Michele Reese


Michele Reese is an Emmy award winning reporter and joined the WREG team in April, 2012.

Michele comes to Memphis from the CBS affiliate in Tyler, TX where she was the 5 pm anchor and investigative reporter.

Before moving to East Texas, Michele was the main anchor for the 6 and 10 o’clock news at KSAN in San Angelo.

Michele won an Emmy for crime reporting and the Texas Association Press Broadcasters honored her work in spot news and feature reporting.

Before landing her first on air position, Michele worked as an assistant political producer for WFAA in Dallas during the 2000 election.

Michele graduated from Southern Methodist University with degrees in Political Science and Journalism.

In her free time she enjoys volunteering with the Junior League and playing with her dog Bella.

She always wants to hear from you, “I’m always looking for the big story of the day, so if you have an idea feel free to message.”

Recent Articles

  • Man Accused Of Stacking Bodies In Graves Denied Bond

    Posted on: 4:57 pm, February 21, 2014, by , and , updated on: 10:17pm, February 21, 2014

    Dozens of people who have family members buried at Galilee Memorial Gardens showed up at his court hearing Friday, hoping the judge would keep Lambert locked up.
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  • High Winds Destroy Barn In Walnut, MS

    Posted on: 10:25 pm, February 20, 2014, by

    The owner had just rebuilt the barn after a tornado destroyed it a couple years ago.
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  • Gate Shut On Angry Crowd At Driver’s License Center

    Posted on: 9:31 pm, February 19, 2014, by , updated on: 10:24pm, February 19, 2014

    (Memphis) “It was a big old mob,” Gale Mitchell said. “It was horrible. I was scared.” Chaos broke out at...
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  • Fire Forces Senior Citizens Out Of High-Rise Building

    Posted on: 4:55 pm, February 17, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:15pm, February 17, 2014

    One person was critically injured. Several others were being treated for smoke inhalation.
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  • Tunica County Administrator Arrested On Non-Existent Warrant

    Posted on: 10:14 pm, February 14, 2014, by , updated on: 04:56am, February 17, 2014

    When deputies arrested the county administrator recently, many wondered if the sheriff was taking cuts to his department a little too personally.
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  • Many Unhappy With SCS Decision To Stay Open

    Posted on: 10:05 am, February 12, 2014, by , and , updated on: 10:24pm, February 12, 2014

    Even SCS school board member David Reaves expressed his anger
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  • Concerns With Selfies

    Posted on: 10:29 pm, February 11, 2014, by

    While a selfie is just meant to capture a moment in time, on the internet, the selfie lives forever.
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  • New Team Coming To Help Trim DMV Wait Times

    Posted on: 10:23 pm, February 11, 2014, by

    Tuesday night at a Rotary Club meeting, DPS Commissioner Bill Gibbons told the crowd he’s sending in a special team to help with the wait time.
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  • Three Arrested In Texas For Memphis Mall Jewelry Theft

    Posted on: 8:40 am, February 11, 2014, by and , updated on: 09:44pm, February 11, 2014

    Two other men are still wanted and have been identified
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  • DMV Wait Times Aren’t Meeting Goals

    Posted on: 10:28 pm, February 10, 2014, by

    Promises made to cut down on wait times at the DMV seem stopped at a red light, and it's driving people mad.
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  • Chance Of Snow Has Mississippi Residents On Guard

    Posted on: 9:19 pm, February 10, 2014, by , updated on: 10:17pm, February 10, 2014

    While roads crews got ready for potential problems, most in Lafeyette County were excited about the possibility of snow.
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  • Camera Captures Cold Air Creeping Into Your Home

    Posted on: 10:14 pm, February 7, 2014, by , updated on: 12:29pm, February 10, 2014

    A picture is worth a thousand words, but the ones taken with an infrared camera could be worth savings on your utility bill.
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