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Redline: Kids in Crisis, Part 3

Updated: 11/03/2011 - For the last two days we've highlighted some problems that are plaguing one of the oldest and most historic parts of Meridian, Redline. However, other areas are also experiencing an increase in crime.

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Voter ID Initiative on Nov. 8 Ballot

Updated: 11/03/2011 - The Voter ID Initiative would require that voters show photo identification in order to cast a ballot. The Mississippi Legislature has been unable to pass such a law. But voters might do it Tuesday.

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Gun Sales Up In Meridian

Updated: 11/03/2011 - With crime a concern in the community, more residents are purchasing handguns according to one local shop owner

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Child Dies After Hit and Run

Posted: 11/03/2011 - A 10-year-old Richland boy has died after being injured in a hit and run accident as he tried to get on a school bus.

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Shooting Paralyzes Victim

Updated: 11/02/2011 - Meridian police say a teenager who was shot Tuesday night is paralyzed from the injury.

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No Comment from Prison Officials

Posted: 11/02/2011 - The company that owns the East Mississippi Correctional Facility, Geo Group, says it will not talk about any of the problems going on there.

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Pena Faces Additional Charge

Posted: 11/02/2011 - Another charge has been filed against a former housekeeper, accused of stealing from people's homes where she worked.

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A Look at the Personhood Initiative

Updated: 11/02/2011 - Perhaps the most emotional of three initiatives on the Nov. 8 ballot is the one seeking to define 'person' to include every human being from the moment of fertilization, cloning, or the equivalent.

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Officers Compete at Marksmanship

Posted: 11/02/2011 - Meridian police officers competed among themselves this week in a target shooting competition.

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Mississippi Ballot Initiatives

Updated: 11/02/2011 - Mississippi will have three statewide initiatives on the general election ballot. Click to read the questions and get an explanation of both sides of the issues.

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Redline: Kids in Crisis, Part 2

Updated: 11/02/2011 - There is growing concern about crimes committed by young people within one of the oldest and most historic parts of Meridian. However, the Redline District isn't alone in dealing with the problem.

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Redline: Kids in Crisis, Part 1

Updated: 11/01/2011 - Redline is known as the birthplace for Meridian's African American community. It was once an area noted for its doctors and educators, but many residents there say they now live in fear because of senseless crimes that are becoming more common. much of it committed by young people.

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Lazy Acres Donating to Cancer Center

Posted: 11/01/2011 - Lazy Acres will be donating $5,000 to the Anderson Cancer Center Patient Benevolence Fund. The money was designated from ticket sales to its pumpkin patch,

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Miller Named Interim CAO

Updated: 11/01/2011 - Meridian Mayor Cheri Barry has appointed homeland security director, Tim Miller, to be the city's interim chief administrative officer.

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Narcotics Dog Donated to City

Updated: 11/01/2011 - Meridian's police department has acquired a 15-month-old dog that will be used in narcotics enforcement.

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Another Bank Nixes Debit Card Fees

Updated: 11/01/2011 - Regions Financial Corp. says it is joining other banks in eliminating its monthly fee for using debit cards.

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School Counts Comes to MHS

Posted: 10/31/2011 - Students at a Meridian High School will have a chance to show they have what it takes to be a great worker.

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