Joyce Peterson

Joyce Peterson

Anchor/Reporter

Memphis, TN

Joyce Peterson is an anchor/reporter at WMC Action News 5.

Joyce is a second-generation TV journalist and has reported the news in the Mid-South for more than 25 years.

She's also married to your favorite weather guy, WMC Chief Meteorologist Ron Childers.

Weekdays you'll find Joyce anchoring our 3:30 and 4 p.m. newscasts. Then she switches gears and hits the street to report at 10 p.m.


Recent Articles by Joyce

  How to clean your home if a family member has coronavirus

  What you need to know about the coronavirus stimulus checks

  School employees, parents raise money to buy vehicle for Germantown custodian

  Forrest City honors officers injured in Walmart shooting

  Memphis Grizzlies launch voter outreach campaign

  Memphis veteran, attorney shares personal experience at Al-Asad Air Base in Iraq

  Midtown kidnapping victim released from hospital

  Group plans to re-erect Memphis confederate statues

  Jerry “The King” Lawler cleared from lawsuit

  Graceland kicks off holiday season with lighting ceremony

  Historic World War II B-17 bomber to give Memphians a chance to fly

  Nick Vergos of Rendezvous remembered as ‘amazing, inspirational’ person

  Shelby Co. mayor proposes fee on homes with 3+ vehicles to help fund MATA

  New Memphis hosts 2019 ‘Exposure’ event

  Youth basketball league named after ‘First 48’ murder series

  THP’s ‘Operation Grizzly Bear’ sees great results

  Jerry Lawler reaches out to victim of alleged art scam

  Jerry Lawler’s former podcast partner accused of scamming fans

  Tour offers new perspective of Memphis

  Memphis Goodwill Industries ordered to pay $150K fine

Governor Lee excited for ‘Bluff City Law’

  Memphis girl faces rare disorder with humor as St. Jude steps in with a cure