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

  • 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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  • Mayor Holds Town Hall Meeting Over Budget

    Posted on: 11:15 pm, February 6, 2014, by , updated on: 11:16pm, February 6, 2014

    (Memphis)  The Memphis mayor wants no surprises when it comes budget time, so leaders of every city department gathered Thursday...
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  • SCS Reveals What It Found In East High Basement

    Posted on: 5:02 pm, February 5, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:13pm, February 5, 2014

    The district said in a statement Wednesday that officials found unused condoms, but no evidence of drug use.
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  • Winter Weather Causes Problems For Tipton County

    Posted on: 10:18 pm, February 4, 2014, by

    The Tipton County Office of EMA received about 100 calls related to the weather Tuesday, but there were no reported injuries.
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  • Librarian Rescues Couple From Burning Home

    Posted on: 10:18 pm, February 3, 2014, by

    “You just don't think about it. My friend was in that house and it was on fire and somebody had to get her out.”
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  • East High’s ‘Dirty Secret’ Gets National Attention

    Posted on: 6:59 pm, January 31, 2014, by

    The lack of response by the district became the focus of Ben Ferguson's syndicated talk show on Thursday.
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  • Home Fire Caused By Space Heater

    Posted on: 1:02 pm, January 28, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:11pm, January 28, 2014

    The fire happened on Lorne Cove
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  • Police Called To School After Student Frightened By Man

    Posted on: 9:33 am, January 28, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:23pm, January 28, 2014

    This is near where a 15-year-old said she was almost abducted earlier this month
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  • New Details Released About Audit Of City Program

    Posted on: 6:28 pm, January 27, 2014, by , updated on: 06:30pm, January 27, 2014

    New Details About What Lead to Resignation of City Deputy Director
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  • Complaints Lead To Deep Cleaning At Downtown Family Dollar

    Posted on: 5:46 pm, January 27, 2014, by

    Nearby businesses say it smelled like dead rats.
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  • Flu Worse In Other Parts Of The State

    Posted on: 5:10 pm, January 24, 2014, by

    (Shelby County) Doctors say this year’s flu-season seems like it’s reaching its peak. Right now, 41 states are reporting wide...
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