After meeting about the weather, officials decided to go ahead and cancel the St. Jude Memphis Marathon.
Shelby County Mayor Mark H. Luttrell, Jr., has declared a State of Emergency due to icing conditions throughout the county.
While salt trucks and plows are busy on the highways, the rural roads are another matter. They won't be clear until the temperatures rise. In Tipton County, people used the weather as an excuse to stay home.
The icy weather is leaving thousands in the dark and cold.
Residents of the Southwind area were preparing for more than the extreme weather Thursday night.
State Troopers across Arkansas have spent most of last night and today assisting motorists who have been victims of snow or ice covered highways.
Airlines have issued travel advisories for Memphis International Airport. American, Delta, Southwest and United are waiving ticket change fees for travelers over the next few days.
Call it the calm before the storm, as road crews spent Thursday stocking up ahead of Friday's predicted winter storm.
Northern Mississippi is preparing for the possibility of ice.
The Shelby County Emergency Management folks are on the job.
The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is stocked and ready to clear roadways of ice and snow this season.
The State of Tennessee has declared a State of Emergency due to forecasts for freezing rain and icy conditions in West Tennessee and the potential for flooding in Middle and East Tennessee.
Thursday morning, just before 2:30 am, Deputies were dispatched to Lakeland Hills Drive and Shadow Green Drive in Lakeland on a departmental vehicle crash.
The town of Caraway is still trying to recover from a Halloween tornado that severely damaged several buildings in town. Now, the town has a new worry- a possible ice storm.
Two teens accused of killing a local contractor will be tried as adults.
Deep fryers, computers, musical equipment, leaf blowers, and even a backhoe.
Salt and sand trucks are sitting ready to hit the streets as winter weather makes heads for the Mid-South.
It pays to know how to defend yourself. Especially this time of year.
The City of Memphis will host the St. Jude Marathon Saturday. The marathon is 26.2 miles long and is expected to have 20,000 participants.
On October 14, 2013, officers responded to a Robbery call at the T-Mobile Store located at 1425 N. Germantown Parkway.
The Shelby County Office of Preparedness is offering tips to get ready ahead of the expected winter weather expected to arrive Friday.
A near-century old building vacant for two decades is getting a multi-million dollar make-over.
The debate over the fate of the Memphis Redbirds and Autozone Park is headed to extra innings, after the Memphis City decided Tuesday night to delay a vote on the sale of the team and purchase of the park.
School officials are blaming everything from human error to theft for the missing $48 million worth of property.
Sheriff David Woolfork admits he's had several affairs. One of the women claims he abused her. He's been in office for 20 years, only coming under scrutiny in October when the affairs became public.
20,000 runners are bracing for frigid temps Saturday morning at the St. Jude Memphis Marathon.
An Arkansas man is facing charges after he chose the wrong place to relieve himself.
A Humboldt, Tennessee man wanted for murder has been added to the TBI's Most Wanted List.
The head of Shelby County schools is on the defense after an audit reveals almost $50 million worth of stuff is missing from the merged Memphis and Shelby County school systems.
Cute and cuddly meets tough and tenacious. That's the best way to describe the life-saving dogs in Somerville, Tennessee.
Old Man Winter has decided to make his presence felt in the South this week. Entergy Arkansas crews are on alert and prepared to respond to any power outages that could be caused by wintry conditions.
Police in Jackson, Mississippi said a Special Deputy US Marshal was shot early Tuesday morning.
A Memphis woman is behind bars and charged with second degree murder. More than a decade after her boyfriend was found dead.
We're learning new information about a wild night on Beale
FedEx has dozens of positions open in the Mid-South right now.
Today across Memphis and surrounding areas people will join a national effort called "Giving Tuesday".
Today it's easy to share and enjoy the digital pictures and videos we take.
How do you misplace nearly $50 million worth of stuff? That’s what the Shelby County School Board is asking.
Madison County Sheriff David Woolfork will address the media Tuesday morning, a day after he was indicted on a felony charge of sexual battery.
DeSoto County Judge Mitchell Lundy denied the divorce of the same sex couple that had gotten married in San Francisco but sought divorce in Mississippi.
It's being labeled the "Super Bowl" of city council meetings.
Memphis police responded to a shooting call that left one man dead and one man in critical condition early Sunday morning at Club Infiniti in north Memphis.
Around the world, those who suffered or succumbed to AIDS were honored on the 25th World AIDS Day. The World Health Organization started World AIDS Day in 1988. The goal is to create awareness and prevention. The theme for this year is "Shared Responsibility.
New information about the Madison County sheriff arrested for sexual battery and domestic abuse.
It's the third year for Small Business Saturday around the country. It started in 2010 with American Express but it has grown beyond that. In 2011, the U.S. Senate recognized Small Business Saturday in a resolution. Last year, American Express reports it contributed $5.5 billion in consumer spending.
Obama and his daughters picked up around 20 books in support of Small Business Saturday in Washington earlier today.
Talk show host Thaddeus Matthews has been indicted on three felony counts for posting on his Facebook page a photograph of a female child performing a sex act on an adult male.
Folks are ditching the dining table in hopes of snagging a good deal. 140 million Americans will hit the stores this weekend, and experts say a quarter of them will shop on Thanksgiving Day.
Tragedy strikes the Nutbush community this Thanksgiving. A woman is dead after a house fire late Wednesday night.
Shelby County District Attorney Amy Weirich will honor homicide victims in the Mid-South with a special display in City Hall.