12-year-old dead and 16-year-old injured after fatal Arkansas shooting 10/25/2014 6:20 pm UTC
A 12-year-old child is dead and a 16-year-old is injured after a fatal shooting Saturday morning in Forrest City, Arkansas.
Two dead after fatal crash 10/25/2014 6:20 pm UTC
Two are dead after a fatal three-car crash that occurred just after midnight on Saturday morning.
2 Killed, 4 Injured In I-240 At Getwell Crash 10/25/2014 6:01 pm UTC
Two drivers were killed early Saturday morning and four others were injured in a chain-reaction three-vehicle crash that shut down eastbound Interstate-240 at Getwell near Lamar for several hours.
Driver shot with child in car, shooter still at large 10/25/2014 5:45 pm UTC
A woman was shot near Essex Avenue and Cameron Street. Memphis police say she was taken to the hospital in non-critical condition.
Shelby County suburbs experience historic property value growth 10/25/2014 5:43 pm UTC
Suburban Shelby County real estate experts say they are experiencing a historic property value growth pattern.
Block Party for Peace held at Ed Rice Community Center 10/25/2014 5:43 pm UTC
The Block Party for Peace at Ed Rice Community center is giving people in the Raleigh-Frayser area a chance to promote positive opportunities and community.
Mid-South softball team mourns loss of coach 10/25/2014 4:55 pm UTC
A high school softball team is mourning the loss of its coach after a tragic car crash Thursday afternoon.
Two dead after crash on I-240 10/25/2014 4:54 pm UTC
Both drivers of the vehicles died on the scene, and all passengers were transported to Regional Medical Center in non-critical condition.
Mother of kids police found home alone, allegedly threatens neighbor 10/25/2014 4:44 pm UTC
Police found kids home alone at a trailer park on Thursday. Later that night, a neighbor says the mother of the children threatened her life, because she talked to news crews.
Police Search For Man Wanted In Murdering Ex-Girlfriend's Young Son 10/25/2014 3:46 pm UTC
Forrest City, Arkansas Police are searching for Ricardo McDaniel who is suspected of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend's 12-year-old son and severely injuring another teen early Saturday morning.
Online campaign aims to help abortion amendment 10/25/2014 3:33 pm UTC
An online campaign is urging Tennessee voters to skip over the governor's election as a way to help pass a proposed constitutional amendment to give lawmakers more power to regulate abortion in the
Police search for man accused of killing 12-year-old 10/25/2014 3:31 pm UTC
If you have information on the suspect’s whereabouts, please contact the Forrest City Police Department at 870-633-3434.
Baby at center of Amber Alert found safe in Illinois 10/25/2014 2:05 pm UTC
The eight-month-old girl at the center of an Amber Alert issued Friday morning by Memphis police has been found safe in Illinois. The suspects are in Illinois State Police custody.
Alimony break dance turns heads in a Memphis bank 10/25/2014 12:50 pm UTC
A bank break dance is getting a lot of attention in Memphis.
CITY WATCH: Police Search For 15 year old Missing/Endangered Juvenile 10/25/2014 8:21 am UTC
A city watch has been issued for a missing juvenile boy. Memphis Police are searching for 15 year old Gabriel Stokes.
CITY WATCH: Memphis Police Search For Missing 13 Year Old Juvenile 10/25/2014 8:19 am UTC
A city watch has been issued for 13 year old John Benton.
South Main Hosts Eighth Annual RiverArtsFest 10/25/2014 5:28 am UTC
For the eight straight year the South Main Arts District is the place to be this weekend for RiverArtsFest. The festival, which runs Friday evening through Sunday, features 175 artists, 40 musical
Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead 10/25/2014 5:21 am UTC
All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental baseball: sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting.
Grizzlies wrap up preseason with loss to Miami 10/25/2014 3:57 am UTC
Starters mostly sit in final tune-up.
Bosh, Wade Lead Heat Past Grizzlies 104-98 10/25/2014 3:55 am UTC
Chris Bosh scored 21 points, and Dwyane Wade added 16 as the Miami Heat defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 104-98 on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams.
