toronto Raptors. It also marks the grand opening of a new, upscale lounge at FedEx Forum and the return of Rudy Gay for the first time since he was traded last season. We are live at Fedex Forum this morning on WMC-TV5.
A Georgia-based dog food company has expanded a recall involving its teriyaki dog treats over salmonella concerns. Company leaders from Bailey's Choice say a recall of the company's Teriyaki Chicken Treats has expanded to Tennessee. We'll explain the recall on WMC-TV5.
A search to find this missing 13-year-old Arkansas girl.
Kimberly Nussey is the subject of an amber alert after she was reported missing out of Camden, in Ouachita County. We have a picture of her and the latest information on WMC-TV5.
We should learn how many students in Tennessee will be spending more time at school. Expanded schedules are being implemented in high-poverty schools across 5 states, including Tennessee, as part of what's called the time collaborative..We'll explains what this means on WMC-TV5.
Less than a week before Justin Timberlake plays a concert at Fedex Forum...the Mid-South is rocking the Cover of GQ magazine
The magazine has named him one of the Men of the Year for 2013 and in the article the singer gives the Bluff City a shout out. We'll talk about what JT is saying about Memphis on WMC-TV5 this morning.
Don't forget the Action News 5's Wheel of Fortune contest continues today..we are giving away up to $5,000 in cash and prizes. Ron Childers spins the wheel live on the air on Action News 5 at 6am. When you see it happen, be the 5th caller and you win the prize he spins! It's that easy.
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