Updated: 06/26/2014 - A petition drive is underway to ensure adequate funding for public schools in Mississippi.
Updated: 06/26/2014 - A Preston man is facing an array of charges including burglary.
Updated: 06/26/2014 - As part of an effort to crack down on drug crimes, Kemper County officials have made an arrest.
Updated: 06/25/2014 - The 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer was observed at Meridian's Temple Theater Wednesday night.
Posted: 06/25/2014 - "Duck Dynasty" star Jase Robertson signed hundreds of books in Meridian on Wednesday.
Updated: 06/25/2014 - Police Chief Benny Dubose talked about crime issues with members of the Meridian Rotary Club.
Updated: 06/25/2014 - Dr. Rodney Bennett was in town Wednesday to inform the alumni of all the progress being made at the school.
Updated: 06/25/2014 - A shortage of funds is prompting a major policy change for the Newton Municipal School District.
Posted: 06/25/2014 - East Mississippi Electric Power Association says it has received reports of someone trying to use its name as part of a scam.
Updated: 06/24/2014 - A historical talking photo museum is set up in Meridian this week in conjunction with activities for the commemoration of Freedom Summer 1964.
Updated: 06/24/2014 - Miss Alabama 2014, Caitlin Brunell, is sharing her platform of giving back to the community.
Updated: 06/24/2014 - Legal action could be sought to address leaks at the Meridian Police Department.
Updated: 06/24/2014 - Garbage collection for July 4 in Meridian and Lauderdale County will stay on the normal schedule.
Updated: 06/24/2014 - Over 160 kids turned out for symphony fun fest for some hands on musical learning.
Posted: 06/24/2014 - The Mississippi Secretary of State's Office says most of the calls it has fielded so far Tuesday concerned 'crossover' voting.
Updated: 06/24/2014 - There's a new development involving the East Mississippi Drug Task Force.
Updated: 06/23/2014 - Both Republican candidates for U.S. Senate made stops in Meridian Monday morning.
Posted: 06/23/2014 - The Mississippi State Department of Health has confirmed the first case of chikungunya virus, a mosquito-borne illness traditionally found in Africa and Asia.
Updated: 06/22/2014 - Thousands are expected to descend upon the Queen City during the 48th Annual Meridianites Picnic
Updated: 06/21/2014 - A program honors fathers in the area who have made an impact on the community
Updated: 06/21/2014 - Many attended a benefit fundraiser to benefit the funeral costs of Jessica Osborne.
Updated: 06/22/2014 - The Independent Riderz are offering free rides to all voters.
Updated: 06/21/2014 - Juneteenth brings hundreds to downtown Meridian.
Updated: 06/22/2014 - Meridian held a martyr commemoration to honor those who were killed during Freedom Summer.