Top ranked Miss State travels to Kentucky 10/25/2014 3:54 am UTC
Bulldogs play first ever game as nation's number one team.
Tigers open second half of season at SMU 10/25/2014 3:49 am UTC
Tigers looking to move closer to bowl eligibility.
School Gunman Was Homecoming Prince, Students Say 10/25/2014 3:18 am UTC
A student recently crowned freshman class Homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others -- including two o
Toddler found walking across Elvis Presley Blvd alone 10/25/2014 2:41 am UTC
A toddler found wandering across Elvis Presley Boulevard, while his baby brother sat alone in a hotel room.Both parents now how court dates and the children are staying with a relative.
Mississippi Aims To Preserve Hunting And Fishing Rights 10/25/2014 2:31 am UTC
Do outdoor pastimes like hunting and fishing deserve the same constitutional protections as the right to bear arms, freedom of speech and trial by jury?
Baby Taken From Memphis Motel Found In Illinois 10/25/2014 2:24 am UTC
A 26-year old mother was in agony for five tense hours Friday morning after three people took her eight-month-old baby. The child was found at around 9:30 a.m. Friday across the Illinois state line.
Widow buries husband, deals neighbors death on same day 10/25/2014 2:24 am UTC
A Memphis woman who buried her husband Friday ended up watching a neighbor die hours later.
Friday night football 10/25/2014 2:08 am UTC
Here are the final scores
Mid-South waitress receives $500 tip 10/25/2014 2:01 am UTC
A waitress at the Collierville Chili's received what she calls a blessing: a $500 tip.
Eyes Of Nation On Pryor-Cotton Arkansas Senate Race 10/25/2014 1:57 am UTC
With just over a week to go before the Nov. 4 general election, the stakes in the Arkansas Senate race couldn't be higher.
Halloween-Masked Suspects Kill 1 In Double Shooting 10/25/2014 1:43 am UTC
One of two men who were shot Friday afternoon in North Memphis by three suspects reportedly wearing Halloween masks has died, police said.
7 Women Busted In Prostitution Sting 10/25/2014 1:05 am UTC
Seven women were arrested Thursday during an undercover prostitution sting by the Memphis Police Organize Crime Unit.
Pedestrian hit, airlifted with serious head injury 10/25/2014 1:00 am UTC
Shelby County deputies confirm a teenaged pedestrian was hit and airlifted to Regional One.
Miss. High Court Sides With Cochran Over Primary 10/25/2014 12:29 am UTC
The Mississippi Supreme Court says it won't revive an election challenge by a candidate who lost a Republican primary to Sen. Thad Cochran.
Williamson Co. Inmate From Collierville Dies After Emergency 10/25/2014 12:15 am UTC
A Middle Tennessee jail inmate from Collierville has died after being taken to a hospital because of a medical emergency.
Juvenile Court officials say federal mandate not to blame for lack of arrests 10/24/2014 11:41 pm UTC
Arresting juveniles won't solve big fights and mob attacks
SCSO charges employee with falsifying letterhead in extortion plot 10/24/2014 11:35 pm UTC
A Shelby County Sheriff's Office employee used fake office letterhead and a real office envelope in an attempt to extort more than $1,500 from two people to fix her car, according to an incident re
Parking issues resolved for 2014 Race for the Cure in Collierville 10/24/2014 11:34 pm UTC
Every effort has been made to eliminate the kind of traffic problems that caused some people to miss the start of the race in 2013.
Woman shot after trying to stop assault on elderly man 10/24/2014 11:31 pm UTC
She was taken to Regional Medical Center in non-critical condition.
Attacking Memphis teen violence with money 10/24/2014 11:25 pm UTC
WREG looks at how money will solve the teen violence issue in Memphis
Shelby County employee accused of abusing position 10/24/2014 11:23 pm UTC
She’s accused of creating a letter on fake Shelby County Sheriff’s Office letterhead and threatening prosecution.
