LOCAL NEWS

 

Wake Up Memphis Links & Guests For January 17, 2022

Wake Up Memphis Links & Guests For January 17, 2022

  “Wake Up Memphis” is live from 6-9am.  Phone lines are open at 901-260-5926. You can also download our streaming app here. Check out our Wake Up Memphis Poll Question Of The Morning on our Official Twitter account. Today is the Martin Luther King, Jr. national...

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Beloved Tigress Dies at Memphis Zoo

Beloved Tigress Dies at Memphis Zoo

The Memphis Zoo announced the death of Ratu, the beloved Sumatran tigress. She was 16-years-old. "Ratu has been with the Memphis Zoo since 2007 when she was 2 years old," the zoo wrote in a statement. "She was beloved by her keepers and won the hearts of every zoo...

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Most of Mid South Only Gets About Inch of Snow

Most of Mid South Only Gets About Inch of Snow

A major winter storm is about to impact the Mid-South.The Memphis metropolitan area could get between two to eight inches of snow. Locally heavy rainfall is possible today ahead of an approaching Winter Storm. Some minor river and areal flooding is possible. Strong...

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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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