Updated: 04/13/2004 - West Alabama is home to the largest toxic waste management plant in the nation. Efforts are being made to address environmental concerns there.
Updated: 04/13/2004 - The Mississippi House passed a bill that would require most voters to show identification when casting ballots.
Updated: 04/13/2004 - Possibilities for economic development dominated the message of Trustmark CEO Richard Hickson to Lauderdale County's business leaders.
Updated: 04/13/2004 - The Senate has approved Gov. Haley Barbour's choice to lead the Mississippi National Guard.
Updated: 04/12/2004 - There is still no word on the fate of Macon, Miss., native Thomas Hamill, 43.
Updated: 04/12/2004 - The conflict in Iraq is taking a toll on many people right here at home. Families of the soldiers are being affected the most.
Updated: 04/12/2004 - Mississippi's state treasurer visited Meridian to talk about possible "fixes" for the budget and money that is going unclaimed.
Updated: 04/12/2004 - A local elected a official says the best method to validate votes cast is the have all voters show an ID.
Updated: 04/12/2004 - Only a few weeks remain in Mississippi's legislative session and crucial budget issues remain unresolved.
Updated: 04/12/2004 - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has apologized for an incident in which a U.S. marshal erased reporters' recordings of a speech Scalia gave to high school students.
Updated: 04/12/2004 - A Senate committee has voted unanimously to support Major General Harold Cross as adjutant general of the Mississippi National Guard.
Updated: 04/12/2004 - The Mississippi Senate could vote on a campaign finance bill Tuesday.
Updated: 04/12/2004 - Tuesday is looking like tax day in the Alabama House of Representatives.
Updated: 04/11/2004 - Despite recent layoffs, recent numbers show Pearl River Resort is doing very well.
Updated: 04/11/2004 - A Noxubee County, Mississippi man remains a hostage in Iraq after being captured on Friday
Updated: 04/11/2004 - Members of Meridian's based Mississippi Air National Guard were deployed on Easter Sunday.
Updated: 04/11/2004 - Deputy accused of breaching freedom of the press at Supreme Court Justice speech.
Updated: 04/11/2004 - Mississippi voters will decide in November whether to amend the state Constitution to include a ban on same-sex marriages.
Updated: 04/09/2004 - Hundreds of people from different churches across the Meridian area joined together to observe Good Friday.
Updated: 04/09/2004 - Legislators gave final approval Friday to reviving voter identification as a topic for debate this session. The Senate approved a resolution that allows a new voter ID bill to be filed.
Updated: 04/09/2004 - The family of Christopher Mabry is still trying to cope with his loss. Clarkdale School also mourns the 2003 graduate.
Updated: 04/09/2004 - Funeral arrangements have been made for a Clarke County officer who died earlier this week.
Updated: 04/09/2004 - A dispatcher for the Kemper County Sheriff's Department who died in a car crash will be laid to rest Saturday.
Updated: 04/09/2004 - Along with the end of flu season is now what's become known by some as West Nile season.