Cold rain, busses for business, long walk to school

Cold rain, busses for business, long walk to school

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Here's a look at what's most popular on our website right now, what we're working on in the WMC Action News 5 newsroom, and what's on tap for later.

Weather update

The Mid-South is getting soaked with a cold drizzle, but no snow. Meteorologist Ron Childers has your complete forecast and what you can expect for the weekend. Tune into WMC Action News 5 at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m. for the latest weather.

What we're working on

Tonight at 5 p.m.,  MATA is mapping out new routes to help employees get to the future IKEA. WMC Action News 5's Sasha Jones has details on buses helping businesses.  Then at 6 p.m., an honor student was kicked out of school over a box cutter she uses for protection on her way to class.  WMC Action News 5's Kontji Anthony with the trouble the young girl encounters on her long walk to school.

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This is Ursula Madden inviting you to join us this afternoon for WMC Action News 5 at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m.!