How The Final Resting Place For Nathan Bedford Forrest Will Be Decided 6/30/2015 3:02 am UTC
Revered or reviled, the statue of Nathan Bedford Forrest has stood at Health Sciences Park since 1905. Now, Memphis Mayor AC Wharton says it is time for the monument to be removed from the park.
Severe thunderstorm warning canceled for Shelby, Fayette Counties 6/30/2015 3:01 am UTC
The National Weather Service has canceled a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Shelby County and Fayette County.
Pedestrian hit in the Orange Mound area 6/30/2015 2:55 am UTC
No word yet on the person's condition
Mother of two trapped inside car during three-car crash 6/30/2015 2:44 am UTC
Three cars crashed in front of Lakeland City Hall on U.S. 70.
Fourth Of July Celebrations In The Mid-South 6/30/2015 2:43 am UTC
Fourth Of July Celebrations In The Mid-South A number of cities in the Mid-South will be holding Fourth of July celebrations throughout the week.
Apartment intruder at-large after raping, robbing 2 women and teen 6/30/2015 2:30 am UTC
A man with a gun forced his way into a Memphis home; police said he then sexually assaulted and robbed three women.
DeSoto Co. Gay Couple Turned Down For Marriage License 6/30/2015 2:23 am UTC
The Supreme Court may have ruled, but the battle over same-sex marriage is far from over. Local 24's cameras were rolling as a DeSoto County couple was turned down for
Justin Timberlake teams up with filmmaker to release film about Marc Gasol 6/30/2015 2:17 am UTC
Pop singer Justin Timberlake is teaming up with well-known film director and screenwriter Craig Brewer to release a film called "Memphis to the Bone."
Man of the House program mentors young men with life lessons 6/30/2015 2:16 am UTC
In Memphis and across the country, young men grow up without a man in their house, without someone to look up to and aspire to be like.Now, an African American group has stepped up and stepped in f
The Dangers Of Playing With Fireworks 6/30/2015 2:14 am UTC
A 12-year-old Nashville boy is dead after injuries sustained while playing with fireworks. According to the National Fire Protection Association, there are more than 9000 fireworks related injuries
Rain Chances Return to the Mid-South 6/30/2015 2:06 am UTC
The Mid-South took a little break from the heat this weekend, but we're warming up. The good news is that it won't feel nearly as hot as last week.
Half of U.S heart disease deaths could be prevented 6/30/2015 2:03 am UTC
It is the number one killer of both men and women in this country
DeSoto County not issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples 6/30/2015 1:53 am UTC
The DeSoto County Circuit clerk’s office is where you go to get a marriage license. Since the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage Friday, Kelly and Heather Harrison went to the DeSoto County
MPD searching for three suspects wanted for aggravated rape, robbery 6/30/2015 1:50 am UTC
Early Monday morning, Memphis Police found a man who said he was shot and robbed by three unknown suspects.
Memphis Woman Hit With Huge MLGW Bill 6/30/2015 1:46 am UTC
Joy Reed has had one of those days. She opened her mail to find a stunningly large bill from MLGW.
Grizzlies introduce rookies from 2015 draft 6/30/2015 1:43 am UTC
Jarell Martin, Andrew Harrison are ready to embrace Memphis and Grizz nation.
Youth Villages program helps young people transition out of foster care 6/30/2015 1:36 am UTC
YVLifeSet is a Youth Villages program helping young people in Tennessee as they transition out of foster care.
MFD saves 1 from house fire 6/30/2015 1:35 am UTC
A house fire occurred Monday on Chisca Avenue.
Woman seeking payment for unfinished roof repairs from October 6/30/2015 1:07 am UTC
A Shelby County woman said a man agreed to repair her roof, took her insurance check, and never did the work.
Apartment Residents On Alert After Sex Assaults 6/30/2015 12:49 am UTC
Memphis police are on the hunt for a possible serial rapist. At least five women at one Memphis apartment complex have been sexually assaulted in four separate incidents since April.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning canceled for the Mid-South 6/30/2015 12:49 am UTC
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The National Weather Service in Memphis has canceled the Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Shelby and Fayette counties. WREG will continue to monitor the weather to keep you and you
Clarksdale Community Mourns The Shooting Death Of Ellis Pittman 6/30/2015 12:03 am UTC
The tragic murder of attorney Ellis Pittman has left its mark on the city of Clarksdale.
Experts talk fireworks safety ahead of July 4th 6/29/2015 11:54 pm UTC
"They can be 100 percent safe as long as people are being vigilant or watchful"
Governor Haslam supports protections for pastors 6/29/2015 11:48 pm UTC
The governor said he does not agree with the Supreme Court's ruling on same sex marriage, saying he believed this call should have been up to the states
Dyer County farmland flooding, three rivers to blame 6/29/2015 11:47 pm UTC
Water from three different rivers flooded farm land in Dyer County and parts of nearby Lauderdale County
City builds retention pond to help with creek flooding 6/29/2015 11:45 pm UTC
City employees worked tirelessly Monday, cutting down trees and creating what they call a retention pond.
