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Briseida Holguin joined WMC Action News 5 as a multimedia journalist in April 2020.
Recent Articles by Briseida
Veterans, business leaders spend Labor Day protesting Confederate statue in Oxford
“We can not wait any longer, we need to change and we need to change now,” said John Currence, owner of City Grocery Restaurant.
Published September 7, 2020 at 3:24 PM
Miss USA competitions at Graceland could boost tourism for Memphis
Graceland announced it will host the 2020 Miss USA and MISS Teen USA competitions.
Published September 4, 2020 at 2:37 PM
Mid-South Fairgrounds will soon be known as Liberty Park
Conversations about renovating the fairgrounds have been going on for years, but now things are concrete.
Published August 13, 2020 at 5:39 PM
West Memphis School District continues digital device distribution
August 24th is the first day for the West Memphis School District, families had the option of in-person or virtual learning. The district continued to distribute digital devices on Wednesday.
Published August 12, 2020 at 5:20 PM
Expert discusses gym safety during the COVID-19 pandemic
As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, the Shelby County Health Department has implemented tighter restrictions on several local businesses.
Published July 15, 2020 at 8:47 PM
Tri-State governors list Arkansas on their travel advisory
If you’re from Arkansas and plan to travel to the Tri-State area, prepare to quarantine once you arrive.
Published June 24, 2020 at 6:43 PM
Ole Miss will relocate Confederate monument on campus
After a years-long fight the University of Mississippi will relocate the Confederate monument that’s in a prominent position on campus.
Published June 18, 2020 at 8:24 PM
Mississippi casinos reopen to the public
Ready to bet it all? Well, now you can. Casinos in Mississippi have now reopened.
Published May 21, 2020 at 6:02 PM
Family says Mid-South nurse died from COVID-19 complications
The medical community is mourning the loss of one of their colleagues, Neff Rios.
Published April 30, 2020 at 6:10 PM
Riders put on parade to help WWII veterans celebrate 75 years of freedom
Wednesday, Forever Young Veterans and Patriot Guard Riders held a parade for two World War II veterans who were Prisoners of War 75 years ago.
Published April 29, 2020 at 11:07 PM
Memphis in May BBQ team feeds 350 families
The Memphis in May barbecue team ‘Auto B Grillin’ of Memphis Auto Auction prepped and cooked enough meat to feed 350 families of Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM).
Published April 28, 2020 at 7:04 PM
Hearing-impaired children stay on track during the digital transition
Children across the nation and in the Mid-South have had to adapt to online learning. With this transition there have been some difficulties, but how has this change impacted hearing-impaired students.
Published April 23, 2020 at 8:19 PM
Students graduating college worry about jumping into the workforce during COVID-19 pandemic
This is typically the time of year when college students are counting down the days until they walk across the stage and receive their diploma, but due to COVID-19 there have been some changes.
Published April 22, 2020 at 6:19 PM
Jonesboro police investigate robbery at CVS pharmacy
Region 8 Newsdesk
Following crash, official discusses Railroad Crossing safety
Blytheville School Board reviews policy for students accused of violent crimes
Newport football player continues Keedy legacy
St. Bernards possibly changing prenatal appointment guest policy