Good Wednesday morning!Here we go again! Some of the stories we're working on for you:
1. We are on the top of the preparations underway for yet another round of winter weather...we are covering preparations in Shelby County, Desoto County, and Arkansas as the winter storm approaches. Team coverage on all aspects this morning on WMC Action News 5.
2. Shelby County schools is set to kickoff its Destination 20-25 plan in just a few hours. We have more on how the district is working to help your child succeed with its 80/90/100% strategic plan for college- and career-readiness for students.
3. Some Mid-South Schools are debating whether or not to close ahead of the winter storm. Emergency responders have a vital message to parents who could be forced to leave their children home when classed are canceled. We are live with how you're family can prepare for this round of winter weather.
4. Hundreds of new jobs are coming to the Mid-South. Courtesy of ABB. It's a Swiss company operating mainly in robotics, power, and automation technology. ABB will invest 30-million dollars by building a new manufacturing site and expanding its customer experience center for Low Voltage Products in the Mid-South. Details this morning.
5. Today testimony begins in the Boston Marathon bombing trial Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could face the death penalty in this case. We'll preview this morning.Here are the top stories on wmcactionnews5:More winter weather headed our way Mom arrested, charged with using teens to help her steal from Walmart Fatal crash involving 18 wheeler stops traffic for several hoursFire comes out of ground on 385 Bill Clinton's official portrait contains subtle reference to Monica Lewinsky Weather update:
We are dealing with a weather situation that deals with freezing rain, sleet and snow. We are under a winter storm warning. We will track and map out when and where we could get winter weather and what kind every 10 mins on WMC Action News 5.
Join us right now we are live for you from 4:30-7am on WMC Action News 5!