What we're working on Thursday morning

Good Thursday morning!

Flooding is an issue after all the rain we are getting. It is a rainy commute this morning. We have in depth team coverage on the weather, how it's effecting your morning commute and when we could see the sun again.

Forty-five people have been killed in Memphis since the start of the year. The city and officers are trying to get a handle on the rising number of homicides. This morning there's a new response from Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland. Details on WMC.

The fast-growing nondenominational Life Church could soon get bigger in Collierville. The church has filed for a building permit to build a new $15 million sanctuary. It's making headlines this morning in the Mid-South.

Saddle Creek in Germantown will soon see more than one million dollars in upgrades. Construction will be on the north side of the shopping center at Poplar and Farmington. Details this morning on WMC.

Public viewings continue for the late Nancy Reagan. The former first lady is lying in repose at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. Her funeral service will be held tomorrow and she will be buried next to her husband, President Ronald Reagan at the library.

"The Most Interesting Man in the World" is coming to an end. Mexican beer company Dos Equis is retiring its ad campaign.

More high drama from the campaign trail on both sides of the aisle. Details on WMC Action News 5.


Rain rain rain...it continues at this hour...watch out for water on the roads...it is everywhere...We set a record yesterday. Flash flooding is an issue this morning as well. Details on the day and weekend and when things will let up on WMC Action News 5 with weather and traffic no more than 7 minutes away.

Here are the top stories on wmcactionnews5.com:

You Track Storms: Interactive Radar 

16-year-old Bartlett girl missing, considered in danger

Flash flooding hits Mid-South; several schools delayed 

Join us right now for news, weather and traffic on WMC Action News 5 from 4:30-7am.

Andrew Douglas