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What we're working on this evening

Kontji Anthony is inside a heated Shelby County Schools board meeting where teachers are fighting a potential new merit pay policy. We'll have their passionate arguments and the school board's response, at 10.

Tornado false alarm; it happened in some Shelby County suburbs Monday night. Janice Broach is investigating how one accidental punch of a button led to the blaring sirens and what's being done to stop this from happening again.

For the first time, we're hearing the story of a Good Samaritan who tried to save the lives of two 11-year-old boys who were hit and killed by a car over the weekend

Weather Update:

Meteorologist Ron Childers will tell you about better weather followed by a drop in temperatures. Plus he'll give you an updated look at our 7-day forecast.

Top headlines/trending:

1. Tri-state couple welcomes rare identical triplets

2. Driver crashes $67,000 car in Downtown Memphis

3. Mother indicted on charge of injecting feces into ill son's IV

4. Bodies found after Ga. Couple lured by Craigslist contact

5. Nanny indicted, accused of poisoning an 8-year-old

We hope you'll join us on WMC Action News 5 at 10.

Have a great night!
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