Beale Street security increased for summer months 6/29/2015 11:40 pm UTC
After a weekend robbery on Beale Street, Memphians are concerned yet again about their safety on the iconic street.
CPSC stresses firework safety after 12-year-old killed 6/29/2015 11:37 pm UTC
A Nashville family is dealing with the unthinkable after their 12-year-old son died at the hospital.
MPD officer under investigation for punching son in face 6/29/2015 11:35 pm UTC
A Memphis police officer and mother is due in court after investigators said she punched her son.
Randstad USA hiring over 200 manufacturing positions 6/29/2015 11:34 pm UTC
Randstad USA is hiring over 200 positions.
Online giants pull Confederate flag merchandise, but leave Nazi memorabilia 6/29/2015 11:26 pm UTC
Retailers and communities are choosing to do away with the Confederate flag. However, many online companies are still selling merchandise that some say promote hate
New panhandling law gets mixed reactions 6/29/2015 11:25 pm UTC
"They get tired of always asking so finally they are going to resort to violence. That's where we get all the crime,"
Tenn. Governor Weighs In On 'Pastor Protection Act' 6/29/2015 11:08 pm UTC
Though the Supreme Court ruled on same-sex marriage last week, the follow-up debate and action among certain church leaders is just beginning.
Ark. Co. Clerk To Resign In Response To Same-Sex Marriage Decision 6/29/2015 11:03 pm UTC
An Arkansas judge has confirmed that County Clerk Dana Guffey plans to resign her job in response to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on same-sex marriage.
People on edge after Whitehaven rapes 6/29/2015 11:02 pm UTC
Early Sunday morning police said a man, armed with a gun, broke into a home with three females inside
Arrested officer has been under investigation before 6/29/2015 10:49 pm UTC
"I find that offensive especially if you're talking about my wife being a bad cop," Mario Harris told WREG
Police: Man purposely hit woman and son 6/29/2015 10:47 pm UTC
"I wasn't even expecting it at all. It just happened,"
Construction Halted On Tenn. Highways For July 4th Holiday 6/29/2015 10:45 pm UTC
Road construction won’t slow motorists across Tennessee over the Fourth of July holiday.
Walmart Apologizes For Making ISIS Cake 6/29/2015 10:29 pm UTC
A man in Louisiana is asking for an explanation from Walmart after his request for a Confederate flag cake at one of its bakeries was rejected, but a design with
Recent terror attacks have some concerned about July 4 holiday 6/29/2015 10:21 pm UTC
"It's very difficult because they are being radicalized in their bedrooms and in their basements,"
Police say man threatened to cut officer’s head off 6/29/2015 10:07 pm UTC
Police say a Memphis man threatened to cut an officer's head off
Memphis airport police help family stranded on interstate 6/29/2015 10:05 pm UTC
A Bartlett family is grateful to a couple of Memphis police officers who they say went beyond the call of duty.
Fire at Southaven ball complex ruled arson 6/29/2015 10:01 pm UTC
Investigators told WREG there are several credible leads right now in the case
Durham Bus Contract Up For Renewal 6/29/2015 9:57 pm UTC
Shelby County Schools' bussing contract with Durham School Services is up for renewal, and many are weary of a renewal because of issues during the 2014-15 school year.
Southaven ballpark concession stand fire ruled arson 6/29/2015 9:48 pm UTC
Three days after a fire destroyed the concession stand at Greenbrook Ballpark Complex in Southaven, investigators determined someone intentionally set the blaze.
Same Sex Marriage Licenses Are Getting Issued Again In Mississippi 6/29/2015 9:39 pm UTC
Same-sex couples are again getting marriage licenses in Mississippi.
Local beats 2, 4-year-old with cord from DVD player 6/29/2015 9:35 pm UTC
Corry Leake was charged with four counts of child abuse
Police Searching For Men Who Robbed Jonesboro Jewelry Store 6/29/2015 9:30 pm UTC
Jonesboro Police are searching for two men who are wanted in connection with the robbery of a Jonesboro business, Monday.
Confusion In Miss. Following Supreme Court Ruling 6/29/2015 9:21 pm UTC
Ever since the Supreme Court’s ruling, there has been nothing but confusion in Mississippi.
Tennessee family killed in weekend plane crash 6/29/2015 9:07 pm UTC
"We heard a loud bang and saw a fireball come down the back of the house,"
Donald Trump on receiving end of “you’re fired” 6/29/2015 8:59 pm UTC
NBC said it is still determining what it will air in place of the pageant next month.
