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Building on Main Street

Updated: 10/09/2002 - The incoming president of Main Street Mississippi discussed downtown revitalization with Meridian leaders.

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Gov. Signs Med-Mal Bill

Updated: 10/08/2002 - Gov. Ronnie Musgrove signed into law a medical malpractice reform bill approved by the state legislature Monday.

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Governor's Race Building

Updated: 10/08/2002 - With congressional elections less than a month away, candidates for governor are expected to soon come forth.

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Ala. Fatal Accident

Updated: 10/08/2002 - An investigation continues into a fatal accident in Sumter County.

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Pedestrian Accident Indictment

Updated: 10/08/2002 - A man charged with the recent deaths of two pedestrians at the University of West Alabama will go before a judge later this month.

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Sextuplets Account

Updated: 10/08/2002 - An account has been established to help the family of Alabama's first surviving set of sextuplets.

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Highway Priorities

Updated: 10/08/2002 - Choctaw Chief Phillip Martin is calling for the state of Mississippi to speed up its efforts to four-lane Highway 19.

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No Action on Land Lock

Updated: 10/08/2002 - County supervisors heard a complaint by a landlocked property owner, but took no action on a dispute between neighbors.

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Bomb Threat Suspect Arrested

Updated: 10/08/2002 - A suspect has been charged with making two bomb threats to Meridian High School.

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Board Grants Tax Relief

Updated: 10/08/2002 - The board of supervisors votes to lower a property's appraised value, after the tax year has passed.

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Cooper Cancels Project

Updated: 10/07/2002 - A major blow to Meridian's expected growth and economic development came Monday. Planners of the new Cooper Retirement Community have announced the project is dead.

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Malpractice Bill Approved

Updated: 10/07/2002 - The Mississippi House and Senate have approved a compromise medical malpractice bill. The measure goes to the governor Tuesday.

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Ethics Probe of Judges

Updated: 10/07/2002 - A Gulf Coast newspaper has reported that the FBI is investigating whether some Mississippi judges had their loans repaid by prominent trial lawyers.

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Special Session Update

Updated: 10/07/2002 - The latest on the Mississippi Legislature's tort reform special session.

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Company Apologizes for Governor's Actions

Updated: 10/07/2002 - TCB Construction of Poplarville apologized to the people of Louisiana for Governor Musgrove's refusal to make I -59 in Mississippi a one-way hurricane evacuation route for Louisiana residents.

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Jagers Exits EMCF

Updated: 10/07/2002 - Warden Aaron Jagers has been transferred from East Mississippi Correctional Facility to a prison near Holly Springs.

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Governor Blankets State

Updated: 10/04/2002 - Gov. Ronnie Musgrove is traveling the state to emphasize what he calls a commitment to medical malpractice reform.

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McCary Promoted at MPD

Updated: 10/04/2002 - After a long wait, Meridian has a new assistant chief of police

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Scott Co. Escapee Captured

Updated: 10/04/2002 - One of four suspects who escaped the Scott County Jail a week ago was apprehended Friday in Meridian.

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Pearl River Resort Expansion

Expanded Gambling

Posted: 10/04/2002 - It was a big day on the Pearl River Resort, a "Grand" opening was held for the Golden Moon Casino.

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Escapees Still Loose

Updated: 10/04/2002 - Three escapees from the Scott County Jail remain at large.

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County Considers Curfew?

Updated: 10/03/2002 - The Lauderdale County Board of Supervisors was asked by one of its own to consider a curfew for juveniles.

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Cop Assaulted After Stop

Updated: 10/03/2002 - A Meridian police officer was allegedly assaulted Wednesday night while making a traffic stop.

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Four Charged in Burglary

Updated: 10/03/2002 - An investigation into a Sept. 24 burglary at the still un-opened Weidmann's Square Restaurant resulted in four arrests.

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Council Cuts Spending

Updated: 10/03/2002 - The Meridian City Council shoots for leaner spending in 2003.

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