(WMC-TV) - Decades after his death, several groups are still fighting to keep Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s dream alive.
On Friday, a news conference was held by Memphis Mayor A C Wharton, Congressman Steve Cohen, and Young Democrats of America President Atima Omara calling attention to youth poverty, income inequality, and the ongoing crusade for civil rights. They are also interested in raising the minimum wage in Tennessee.
On Action News 5 at 5 p.m., find out more about what leaders are calling on others to do to help poverty among young people -- and how you can help.
A hundred Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to head by bus to Florida's capital to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of massacre that claimed 17 lives.
Dozens of teens spread their bodies across the pavement outside the White House on Monday to symbolize the dead in the Florida school shooting and call for stronger gun controls.
A strong cold front is tracking across the South Plains late Tuesday. The threat of winter weather returns late Tuesday night and will continue through Thursday over the South Plains.