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Alert Now Set to Launch

Updated: 09/08/2008 - Lauderdale County parents will soon have a better way to get information from their children's school system, especially in emergencies.

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Barbour Prepared for Possible Evacuation Order

Updated: 09/09/2008 - Gov. Haley Barbour said if Hurricane Ike appears headed toward Mississippi, he will issue an evacuation order Wednesday for people living in temporary housing along the Gulf Coast.

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Curfew Lifted in New Orleans

Updated: 09/09/2008 - The curfew in place in New Orleans for a week because of Hurricane Gustav has been lifted.

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Bryant Visits Hope Village for Children

Updated: 09/08/2008 - Mississippi Lt. Gov. Phil Bryant says the concept used at Meridian's Hope Village for Children is an attractive idea for the rest of the state.

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Driving Changes Coming to Meridian

Updated: 09/08/2008 - Traffic signals and signs in the city of Meridian are scheduled to be either modified or removed during the next year.

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Remembering Jimmie Rodgers

Updated: 09/08/2008 - The Jimmie Rodgers Museum hosted an open house to remember "The Father of Country Music" on the anniversary of his birth.

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Voting Rights Case Appeal Set for November

Updated: 09/08/2008 - The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments the week of Nov. 3 in Ike Brown's appeal of a decision that he violated the rights of white voters in Noxubee County.

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MPSD P.E. Dispute

Updated: 09/07/2008 - A group of parents are outraged about the new MPSD physical education requirement for elementary students.

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Obese Teens Face Another Hazard

Posted: 09/07/2008 - Some overweight teens have severe liver damage caused by too much body fat. And a few of them have even needed liver transplants.

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Mortgage Giants Weekend Takeover

Posted: 09/07/2008 - President Bush says the historic government takeover of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is necessary because of the "unacceptable risk" that they can longer operate soundly.

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100 Evacuees Stranded in Jackson Shelter

Posted: 09/07/2008 - About 100 Hurricane Gustav evacuees remain at the State Fairgrounds in a Red Cross shelter because they cannot afford to get home.

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Mississippi AIDS March Planned for This Month

Posted: 09/07/2008 - An AIDS support group is set to march from Jackson to Oxford on Sept. 13 in a demonstration it hopes will lead to a national strategy to combat the spread of the disease.

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Ike Evacuation Will Be A Hard One

Posted: 09/07/2008 - Emergency officials in Mississippi say one of their biggest challenges may be convincing coastal residents who struggled to flee Hurricane Gustav to do it again if Hurricane Ike stays on track to the Gulf of Mexico.

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Search Continues Tuesday for MVSU President

Posted: 09/07/2008 - The committee leading the search for a new Mississippi Valley State University president will narrow the field to five candidates during a meeting on Tuesday.

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Nagin Reacts To Hurricane Ike

Posted: 09/06/2008 - Even as residents who fled New Orleans ahead of Hurricane Gustav last weekend continue to return, Mayor Ray Nagin says it looks at though the city will need to start worrying about Hurricane Ike.

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Authorities Urge Caution When Driving

Posted: 09/06/2008 - Local authorities are urging residents to exercise caution when driving after Friday's tragic accident that claimed the life of an elderly Kemper County woman.

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