Updated: 01/11/2010 - The city of Meridian and Lauderdale County are once again teaming up to get some local eyesores torn down.
Updated: 01/11/2010 - A lot of people missed the snow that we thought we might get last week. But only local one man decided to do something about it.
Updated: 01/11/2010 - Officials with Metro Ambulance say a pair of their EMTs were attacked over the weekend by a man wielding a samurai sword.
Updated: 01/11/2010 - A proposed ordinance to regulate smoking in public places in Meridian is apparently still alive, even though the issue has been dormant for years.
Posted: 01/11/2010 - Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour will give his annual State of the State address Thursday.
Posted: 01/11/2010 - Gov. Haley Barbour Monday declared a state of emergency in the city of Jackson because numerous water line breaks have shut down water service.
Posted: 01/11/2010 - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Artur Davis says the state's highest office needs greater power for a line-item veto so the governor can be a watchdog over state spending.
Updated: 01/11/2010 - Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker was part of a congressional delegation that met with U.S. military officials and leaders of Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Updated: 01/11/2010 - Two Mississippi Department of Transportation were killed in an accident near Lumberton Monday.
Updated: 01/11/2010 - The city of Bay St. Louis is closing seven bank accounts totaling about $100,000 that came largely from money donated after Hurricane Katrina.
Updated: 01/15/2010 - At least three people have died as a result of an early morning house fire Monday in Meridian.
Posted: 01/10/2010 - Meridian's Fire Department arrived at the original Highland Baptist Church on Saturday, January 9th to find it completely engulfed in flames. The church was a total loss, but surrounding houses made it out safely.
Posted: 01/10/2010 - Congressman Gregg Harper stopped in Meridian on Saturday, January 9th. During that time WTOK talked to him about many issues the nation is facing.
Posted: 01/10/2010 - The Central Mississippi Residential Center in Newton is one of six crisis centers in the state. They also offer unique features and hope the state's budget issues don't impact their agency too drastically.
Posted: 01/09/2010 - Representative Gregg Harper accompanied two three-star generals and the Mississippi National Guard leadership today on a tour through Mississippi. Part of that tour was the 186th Air Refueling Wing in Meridian.
Posted: 01/09/2010 - Thousands of trailers and mobile homes in Mississippi are expected to be gone by early fall. They are serving as temporary housing after Hurricane Katrina.
Posted: 01/09/2010 - Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour will be giving his state of the state address Tuesday, January 12, 2010. He will address many issues including tax collections.
Updated: 01/09/2010 - One man is dead and a teenager is in the hospital after a single car crash in Meridian.
Updated: 01/08/2010 - Meridian authorities attribute the speed at which they located a missing special needs teenager Thursday to inter-agency cooperation.
Updated: 01/08/2010 - The East Mississippi Drug Task Force Friday made an arrest netting about one hundred pounds of marijuana.
Updated: 01/09/2010 - The bitter cold doesn't just chill you to the bone. Pets are also extremely vulnerable when left outside while temperatures are below freezing.
Updated: 01/08/2010 - With over-exposure to cold being potentially fatal, residents should practice even more care as more wintry weather approaches.
Updated: 01/08/2010 - The Alabama Army National Guard's 2101st Transportation Company of Demopolis, Aliceville and Butler is going overseas again.
Posted: 01/08/2010 - Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour will give his annual State of the State address next week.