Here are some of the stories we're following Wednesday morning

Good Wednesday morning!

Millions of dollars in cuts. Shelby County schools will address it's big budget crisis at a meeting today.  The district will outline a budget gap that is at least $40 million. We'll preview this morning.

A teacher and football coach in Germantown is off the job. He's accused of sending inappropriate texts to an eighth grade student. An update on the investigation this morning on WMC.

A downtown neighborhood will transform into a 50's flashback today as "Million Dollar Quartet" continues filming in Memphis. We'll preview this morning on WMC.

Travel is now banned to Mississippi from three states after Governor Phil Bryant signed the Religious Accommodations Act. It allows religious groups and private businesses to refuse service to anyone based on religious beliefs. Washington state, New York and Vermont are barring anything but essential travel to Mississippi on the public's dime. Supporters are questioning the impact, wondering if there was any state travel from those states before the ruling.

Sanders and Cruz win Wisconsin stealing momentum from the front runners of both parties. Details this morning on WMC Action News 5.


Some of you may see a shower or two this afternoon. We'll explain what to expect this morning, the rest of the week and this weekend on WMC Action News 5 where weather and traffic are no more than 7 minutes away.

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Biker Dad: Epic car vs. bike road rage caught on camera 

Raw video: Funeral procession for Patriot Guard motorcyclist killed in accident 

Join us for all of your news weather and traffic this morning to get you going. We are live from 4:30-7am on WMC Action News 5!

Andrew Douglas