Man Charged With Kidnapping, Robbing Victims In Cooper Young 6/29/2015 8:57 pm UTC
Memphis Police say a man kidnapped and robbed two victims outside of Young Avenue Deli in the Cooper Young area.
New laws set to begin July 1 6/29/2015 8:50 pm UTC
Hundreds of new laws hit the books Wednesday.
Marc Gasol of Memphis 6/29/2015 8:48 pm UTC
The video was directed by Memphis' own Craig Brewer
Tennessee Child Killed In Fireworks Accident 6/29/2015 8:32 pm UTC
A 12-year-old Nashville boy died after he was injured in a firework accident in south Nashville Sunday night.
MPD searching for suspects who sexually assaulted, shot victims Monday 6/29/2015 8:25 pm UTC
Video surveillance captured the suspects fleeing the scene, but so far no arrests have been made
Graceland announces lineup for 2015 Elvis Week 6/29/2015 8:25 pm UTC
Graceland announced a lineup chock full of entertainment for this year's Elvis Week.
Overturned car stops traffic on Interstate 40 6/29/2015 8:20 pm UTC
An overturned car has traffic backed up on Interstate 40 near Canada Road.
Gov. Haslam in Memphis praises program for foster children 6/29/2015 8:14 pm UTC
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam joined Youth Villages Monday to announce the results of an ambitious new program.
New Project Hopes To Relief Flooding, Stress For Neighbors In Whitehaven 6/29/2015 8:13 pm UTC
Every time it rains it floods, according to neighbors near Day's Creek in Whitehaven. Monday, the city of Memphis began work on the Day's Creek Retention Pond Project.
Legislation to help recruit Tennessee construction workers becomes law 6/29/2015 8:07 pm UTC
A new law signed by Gov. Bill Haslam aims to educate and recruit more young people for the construction industry.
Shooting victim recovering at home with family 6/29/2015 8:03 pm UTC
The Memphis woman shot outside a restaurant in June is waking up at home.
Mid-South home to many 4th of July events 6/29/2015 7:57 pm UTC
On Saturday, people across the United States will be celebrating Independence Day.
Nearly 4,500 lose power in Cordova 6/29/2015 7:54 pm UTC
Nearly 4,500 people in Cordova were without power Monday morning.
Weird and wild summer weather phenomena 6/29/2015 7:53 pm UTC
Fire rainbows! Mirages! Summer is more than just heat and humidity for many areas. It's a season that brings some of the weirdest and wildest weather phenomena. Here are five strange summer weather
MPD Searching For Rape, Robbery Suspects In Parkway Village 6/29/2015 7:46 pm UTC
Memphis Police are searching for three men accused of shooting and robbing one victim, while raping and robbing two others.
Safety Warning Issued For All 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee & Dodge Durango Drivers 6/29/2015 7:11 pm UTC
If you drive a 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee or Dodge Durango, stop driving and have your vehicle inspected.
8 vehicle crash blocks traffic on 385 6/29/2015 6:53 pm UTC
Memphis police officers are on the scene of a crash blocking traffic on Highway 385 near Kirby Parkway.
President Obama to visit Middle Tennessee Wednesday 6/29/2015 6:47 pm UTC
President Barack Obama will be back in the Nashville area Wednesday, marking his third trip to Middle Tennessee in the past year and a half.
MFD Rescued One Person From House Fire In Orange Mound 6/29/2015 6:41 pm UTC
Memphis Fire Department rescued one person from a house fire in the 3000 block of Chisca.
Memphis Fire On The Scene of House Fire In Southeast Memphis 6/29/2015 6:35 pm UTC
Firefighters are on the scene of a house fire in the 7200 block of Barnstable in southeast Memphis.
Police Looking For Missing 12-Year-Old 6/29/2015 6:32 pm UTC
Memphis Police have issued a City Watch for a missing 12-year-old who is said to have run away from home early Monday morning.
12-Year-Old Nashville Boy Killed by Firework 6/29/2015 6:26 pm UTC
Police reported that Antonio Braden was playing with fireworks outside his Lewis Street apartment last night.
WATCH: Marc Gasol Of Memphis 6/29/2015 6:06 pm UTC
Marc Gasol was born in Spain but that doesn't mean he's not from Memphis.
Police Looking For Three Suspects In Home Invasion 6/29/2015 5:40 pm UTC
The search is on for three suspects wanted for a home invasion at a house in the 3800 block of Dunn .
Clarksdale Attorney Ellis Pittman Shot And Killed, Suspect Charged With Murder 6/29/2015 5:29 pm UTC
Recardo Frazier has been charged with murder and convicted felon in possession of a firearm in shooting death of Ellis Pittman.
