Good Morning Meridian
EMCC Expands to Marion
Updated: 11:47 AM
- East Mississippi Community College is taking steps to open a branch in the town of Marion.
Former Fire Chief Arrested
Updated: 11:09 AM
- A former fire chief in Kemper County is facing charges.
Updated: 12:11 PM
- A search is underway for a suspect in a bank robbery in West Alabama.
African-American District Developments
- Plans are being made to improve Meridian's historic African-American Business District.
COFO Building Demolition: Reaction Varies
- Cleanup efforts got underway in earnest Monday at the site of what was one of Meridian's most historic buildings. Meanwhile, reaction about the demolition of the COFO building varies.
Mississippi Lawmakers Approved Urban Blight Measure
- Local leaders are expressing optimism about new legislation which could help address the problem of urban blight throughout Mississippi.
Free Prostate Cancer Screenings
- A plea is being made to local men which could save their lives. Free prostate cancer screenings are being offered Saturday in Livingston.
Road Improvement Funding
- The program that's designed to maintain roads and bridges in Mississippi is poised to receive its largest funding increase in the last twenty years.
Church Burglary Arrests
- Two people are being charged with burglarizing a church in Kemper County.
Amtrak Expanded Service?
- Efforts are being made to enhance passenger rail service in Meridian.
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