LOCAL NEWS

 

Memphis Grocery Store Shuts Down, Blames Crime

Memphis Grocery Store Shuts Down, Blames Crime

Aldi announced Thursday they will shut down their store located on Lamar Avenue because of crime. "We do not take the closing of this location lightly," a spokesperson for the grocery store chain said. "Our decision was based on several factors, including repeated...

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Memphis Greek Festival Returns to the Mid South

Memphis Greek Festival Returns to the Mid South

From lamp chops to gyros, all your favorite Mediterranean cuisine is coming to Memphis this weekend. The 63rd Annual Memphis Greek Festival kicks off May 20-21 at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church. Kathy Zambelis, a spokesperson for the church, shared a rundown...

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Ewww! These Are Some Of The Worst Things To Touch

Ewww! These Are Some Of The Worst Things To Touch

It was "Worst Thing Wednesday" on "Wake Up Memphis," and the theme was a bit touchy.  Chett Hopper joined the show as the guys talked about the worst things to touch. Listen to the complete list below. Listen to KWAM anywhere, anytime with the FREE Mighty 990...

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COVID-19 NEWS

 

BREAKING: Mask Mandate Dropped in Shelby County

BREAKING: Mask Mandate Dropped in Shelby County

Shelby County residents are no longer required to mask up, according to the latest Shelby County health directive that dropped today. The new directive, which expires Nov. 30, still requires students to mask up in indoor school settings....

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BREAKING: Memphis School Shooting; 13-Year-Old Shot

BREAKING: Memphis School Shooting; 13-Year-Old Shot

A 13-year-old boy was shot after a suspected shooter, who was also a student, opened fire Thursday morning at a Memphis K-8 school. At 9:15 a.m. this morning, Police responded to the incident at Cummings Elementary School in South Memphis. The young victim was taken...

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