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State Dept. Issues Warning On Caribbean Travel

Posted: 08/28/2008 - The State Department urged Americans on Wednesday to be aware of the risks caused by Tropical Storm Gustav to people traveling to Haiti, Jamaica, the Cayman Islands, Cuba and Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.

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Gustav Nears Jamaica As New Orleans Keeps Watch

Posted: 08/28/2008 - Tropical Storm Gustav was heading toward Jamaica early Thursday while many miles away, residents in the New Orleans area watched it with a nervous eye.

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Alabama Officials Meet On Hurricane Preps

Posted: 08/28/2008 - Gov. Bob Riley says state agencies are keeping a close watch on Tropical Storm Gustav as its spins its way toward the Gulf of Mexico.

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Judge Holds Off on Medicaid Decision

Posted: 08/27/2008 - A judge says he is holding off on a request by hospitals to stop Gov. Haley Barbour's latest Medicaid funding plan.

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Laurel Raid Raises Questions

Posted: 08/27/2008 - The recent raid by Immigration and Customs Enforcement at a Laurel business has raised concerns about illegal immigration in the U.S. And some may wonder who's keeping track of the numbers.

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Clark: "Teach Kids to Love Learning"

Updated: 08/27/2008 - Motivational speaker Ron Clark brought his lively message of creating success in the classroom to educators in Meridian and Lauderdale County.

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MCC Instructor Gets New Assignment

Updated: 08/27/2008 - A nursing instructor at Meridian Community College is preparing for a another care-giving assignment.

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Katrina: Three Years Later, Part 1

Updated: 08/27/2008 - This week marks the third anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. While the Mississippi Gulf Coast has made great strides toward recovery, there are still people with no idea how to move ahead.

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Gustav Kills 22; US Gulf Coast Prepares

Updated: 08/27/2008 - Gustav swirled toward Cuba on Wednesday after triggering flooding and landslides that killed at least 22 people in the Caribbean.

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Bowen Remembered at UWA

Posted: 08/27/2008 - The University of West Alabama held a memorial Wednesday for a faculty member who died this summer.

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Secretary of State Verifies Voter Fraud

Posted: 08/27/2008 - A report on one county's special elections this summer may have you questioning the sanctity of the voting process here in the state.

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Gustav Weakens but Could Become Hurricane Again

Updated: 08/27/2008 - Tropical Storm Gustav stalled in the Caribbean early Wednesday a day after hitting Haiti as a hurricane but is expected to once again become a hurricane.

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Bible Distribution Ruling Appealed

Posted: 08/26/2008 - A federal judge has ruled the long-held practice of Gideons International distributing Bibles at Missouri schools to be unconstitutional.

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Feds: "Laurel Sweep Largest in Country"

Posted: 08/26/2008 - Federal officials now say nearly 600 suspected illegal immigrants were detained in a raid on Howard Industries in Laurel, Miss.

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Flights Delayed by Communication Snafu

Updated: 08/26/2008 - The Federal Aviation Administration says a communication failure at a Georgia facility that processes flight plans for the eastern half of the U.S. is causing flight delays around the country.

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Hurricane Recovery Confronts Low Literacy Rate

Posted: 08/26/2008 - Three years after Hurricane Katrina, residents of New Orleans are still buried in a blizzard of government paperwork. But for thousands of storm victims seeking federal aid, the challenge is made more difficult by a little-known obstacle: More than 40 percent of the city's adults lack the literacy skills to comprehend basic government forms.

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