What we're working on for Thursday morning - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

What we're working on for Thursday morning

1. Police in Collierville are looking for a group of about 4 or 5 people     accused of a smash-and-grab break-in at the Carriage Crossing mall at the Buckle store. Details just coming into our newsroom..The latest information this morning in a live report.

2. A Memphis mom accused of beating her son because he was "too gay." She is set to face a judge today. We'll explain this morning what she is accused of doing to her son.

3. MLGW and TVA is asking Mid-South customers to conserve energy during winter weather. We have some tips and suggestions on ways to save this morning.

4. As temperatures are in the teens -- kids are going back to school. We're live with ways school leaders and parents are protecting kids from the cold temps.


Weather update:

A wind chill advisory is in effect this morning until noon today, after that we have a forecast that includes more winter weather. A winter storm warning goes into effect Friday morning at 6. We're talking about what to expect this Friday and this weekend. We have an in-depth look at the forecast every 10 minutes with Weather on the 5s on WMC.

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