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

What we're working on Monday morning

Good Monday morning!!

Tennessee State lawmakers from Shelby County are in a war of words over a school voucher proposal filed by State Senator Brian Kelsey. He says it could open up options for students in failing schools, while one of his critics says he's targeting the area he represents. We'll explain both sides this morning.

Planned Parenthood and its supporters are expected to pack a Shelby County commission meeting over a condom conflict. We'll explain the controversy this morning.

A Mid-South teenager is safe this morning after her family says she was kidnapped and forced into sex trafficking. We'll explain how police were able to bring her home safely.

It's the height of flu season and doctors say we're in the middle of a new surge. The Centers for Disease Control says flu activity is higher this year than last, and considerably more widespread within each state. We'll break down some of the numbers this morning.

Did you watch the entire Super Bowl? If you went to bed early you missed one of the great comebacks and the first ever overtime for the Super Bowl. We'll explain what you missed this morning on WMC.

Weather:
There may be showers this morning...severe weather could come late tonight and tomorrow. Details on the day and week ahead on WMC Action News 5 with weather and traffic no more than 7 mins away all morning long.

Here are the top stories on wmcactionnews5.com :

Casey Anthony seen at anti-Trump protest 

Taylor Swift's pre-Super Bowl show might be her only in 2017 

Severe weather threat Monday and Tuesday 

Person struck by car, in extremely critical condition 

Thrift stores offer some of the best brand name deals in town 

We invite you to start  your week with us!! We are live from 4:30-7am on WMC Action News 5.

Andrew Douglas
Anchor

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