Skip to content
St. Jude Dream Home
Gulf Coast Weekend
WLOX News App
South Mississippi Strong
The 4 O'Clock Show
News This Week
WLOX First Alert Weather App
Friday Night Football Showdown
SCORES: High School Football
WLOX Station History
Recent Articles by WMCActionNews5.com
Memphis man says he was brutally beaten by security guard in case of mistaken identity
A Memphis man says it was a case of mistaken identity that led to him being brutally beaten and struck in the head with a gun by a security guard.
Published March 17, 2019 at 9:42 PM
Former boyfriend of Jessica Chambers shot, killed
The former boyfriend of Jessica Chambers was shot and killed.
Published March 15, 2019 at 11:05 PM
Ole Miss Student Senate votes unanimously on resolution to remove Confederate statue
The Ole Miss Student Senate unanimously voted yes on a resolution to remove a Confederate statue from the Ole Miss campus at a meeting Tuesday night.
Published March 5, 2019 at 10:27 PM
Police plan extra security for pro-Confederate groups marching in Oxford
For days, the group Confederate 901 based in Memphis has been posting about their event they're calling Mississippi Stands.
Published February 22, 2019 at 5:47 PM
Memphis Zoo giant panda predicts Super Bowl winner
Le Le the giant panda has spoken.
Published February 3, 2019 at 8:39 AM
Bill introduced in Senate to decriminalize marijuana in TN
Democratic Tennessee State Senator Sara Kyle proposed a new bill that would decriminalize marijuana in Tennessee.
Published January 31, 2019 at 10:20 PM
Rural Mississippians hopeful for faster internet after expansion bill passes
Internet service is pretty important in today’s age, and some say remote areas of Mississippi are falling behind because they have poor internet connections.
Published January 17, 2019 at 6:06 PM
Paralyzed Olive Branch veteran to receive donated exoskeleton
A paralyzed Mid-South veteran will soon have his own unique device to help him walk again.
Published January 17, 2019 at 4:08 PM
Cyntoia Brown granted clemency, set for release in August
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has granted executive clemency to Cyntoia Brown, commuting her life sentence to supervised release later this year.
Published January 7, 2019 at 5:09 PM
Woman arrested for attempting to steal rent checks with glue trap
A woman now faces burglary charges after attempting to steal rent checks from an apartment complex.
Published January 5, 2019 at 4:03 PM
Officials identify 2 killed in Marshall County, MS train crash
Two people are dead and three are in critical condition after train collided with a van in Marshall County, Mississippi.
Published December 4, 2018 at 10:54 PM
1 child dead, 45 injured in crash with bus carrying Memphis youth football teams
An Orange Mound Youth football team was involved in a serious crash in Arkansas Monday morning.
Published December 3, 2018 at 10:56 PM
Victims identified after Tunica-bound tour bus overturns on slick Mississippi highway
Two people are dead and 44 others are injured after a tour bus overturned in DeSoto County, Mississippi, about 40 miles south of Memphis.
Published November 14, 2018 at 11:08 PM
Memphis hospital employee seen wearing shirt with noose, Confederate flag while voting
A Mississippi man has gone viral for wearing a racist shirt inside an Olive Branch polling place.
WMCActionNews5.com Staff and
Published November 7, 2018 at 10:48 PM
‘We always look out for each other’: Community comes together at candlelight vigil for toddler stabbed, cooked in oven
Officials have released new details in the death of a Shaw, Mississippi 20-month-old toddler. Royalty Marie Floyd was stabbed and found in an oven.
Published October 22, 2018 at 9:44 PM
Candlelight vigil planned for toddler stabbed, baked in oven
A Shaw, Mississippi grandmother remains behind bars after she was charged with stabbing her 20-month-old granddaughter and putting her in a hot oven.
Published October 18, 2018 at 5:57 PM
Grandmother charged after toddler stabbed, baked in oven
One person is in custody after a baby was stabbed, placed in an oven and baked, according to the Bolivar County sheriff.
Published October 16, 2018 at 6:25 PM
AR inmates forced to wear Nike in mugshots, activist says
Civil rights activist Shaun King said a source told him the Nike shirts were done to mock Colin Kaepernick, who's at the center of a recent Nike ad.
Published October 11, 2018 at 8:36 AM
Breakthrough procedure can provide solution to snoring
There’s now a medical breakthrough helping Mid-Southerners get back to sleep without the sounds.
Published October 10, 2018 at 8:32 PM
Beekeepers remove massive honeycomb from behind brick on house
Beekeepers removed an enormous honeycomb from a house in Germantown.
Published October 3, 2018 at 8:14 PM
Load more stories
Beautiful weather, perfect for outdoor activities
Coast senator denies conflict of interest after campaign fundraiser
State Auditor: MDOT infrastructure projects to be analyzed from top to bottom
Buddy Ball celebrates 10 years of baseball for people with special needs
WLOX Editorial: Add school supplies into the sales tax holiday