The Early Word: Ja’s friends bring drama; State lawmakers try to ban drag

Bianca Phillips By , Daily Memphian
Updated: February 06, 2023 10:18 AM CT | Published: February 06, 2023 6:30 AM CT

Another Memphis cop is fired over Tyre Nichols’ death, dogs at MAS get new turf and we take a deep dive into FedEx cuts.


The Early Word
Bianca Phillips

Bianca Phillips

Bianca Phillips is a Northeast Arkansas native and longtime Memphian who spent 14 years as a reporter and editor at The Memphis Flyer before dipping her toes in the public relations field. She’s a diehard morning person who spends her free time running marathons and ultras, practicing daily yoga, and stuffing her face with vegan food.


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