Mississippi Bans Text-And-Drive, Repeals Inspection Sticker 6/29/2015 5:22 pm UTC
Starting Wednesday, people driving in Mississippi can be penalized for sending text messages or posting to social media sites while they're behind the wheel.
Lakeland Crash Injures At Least 7, One Airlifted 6/29/2015 5:13 pm UTC
Shelby County Fire Department responded to a 3-vehicle accident on the 10,000 block of Highway 70 in Lakeland, TN.
Traffic Rerouted, Lights Out After Crash Takes Down Power Poles 6/29/2015 4:05 pm UTC
A car crash caused power to go out at the intersection of Germantown Parkway and Walnut Bend Monday morning.
New Uninsured Driver Law To Go Into Effect July 1 6/29/2015 3:53 pm UTC
New laws in Tennessee go into effect July first, now just a couple of days away. One of those new laws involve driving without insurance. Tennessee drivers caught without insurance
PHOTOS: Family, Friends Seek #JusticeForJessica 6/29/2015 3:46 pm UTC
PHOTOS: Family, Friends Seek #JusticeForJessica
Monday Morning Earthquake Shakes Jackson, MS 6/29/2015 3:29 pm UTC
According to the United States Geological Survey, a 3.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Jackson, Mississippi Monday morning.
5 Things To Know About The Capture Of Escaped Inmate David Sweat 6/29/2015 2:58 pm UTC
David Sweat, the second inmate who made a daring escape recently from a maximum-security prison in New York, was shot Sunday afternoon and is now in custody,news outlets reported.
Search Underway For Gunman In Shooting Outside Orange Mound Business 6/29/2015 2:40 pm UTC
A search is underway for a person who fired shots at a vehicle in an Orange Mound business parking lot Monday morning.
WATCH: Diddy Takes A Tumble During BET Awards Performance 6/29/2015 2:19 pm UTC
Diddy made all of our '90s dreams come true with an epic Bad Boy Entertainment reunion at the BET Awards Sunday night to honor its 20th anniversary.
Obama To Discuss Healthcare During Visit To Tennessee Wednesday 6/29/2015 1:41 pm UTC
President Obama is making a trip to Tennessee on Wednesday to talk about the Affordable Care Act.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash Closes All Westbound Lanes Of I-40 At Canada Road 6/29/2015 12:59 pm UTC
All Westbound lanes of i40 are closed at Canada Road due to a wreck.
Man charged with kidnapping in Cooper Young area 6/29/2015 10:12 am UTC
A man is in custody and charged with kidnapping and robbing two men at gunpoint in the Cooper Young area.
MPD searching for man who set car on fire 6/29/2015 10:10 am UTC
A man set fire a a young woman's car Sunday in Memphis.
St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway winner announced 6/29/2015 10:08 am UTC
For the 16th year in a row, thousands of ticket holders awaited the results of the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway Contest.
Walmart kidnapping suspect in hospital 6/29/2015 10:04 am UTC
A man connected to a kidnapping at a Memphis Walmart is in the hospital facing a long list of charges after a police chase that ended with a crash in East Memphis.
Multi-car accident on 385 and I-240, car overturned 6/29/2015 9:47 am UTC
The Memphis Police Department is investigating a crash that involved four vehicles on 385 and I-240 Saturday afternoon.
Man arrested, charged with driving car into mother, son 6/29/2015 9:46 am UTC
Kevin Smith, 47, was arrested and charged with two counts of aggravated assault after hitting the family Saturday.
Prominent Clarksdale attorney fatally shot, suspect in custody 6/29/2015 9:42 am UTC
A prominent Clarksdale attorney was shot and killed Friday afternoon.
Man charged with aggravated robbery on Beale, another in custody 6/29/2015 9:35 am UTC
One witness reported one person being robbed by two males on Saturday.
Man Found Dead In Memphis Intersection 6/29/2015 3:51 am UTC
A bullet flies through a woman's window while she is asleep. She looked outside and saw a man lying dead in the street.
MPD Seeks Suspect Who Raped Women And Teenage Girl 6/29/2015 3:46 am UTC
Police say three female victims ages 43, 22, and 14 were sexually assaulted early Sunday morning.
Ambush Victim Describes Deadly Shooting In Memphis 6/29/2015 3:32 am UTC
Calvert Evans talks with FOX13 about the night he was ambushed at the Family Dollar on Lamar. Fearing for his life, he grabbed his gun and shot back at his attackers, killing one of them.
Mississippi Flag Missing From Track And Field Championships 6/29/2015 12:05 am UTC
Only 49 state flags are being displayed at the USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships in Eugene this week.
Officer Arrested, Charges Pending Outcome Of Assault Against Her Son 6/28/2015 9:23 pm UTC
A Memphis Police officer was arrested on suspicion of involvement in a June 9th assault against her child.