Rain is in the forecast, New TN look, Collierville sprucing up, hospital reopens, Fedex fights charges

Good morning and happy Friday!! TGIF!! We are waking up to some wet roads and streets...we had some showers last night..It's still cool out this morning..in the 60s...we'll tell you what to expect this weekend with Weather on the 5s every 10 minutes on WMC Action News 5.

Fedex slapped with federal indictments while the company maintains its innocence and plans to fight the charges!We'll have details on the investigation on WMC Action News 5..

There's a new look for Tennessee this morning. The state tourism agency has a new logo and ad campaign aimed to spark people's interest in a vacation that can ONLY be made in the Volunteer state. We'll show it to you this morning on WMC.

The city of Collierville is working to spruce up the area..Ahead of students heading back to school with the new municipal school district in August. We'll tell you about what the  Mayor says the town has been planning for years.

In a few hours Crittenden Regional Hospital will reopen its doors to patients after being closed for more than a month due to a fire.
We're live with what this means for the community on WMC.

This weekend construction crews will start on the second half of the Sam Cooper widening project.
This first half was finished this week. Tomorrow, the right outside lane of westbound Sam Cooper will reopen and the left inside lane will close. This is at the interstate 40-240 interchange.

We also have the latest on the Malaysia flight shot down over Ukraine. We'll tell you the latest information from investigators and what we're hearing on WMC Action news 5.

It's Freebie Friday...Lindsey Brown will break down everything you can get for free this weekend...it includes, food, music and a common salon treatment. Her report on WMC Action News 5 at 6am..

Watch at 6am this morning to qualify for a summer vacation on us...We are giving away a beach bag with all the beach essentials to the 5th caller when you see the cue to call...You will then be qualified for the grand prize a 4 night stay at Fort Walton beach including airfare and hotel. Don't miss that at 6am.

Join us as we get you ready for Friday and the weekend! We are live from 4:30-7am on WMC

Andrew Douglas