State representative kicks off block party for peace 10/24/2014 11:21 pm UTC
In light of the recent violence in Memphis, a state leader is promoting peace in a community that has seen its share of violence.
Teen Suffers Head Injury After Hit By Car 10/24/2014 11:20 pm UTC
Witnesses said an 18-year-old was struck by a car after the teen walking on the side of the road went to far in the road, a Shelby County Sheriff spokesman said.
Neighbors speak out against mother who left her four kids home alone 10/24/2014 11:15 pm UTC
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police say a mother left her four kids alone, locked inside their home, but they have yet to charge her with a crime. WREG was on the scene when authorities took the kids away afte
WREG’s November 2014 Cash Word Contest – Official Rules 10/24/2014 11:06 pm UTC
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. 1. Eligibility: Entrants must be
Man attacks mother for asking for help with the groceries 10/24/2014 11:00 pm UTC
His mother and his wife tell WREG this isn't the first time he's been to jail, but it's the last time they'll let him hurt them.
Clarksdale's Hooker Hotel Creating Worldwide Buzz 10/24/2014 10:43 pm UTC
The chatter these days in Clarksdale is "have you been to The Hooker," "Did you have a good time at The Hooker,?" and "How much were you charged at The Hooker?"
Mississippi Supreme Court denies McDaniel election appeal 10/24/2014 10:39 pm UTC
McDaniel appealed the initial decision, arguing "no deadline exists to contest a primary election."
Former sheriff’s office employee’s graphic Halloween display causing a stir 10/24/2014 10:33 pm UTC
Some neighbors think he's going too far by putting a mannequin of a dead child under the tire of his vehicle.
Politicians and Memphians discuss Amendment 3, state income tax 10/24/2014 10:05 pm UTC
Your vote in the upcoming November 4 election may help decide if Tennessee could ever have a state income tax.
Three Charged In Old Medina Winery Fire 10/24/2014 10:01 pm UTC
Madison County deputies have arrested three suspects in the break-in and arson of the Old Medina Winery in Jackson, Tennessee.
Teens Doing It The Right Way At Block Party For Peace 10/24/2014 10:01 pm UTC
Block parties always seem to bring out the best a neighborhood has to offer. A great mixture of food, fun and goodwill that serves as a welcome break from the all the troubles that plague the mean
SCSO Employee Accused Of Extortion 10/24/2014 9:54 pm UTC
A former Shelby County Sheriff's Office employee is accused of criminal simulation and extortion.
Pedestrian hit by car, airlifted to hospital 10/24/2014 9:29 pm UTC
The pedestrian has a serious head injury and was airlifted to Regional Medical Center in critical condition.
Grizzlies to host Halloween movie night at the Grindhouse 10/24/2014 9:26 pm UTC
Memphian and former Vol Jarnell Stokes to be on hand to share in the Halloween fun
Canines Serve Important Role With Law Enforcement 10/24/2014 9:24 pm UTC
Hurricane and Jordan are back on the job after treatment for minor injuries after an altercation with the White House fence jumper. The Shelby County Sheriff's K9 unit explains the importance of ha
Wine In Grocery Stores Campaign Hits The Airwaves 10/24/2014 9:23 pm UTC
On November 4th, voters in Tennessee will have a chance to decide if they want to buy wine in grocery stores.
County Commissioner Accused Of Abusing Power 10/24/2014 9:13 pm UTC
The chairman of the Shelby County Commission is being taken to court. And it is another commissioner who is doing the taking.
Funeral home directors tired of burying teens 10/24/2014 8:18 pm UTC
Some funeral home directors in Memphis say they've had enough of the youth violence in the Bluff City.
7 arrested in undercover prostitution sting 10/24/2014 8:17 pm UTC
Seven women accused of selling sex near several Shelby County schools are scheduled to face a judge on Friday.
