Demonstrators took to the streets of Downtown Memphis Friday night for a peaceful protest. But outside of the marches, there’s a lot of work going on behind the scenes -- alliances being made to take advantage of what some are calling a watershed moment.
Last month, Shelby County Schools introduced us to their Re-Entry Task Force -- a group of 16 people with backgrounds in education, health, faith, business, several parents and a student. We checked in with the group and asked about they work they’ve been doing.
Lauderdale County Sheriff Steve Sanders admitted it was him in an audio recording saying a racist slur. Since the recording was leaked to the public, people have been protesting in the county and demanding Sanders’ resignation.
Several law enforcement agencies have joined together in the search for Nathan Alexander Covarrubias, a 14-year-old boy who walked away from the Summits View Ranch for Boys in Alcorn County a week ago.
The First Alert Weather team is tracking a complex system of showers and storms north of the Mid-South that is expected to roll into the region this afternoon and evening and provide strong to severe storms across parts of the area.
Table games like blackjack and carnival games will soon be making an appearance at Southland Casino Racing in West Memphis, with casino officials saying Thursday that safety will be a key part of the equation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A 25-year-old man was indicted this week on first-degree murder charges for allegedly shooting an acquaintance in the head last year at a Whitehaven apartment, according to Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Nearly four years after a Lowndes County grand jury indicted a Columbus cop for shooting and killing a black man, Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch has dismissed the case, citing a lack of evidence to prosecute.
Shelby County Health Department Director Alisa Haushalter briefed commissioners Wednesday on the COVID-19 pandemic. She said members of the COVID-19 task force are trying to determine if recent case spikes signify a surge coming or just represent our new reality of living with the virus among us.