Special Reports

  Orange Mound celebrates major milestone as Memphis turns 200

Orange Mound has birthed Olympic medalists, politicians, basketball greats and business women. Now WMC anchor Kym Clark is looking ahead to the community’s future by sharing stories from its past.

  Mid-South man shares nightmare experience of having weight loss surgery in Mexico

  Memphis 200: The history of Beale Street

  Germantown track star sets sights on 2020 Olympics

  David’s heart: 14-year-old shooting victim leaves behind lasting legacy

  Uncertain incentives could keep ‘Bluff City Law’ from filming in Tennessee

  Federal court could take over Mississippi’s foster care system

Continued Coverage

  Mississippi sees major spike in reports of possible child abuse in recent years

  DNA Detectives: Scientists combining forensics with genealogy break ‘unsolvable’ cases

  Memphis 200: The history of Tom Lee Park and the river rescue that created a hero

  First female, African-American Bishop to lead West TN Episcopal Diocese

  Using rideshare as an ambulance? It may be cheaper, but is it safe?

  Memphis girl faces rare disorder with humor as St. Jude steps in with a cure

  Children abused, families move

A federal agency has ignored a 2006 federal law requiring the creation of a national child abuse registry, leaving an untold number of children in harm’s way when their families move to new states.

  Failed and Forgotten

The deaths of hundreds of children because of abuse or neglect goes unnoticed every year by agencies that protect kids. Congress and a 45-year-old law are largely to blame.

  A trifecta of failures puts kids at risk

When children die because of abuse or neglect, child protection agencies are often blamed – they are underfunded and overworked. But there are many other culprits who failed children.

  Digital rollbacks: Millions of cars have false mileage on odometers

Carfax experts say there are potentially more than one million cars on the roads with false odometer readings - meaning their mileage has been rolled back to make the vehicles look like they have less wear and tear.

  Medical tourism a cheaper alternative to surgery in the states but risks accompany the rewards

  Black History Month: The historic Four Way Grill

  Black History Month: Salute to Larry Dodson of the Bar-Kays

  Measure of hate: Statistics on Mid-South hate crimes likely inaccurate

  Multiple sex offenders found on Facebook despite ban

  Black History Month: Salute to WDIA’s Bev Johnson