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"No Call" Phone Number

Updated: 06/30/2003 - Residents who object to telemarketing calls at home may register on the internet or through a toll-free phone number.

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No Answers From Pickering

Updated: 06/30/2003 - Cong. Chip Pickering was expected to announce Monday whether or not he intends to leave Congress for a loggying post, but delayed a response for the second time.

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School Board Sets Budget

Updated: 06/30/2003 - The Meridian School Board approved the budget for the 2003-2004 academic year and announced a grant targeted toward elementary school counseling programs.

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Jobless Rate Up in May

Updated: 06/27/2003 - More people are looking for jobs in Mississippi. The state's unemployment rate rose slightly in May.

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Crash Snarls Traffic

Updated: 06/27/2003 - Motorists on Interstate 59 south of Meridian were slowed down when an SUV pulling a U-Haul crashed against a bridge railing.

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Guilty Plea in Drug Case

Updated: 06/27/2003 - A pair of brothers was sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to selling marijuana.

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Pickering Questions Remain

Updated: 06/27/2003 - Will the high cost of living in the nation's capital force Mississippi Cong. Chip Pickering to leave Capitol Hill for a private industry job?

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Making Reading Fun

Updated: 06/27/2003 - The Clarke County-Quitman Public Library celebrated completion of its summer reading program Hawaiian-style.

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A Summer of Reading

Updated: 06/27/2003 - The Voyager program at Witherspoon Elementary School helps students boost their reading level with some special attention during summer.

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Hwy. 11 to Close

Updated: 06/26/2003 - The Mississippi Department of Transportation will close a portion of Highway 11, from Meridian south into Clarke County, in September so eight bridges can be replaced.

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Missing Person Case

Updated: 06/26/2003 - Police have asked for the public's help in locating Roy Hattaway, 56, of Meridian.

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MPD Expands Force

Updated: 06/27/2003 - Nine new officers were sworn in as Meridian police officers this week. And more are on the way.

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MMA Endorses Barbour

Updated: 06/27/2003 - Republican gubernatorial candidate Haley Barbour has been endorsed by the Mississippi Medical Association Political Action Committee.

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Youth Missionaries

Updated: 06/27/2003 - Young people from around the country are volunteering part of their summer to work a mission field in Mississippi.

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Smith Moves Up in MAS

Updated: 06/25/2003 - Lauderdale County supervisor Jimmie Smith is on track to be president of the Mississippi Association of Supervisors in two years.

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MPD Probes Theft

Updated: 06/25/2003 - Items were taken from vehicles at an auto dealership lot sometime Tuesday night.

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Financing Overshadows Lt. Gov. Race

Updated: 06/25/2003 - As a democrat candidate campaigns for the office of Lt. Governor, her republican opponent is plagued by questions about campaign loans.

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Pickering Leaving Congress?

Updated: 06/25/2003 - Mississippi Rep. Chip Pickering is considering leaving his job for a position in the telecommunications industry.

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Bone Marrow Transplant

Updated: 06/25/2003 - There are more than five million people in the world who need bone marrow transplants. The need for donors is especially great among minorities.

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"Picnicking" in New York

Updated: 06/24/2003 - The Meridianites picnic is coming up this weekend in New York City. Several attendees left on the train Tuesday.

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Car Tag Hike

Updated: 06/24/2003 - The price of car tags will be going up, affected by the legislative tax credit and possibly other factors.

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Miss Mississippi Week Underway

Updated: 06/24/2003 - A new Miss Mississippi will be crowned Saturday night. Contestants are rehearsing now for the big event.

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Science of Highway Safety

Updated: 06/24/2003 - The Mississippi Department of Transportation considers cutting back trees alongside state highways, because it could factor into safety.

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Drink, Drive, Lose

Updated: 06/24/2003 - Meridian police team up with the Mississippi Highway Patrol and the Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department in the fight against drunk driving.

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Mishap Investigations Underway

Updated: 06/24/2003 - The Laiderdale County Sheriff's Department responded to a pair of serious wrecks within minutes of each other.

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