Former Postal Employee Jailed For Stealing Meds From Vets 10/24/2014 8:16 pm UTC
Former post office employee Patricia Baker of Memphis was sentenced this week by U.S. District Judge Sheryl H. Lipman to serve 18 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised rele
FREEBIE FRIDAY: Halloween events, free holiday shipping, web extra 10/24/2014 8:11 pm UTC
A free Halloween event tops this segment of Freebie Friday. There is also a free shipping offer at a popular retail store for the holiday season.
2 families escape burning homes 10/24/2014 8:08 pm UTC
Two Memphis families escaped their burning homes early Friday morning.
Early Voting Continues In The Mid-South 10/24/2014 7:36 pm UTC
Early voting continues in Tennessee until October 30th.
Traffic Alert: TDOT To Close Part Of Sam Cooper This Weekend 10/24/2014 7:27 pm UTC
Do not forget to expect big delays this weekend on the I-40-I-240 flyover the next two weekends.
Amber Alert Canceled: 8-Month-Old Found Safe In Illinois 10/24/2014 6:04 pm UTC
8-month-old baby has been found by Illinois State Police in Illinois. Suspects are in custody.
Sears To Close Stores, Layoff About 5,500 10/24/2014 5:43 pm UTC
Bad news for Sears employees, the struggling company is preparing to lay off thousands of people and close dozens of stores.
Experts clear up facts about Amendment One 10/24/2014 5:20 pm UTC
Early voting is underway in the Mid-South and no ballot item is causing more controversy and confusion than Amendment One.
Cool School: Highland Oaks Middle School 10/24/2014 4:54 pm UTC
Highland Oaks Middle School is an extraordinary place. The students are smart and engaged and the teachers and staff are some of the best in the Shelby County school district.
Was Queens Ax Attack Terrorism? 10/24/2014 3:53 pm UTC
An NYPD officer who was seriously injured by a hatchet-wielding man remained in critical but stable condition on Friday.
TLC Cancels 'Honey Boo Boo' 10/24/2014 2:08 pm UTC
TLC has CANCELLED "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" TMZ has learned, in the wake of our story that Mama June is dating a convicted child molester who sexually abused one of her relatives.
The Americans with Charlie LeDuff: Are illegal immigrant farm workers taking American jobs? 10/24/2014 1:07 pm UTC
One million illegal immigrants work in the farms of California to pluck grapes and other fruit, working jobs in in America. But are they taking our jobs or doing the jobs Americans don't want?
Kidnapped Child Found Safe In Illinois 10/24/2014 12:49 pm UTC
Missing 8-month-old Samiyah Nicholes has been found unharmed in Illinois.
Ford Road Elementary Will Not Be In Session Due To Power Outage 10/24/2014 12:29 pm UTC
Power outage forces Shelby County school to close for a day.
Teal Pumpkin Project For Kids With Allergies 10/24/2014 12:27 pm UTC
Children who suffer from food allergies won't have to miss out on trick or treating this year. it's all thanks to the "Teal Pumpkin Project".
Extortion Charges For Shelby County Office Employee 10/24/2014 12:22 pm UTC
A county worker tries to use her job with the sheriff's office to get out of a jam and gets busted in the process.
Wharton reveals large grant during town hall meeting 10/24/2014 11:08 am UTC
A sizable grant is coming to Memphis to help fight youth violence and Mayor A C Wharton spilled the beans Thursday while responding to critics.
20-30 kids involved in fight, 7 receive summons 10/24/2014 11:06 am UTC
Police found 20 to 30 kids involved in the fight at Macon Road and Jackson Avenue on Thursday afternoon.
Police officer dragged by car during traffic stop 10/24/2014 10:58 am UTC
A Memphis police officer dragged by a car during a traffic stop at Horn Lake and Mitchell Roads on Thursday night sustained minor injuries.
Ford Road Elementary closed Friday due to power outage 10/24/2014 10:51 am UTC
Ford Road Elementary School will be closed on Friday, Oct. 24, due to a power outage.
Reverend Samuel 'Billy' Kyles will retire from Monumental Baptist Church 10/24/2014 10:47 am UTC
Reverend Samuel "Billy" Kyles will retire after serving 55 years at Monumental Baptist Church.
