Portsmouth Virginia has renamed McLean Street to ‘Missy Elliott Boulevard”. Monday, 10/17/22, there was a pep rally, open to the public, at Manor High School where Missy Elliott graduated. After the pep rally there was a VIP reception at the Renaissance Hotel located in downtown Portsmouth.
“We’re beyond proud of Missy’s accomplishments and so thrilled to have the opportunity to celebrate her,” said City Manager Tonya Chapman in the release. “Missy’s trailblazing career is a testament that when you dream big, anything is possible.”
On Instagram, the five-time Grammy winner expressed her excitement about the street name and called herself “humbly grateful” to be from Portsmouth.
“I’m crying Tears of Joy,” Elliott wrote. “I have been BLESSED so much but this right here hits my heart differently.”
Free agent wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was kicked off of a plane in Miami Sunday morning, the Miami-Dade Police Department said. According to a police statement to NFL Network, the flight crew was worried about Beckham because “as they tried to wake him to fasten his seat belt, he appeared to be coming in and … Continue reading Odell Beckham kicked off plane after he was ‘in and out of consciousness’
Comedian Sinbad is still learning to walk two years after suffering a stroke, his family has revealed. The 66-year-old star’s loved ones released a lengthy statement on Monday, saying he has a long way to go before making a full recovery from the medical emergency. Sinbad’s family says he’s still “fighting for every inch” as … Continue reading Sinbad still learning to walk 2 years after stroke, family reveals
The Chrisleys are going to prison. Todd Chrisley has been sentenced to 12 years and 16 months probation after he and wife Julie Chrisley were found guilty of bank fraud and tax evasion, according to Fox 5 Atlanta. Meanwhile, the outlet reports that Julie was given a lighter sentence of seven years and 16 months probation. … Continue reading Todd, Julie Chrisley sentenced to 19 total years in prison for fraud, tax evasion