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Making a House a Home

Updated: 01/28/2004 - The number of minorities who own homes nationally and locally is very small, but efforts are underway to change that.

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Newton Welcomes New Wal-Mart

Updated: 01/28/2004 - Citizens in and around Newton now have a new place to shop. The Super Wal-Mart held its grand opening Wednesday and it's bringing more than just great deals.

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Jaycees Extend a Helping Hand

Updated: 01/28/2004 - The Meridian Jaycees donated $4,000 to Wesley House to help meet essential community services.

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Police Investigate Death

Updated: 01/28/2004 - The body of a Meridian resident was found behind a grocery store late Wednesday morning.

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Barbour Details Budget Cuts

Updated: 01/28/2004 - Gov. Haley Barbour's budget proposal seeks to trim $350 million from the state's budget gap, but it also might cost jobs.

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Air Bag Survey Released

Updated: 01/28/2004 - A government survey reports that nearly half of pickup truck drivers are leaving their air bags turned on, even when children under the age of 12 are riding in the front seat.

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Fire Investigation

Updated: 01/27/2004 - A fire that claimed the life of a Lauderdale County man may have started from a heat source.

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Barbour Gets Mixed Reviews

Updated: 01/27/2004 - Reaction was mixed to proposals outlined by Gov. Haley Barbour in his State of the State speech.

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Court Denies Ayers Appeal

Updated: 01/27/2004 - The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected a challenge to a $503 million settlement of Mississippi's college desegregation case.

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Johnson Staying in Mississippi

Updated: 01/27/2004 - Mississippi's state school superintendent has turned down a job offer from Arkansas.

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Elderly Man Found

Updated: 01/27/2004 - The search has come to an end for an elderly west Alabama man.

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Barbour Pledges "Partnership" with Legislature

Updated: 01/27/2004 - In his State of the State Address Monday night, Gov. Haley Barbour discussed jobs, education and state spending, among other topics. But some Democrats question how the state will pay for his plans.

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Grieving Family Seeks Closure

Updated: 01/26/2004 - Twenty-three years ago, a Meridian woman was brutally murdered as she left her workplace. The case was never solved.

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Riley Targets Ethics

Updated: 01/26/2004 - Alabama's governor will propose changes in lobbying laws to "restore public trust".

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Court to Hear Moore Case

Updated: 01/26/2004 - A special court was sworn in Monday to hear Roy Moore's appeal of his ouster from the Alabama Supreme Court.

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No GOP Primary for Mississippi

Updated: 01/26/2004 - Because there's no republican opposition to President George W. Bush for his party's nomination, Mississippi will not have a republican primary in March.

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UWA Professors Push for Action

Updated: 01/26/2004 - University professors at the University of West Alabama have joined the faculty senate in calling for an end to a dispute that has placed the college on probation.

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Closed for Repairs

Updated: 01/26/2004 - A portion of a busy Meridian street will be closed for most of the day Tuesday.

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Bad Check Crackdown

Updated: 01/27/2004 - Bad check writers beware, local law enforcement is after you!

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State of the State

Updated: 01/25/2004 - Mississippi’s Gov. Haley Barbour will lay out his legislative wish list Monday night in his first State of the State Address.

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Summit Nearing Capacity

Updated: 01/25/2004 - Make your reservations while they are still available. The leadership summit featuring Alabama Gov. Bob Riley and Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour is filling up.

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UWA Faculty Want Action

Updated: 01/25/2004 - Members of the University of West Alabama faculty have formed an association to show support for the faculty senate's disapproval of the Board of Trustees.

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PEER Targets Health Inspections

Updated: 01/23/2004 - A report by a legislative watchdog group indicates restaurant health inspections are not frequent enough.

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