Asphalt used as fight weapon, two taken to hospital 10/24/2014 10:45 am UTC
Memphis police initially responded to a shooting call, but when officers arrived they found someone had used a piece of asphalt as a weapon in a fight.
Controversy over potty-mouthed kids in video 10/24/2014 10:36 am UTC
A viral video making its rounds online, claiming to fight sexism, is raising some eyebrows.
Man found guilty in death of U of M honor student 10/24/2014 10:26 am UTC
A 20-year-old man was convicted in the robbery and murder of a University of Memphis student.
Second attack on a woman in a month in Senatobia, Miss. 10/24/2014 10:24 am UTC
There have been reports of a second attack on a woman in a month in the small town of Senatobia, Miss. This time the attackers were bold enough to take advantage of a woman in broad daylight in the
Two Overnight Fires Leave Families Homeless 10/24/2014 10:05 am UTC
Two overnight fires leave five people looking for a new home this morning.
City's inaction on trash problem leaves residents furious 10/24/2014 9:51 am UTC
Residents in a southeast Memphis community are in a fight over blight that is causing a dangerous situation for children in the neighborhood.
Group To Promote After school Programs In Tennessee 10/24/2014 7:45 am UTC
A group is being formed to promote after school programs in Tennessee.
CITY WATCH CANCELED: Endangered Child Zebedee Lee III 10/24/2014 7:16 am UTC
The Memphis Police Department canceled a City Watch for 11-year-old endangered missing juvenile Zebedee Lee III. Memphis Police issued the cancellation at shortly after midnight Friday.
Man Exposes Himself Downtown Next To Police HQ 10/24/2014 5:12 am UTC
Marvin Williams, 37, was charged with disorderly conduct and indecent exposure after exposing himself in Downtown Memphis.
Older Boyfriend Charged With Raping Teen Girlfriend 10/24/2014 5:05 am UTC
A 27-year-old man was arrested for statuary rape and aggravated assault after he allegedly attacked his younger, 17-year-old girlfriend, police said.
2 Hurt In Frayser Assault 10/24/2014 4:56 am UTC
Memphis Police said two people have been detained after an assault in the 2800 block of Woodlawn Terrace that injured two others.
Memphis Ranked Most Affordable City In America 10/24/2014 4:39 am UTC
Financial website Kiplinger has said Memphis is the most affordable city in the United States.
4 Young Children Left Home Alone In Nasty Conditions 10/24/2014 4:05 am UTC
Memphis Police officers have found four young children, including an eight-month-old, home alone in the 1300 block of Bauman Drive.
2 Teens Hurt, 7 Teens Summoned After Large Fight 10/24/2014 2:35 am UTC
Memphis Police say seven teens detained after a large fight Thursday afternoon at Jackson and Macon have been issued summons to appear at Shelby County Juvenile Court.
Rev. Kyles To Retire Oct. 31 From Monumental Baptist Church 10/24/2014 2:19 am UTC
Rev. Samuel "Billy" Kyles will retire after 55 years of distinguished service with Monumental Baptist Church, effective Oct. 31, the church's Board of Deacons and Trustees said Thursday.
Munford Rallies To Support Teen Injured In Motorcycle Wreck 10/24/2014 1:38 am UTC
Blake Adams has been hospitalized since September 8th. The teenager's right leg had to be amputated. As of this week he's undergone 23 surgeries.
Investigators say arson is to blame for daycare fire 10/24/2014 1:34 am UTC
Memphis Fire Department responded to a fire at Children's Palace Learning Academy, located at 2451 Summer Avenue, near Hollywood Street.
SCS Expands Free Supper Program 10/24/2014 1:12 am UTC
Shelby County Schools is working to keep students healthy, even after school hours. The district is expanding its supper program, making it easier for students to receive three free meals a day.
Hard Rock Memphis Celebrates Its Grand Re-Opening 10/23/2014 11:57 pm UTC
The re-invented Hard Rock Cafe Memphis celebrated its grand re-opening Thursday.