Here's a look at our Tuesday morning headlines - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Here's a look at our Tuesday morning headlines

Good Tuesday morning!

Ahead today, MATA is hosting a public hearing to discuss proposed service route improvements that would go into action December 2016.

Two former Shelby County Schools security guards are suing after they were fired because of a violent confrontation. The guards believe they were fired because they are white. We'll explain the litigation this morning.

Some people living in Southaven had to deal with a gas leak shutting down parts of Church Road. Details on what happened and why this morning.

Rhodes College has some new bragging rights--the most beautiful campus in the country. That's according to the new list out from the Princeton Review. We'll share the factors behind the rankings this morning.

Turning to decision 2016...It's election day but it's not the big one. Today we'll see primaries in several areas that could be affected by the presidential campaign.

Authorities say databases for election systems in two states have been breached so far this year. Hackers accessed the Illinois board of elections database. We'll talk about the issue and what is being done to protect the integrity of the election.

Dozens of people are expected to deliver petitions from more than 600,000 outraged consumers over the Epipen price hike. We'll explain the latest chapter to the outrage.

Another warm day...Heat index could break into the triple digits..Partly cloudy..there may be a shower or two. Details on rain chances and what to expect the rest of the week. Weather and traffic no more than 7 mins away on WMC Action News 5 this morning.

Here are the top stories on

See inside the closed Mid-South Coliseum 

Taylor Swift reports for jury duty in Nashville 

Virginia boy left with lifelong injuries after attack by bully 

FBI agent: Missing Brittanee Drexel was abducted, gang-raped, shot, fed to gators 

Wild day long crime spree ends with new revelations 

We are also giving away a Southern Heritage Prize package this morning during the 6 am hour of WMC Action News 5. It includes 2 Southern Heritage Classic Football Game tickets with a parking pass, 2 Stephanie Mills Concert tickets, 2 Classic Music Festival tickets and 2 commemorative Southern Heritage Classic t-shirts.

We invite you to join us this Tuesday morning for all of your news, weather, and traffic on WMC Action News 5 from 4:30-7am

Andrew Douglas

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