Back to school begins this morning once again, chance of rain later today, more restrictions on airbnb in Shelby County?

Good Monday morning everyone!!

Here are some of the stories we're following right now:

Collierville, Lakeland, Arlington, and West Memphis schools all return to class today. Collierville will be opening a brand new high school and West Memphis will unveil skycop cameras at their schools in the next few months. Join us for a live report this morning on #wmc5.

Today, the Shelby County Commission will discuss and vote on putting tougher restrictions and taxes on AirBNB rentals in place. We'll talk about those restrictions this morning.

A grand jury has ruled no laws were broken when the former TBI director reportedly had an affair with another state employee. Details this morning on #wmc5.

Down the road in Oxford...Ole Miss unveiling a new mascot today at its fan day. We'll show you Tony the Landshark.The Rebels' new on-field mascot.

We'll tell you why civil rights leader Jesse Jackson is making a stop in the Mid-South today.

Hot conditions with highs near 90 and a chance of afternoon showers. 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

Teacher grabs student by throat, slams him on table
Lawyer: Photos of Brian Lawler's neck injuries consistent with reports
Boy, 7, severely burned after mom says another boy lit him on fire
MPD searching for man who's robbed CVS multiple times

Join us this Monday morning!! We are live with all of your news weather and traffic on WMC Action News 5 from 4:30-7am.

Andrew Douglas