The Early Word: Lisa Marie memorial draws thousands, and Penny hits 100 (sort of)

Bianca Phillips By , Daily Memphian
Updated: January 23, 2023 6:30 AM CT | Published: January 23, 2023 6:27 AM CT Subscribers only

Five cops were fired over Tyre Nichols’ death, crisis hotline calls are up and we take a trip to “Baneville.”


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Bianca Phillips

Bianca Phillips

Bianca Phillips is a Northeast Arkansas native and long-time Memphian with more than a decade of experience in local journalism. 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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