Janice Broach

Janice Broach


Memphis, TN

Janice Broach is a veteran reporter with more than 20 years of experience in television news.

She has traveled the world covering stories, sometimes in dangerous areas. Her trip to cover the Rwandan refugee crisis brought back disturbing, eye-opening images to the Mid-South. She has also traveled to China and Vietnam for stories about Mid-South doctors helping people with facial deformities.

Janice was the only broadcast journalist chosen to witness the execution of Sedley Alley. She then spoke to the media about it across Tennessee.

Janice was at the Pentagon right after the 9/11 terrorist attacks and was there when investigators tested James Earl Ray’s rifle in Rhode Island.

Janice has a B.A. in psychology with a minor in history and an M.S. in counseling/psychology.

Watch Janice on WMC Action News 5 weekdays at 10 p.m.

Recent Articles by Janice

  Nurses coming out of retirement to help fight COVID-19

  Cooper-Young artist dies from COVID-19

  SCHD: Assisted living facility working to address public following coronavirus outbreak

  Shelby County health officials link county’s coronavirus outbreak to Mardi Gras

  Mayor Jim Strickland limiting vehicle access to parks, closing Riverside

  MATA announces 3 additional routes in response to passenger needs

  Tennessee Democrats call for statewide ‘safer-in-place’ order

  Memphis police officers take new precautions amid coronavirus outbreak

  Memphis businesses see surge in customers before closings due to safer-at-home order

  Mid-South Food Bank stepping up after SCS suspends meal distribution for students

  Civil emergency reduces Memphis restaurants to takeout only

  Restaurant industry concerned about COVID-19 impact

  Memphis grocery store works to keep shelves stocked amid surge in shoppers

  Memphis tourism takes hard hit amid coronavirus pandemic

  Entertainment districts see no change in business amid coronavirus outbreak

  Who gets tested for coronavirus in Shelby County?

  Rhodes College suspending in-person classes, moving to remote learning

  Biden wins Mississippi Democratic primary as he continues sweep across southern states

  Baptist Hospital remains safe space while treating coronavirus patient

  Man carjacked at gunpoint in Cooper-Young

  Ed Rice Community Center set to be demolished in June

  Volunteers provide food to Nashville first responders as storm clean-up continues

  Middle Tennessee tornado survivors glad to be alive as they pick up the pieces of their community

  Citizens express anger after Mid-South mayor unexpectedly tears down city skate park

  MPD director slams Tenn. governor’s proposed permitless gun carry bill

  Memphis mother says U.S. Marshals came to the wrong house

  Search for suspect continues as investigators ID women killed in shooting, kidnapping Monday

  Investigators continue hunt for ‘very dangerous’ suspect in double homicide

  FBI searches home and nursing school founded by Tennessee state Sen. Katrina Robinson

  Thieves steal 2 Yorkies during burglary