Updated: 02/27/2013 - Former Republican senator, Chuck Hagel, has been sworn in as U.S. defense secretary.
Posted: 02/27/2013 - Gov. Phil Bryant has signed bills codifying a settlement between the Public Service Commission and Mississippi Power Co. over the company's Kemper County power plant.
Posted: 02/26/2013 - East Mississippi Community College and 14 other 2-year schools will head to Jackson this week to lobby lawmakers for better funding.
Posted: 02/26/2013 - A man who was critical in the life of a number of Meridian community service organizations, Henry Daum, has died.
Updated: 02/26/2013 - Meridian officials are hoping a new agreement will mean new federal and state money for the city in the future.
Posted: 02/26/2013 - Beaverdam Water Association has lifted its recent boil water advisory.
Updated: 02/26/2013 - A portion of 5th Street is closed so a work crew can repair a water line.
Posted: 02/26/2013 - The Mississippi Senate approved $695,000 for the secretary of state to defend the state's new voter ID law.
Updated: 02/26/2013 - For the first time ever, the media is being allowed behind the doors of a shelter for abused families.
Posted: 02/26/2013 - Factories, farmers and fishermen could stop paying sales taxes on electricity and fuel, under a state House proposal.
Updated: 02/26/2013 - Greenville, Miss., activist Joyce Parker is one of 10 people being honored Tuesday at the White House for her work to promote education in the Mississippi Delta.
Posted: 02/25/2013 - A Lauderdale County nurse has been arrested on a charge of illegally obtaining drugs from the nursing home where she was working.
Posted: 02/25/2013 - The Mississippi Crime Lab has issued a report on a fire at Meridian's historic Threefoot Building.
Updated: 02/26/2013 - Efforts are being made to curb one of the fastest growing problems for local teenagers.
Posted: 02/25/2013 - The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to hear arguments Wednesday about a provision of the Voting Rights Act.
Posted: 02/25/2013 - At most Mississippi colleges and universities, fewer than half of first-time students graduate within six years.
Updated: 02/25/2013 - A $1,000,000 cash bond has been set for a West Alabama man accused of gunning down his estranged wife in Mississippi.
Updated: 02/25/2013 - The head of Meridian Regional Airport says the closing of the air traffic control tower wouldn't necessarily mean the end to air service in Meridian.
Updated: 02/26/2013 - One Meridian church took time to observed the significance of Black History Month.
Updated: 02/25/2013 - Newscenter 11 caught up with the winners of Friday's DYW competition for reaction to their victory.