Memphis Couple Celebrating 70th Anniversary

Junius and Hattie Puryear have been married for 70 years. “Did you always know he was the one for you?” WREG‘s April Thompson asked them. “Yes. He prayed. Honey, tell her how you prayed,” Hattie Puryear said. “I was praying for me


Measles Outbreak in Memphis Began at Mosque

The first reported case of a person with measles in the recent Memphis outbreak, which now numbers seven confirmed cases, was at a local mosque on April 15, according to the Shelby County Health Department.

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VIDEO: Fight Erupts at Delta State Fair in Memphis

A Delta Fair employee recently found himself on the wrong side some upset customers in Memphis, TN. According to WREG, fair-goers were upset the “Ring of Fire” ride operator was not moving fast enough. One fair representative also said the fight started because


Luke Ridnour on 4 Teams in 24 Hours

Luke Ridnour endured a whirlwind tour of the league in 24 hours, going from Orlando to Memphis to Charlotte to Oklahoma City in one trade after another.

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Did Marc Gasol Play All-Star Game in Future Home?

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol will make his first NBA All-Star Game start this weekend. The big man’s appearance in the Big Apple may foreshadow the free agent’s future.

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Liberty Bowl Marred by Student Assistant Punching Players

The Liberty Bowl set twitter ablaze at the end of the first quarter as West Virginia fans began to point out that a person on the Texas A&M sideline punched a West Virginia University player in the neck and elbowed another.

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