More Headlines

Two Accused of Housing Fraud to Plead Guilty

Posted: 12/17/2009 - Federal court records say two women accused of lying about their incomes to get subsidized government housing in Newton County are scheduled to change their not guilty pleas in January.

Read More

Armed Robbery

Updated: 12/16/2009 - Meridian Police say an armed robbery happened at Meridian's Advance Auto Parts on 5th Avenue Wednesday night. The suspect fled the scene on foot.

Read More

Truck Stop Donates Toys

Updated: 12/16/2009 - A Meridian truck stop made a big donation of toys Wednesday, to help out a couple of local programs for the needy.

Read More

Marines Assist Salvation Army

Updated: 12/16/2009 - The U.S. Marine Corps donated items collected during its Toys for Tots campaign to The Salvation Army.

Read More

Anderson Volunteers Saluted

Updated: 12/16/2009 - Volunteers at Anderson Hospital were recognized for giving their time all year long.

Read More

WTOK Hosts Wesley House Party

Updated: 12/16/2009 - Dozens of Wesley House Preschool children were special guests at WTOK's annual Christmas party just for them.

Read More

Health Insurance Debate Continues in Senate

Posted: 12/16/2009 - Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker says the Senate version of a health insurance bill includes federal funds for abortion, cuts for Medicare and payments to nursing homes, as well as state mandates that will raise taxes in Mississippi and elsewhere.

Read More

More Delays for Bridge Opening

Updated: 12/16/2009 - It will apparently be several more weeks before the main venue into downtown Meridian is reopened.

Read More

Renovated King Edward Hotel Opening

Updated: 12/16/2009 - As the Threefoot Building project appears to be running into problems, another Mississippi hotel restoration being done by HRI has been completed successfully.

Read More

City Leaders at Odds Over Threefoot Project

Updated: 12/16/2009 - A Meridian City Council work session Wednesday revealed a rift between the council and Mayor Cheri Barry over the renovation of the Threefoot Building downtown.

Read More

MSU Meridian Holiday Closings

Updated: 12/17/2009 - Mississippi State University-Meridian will be closed Dec. 16-18 for building maintenance, and from Dec. 21 through Jan. 4 for the holidays.

Read More

Ninth Graders Tour New Digs

Updated: 12/16/2009 - After Christmas, freshman in the Meridian Public School District will unload their buses and attend class in the new R.D. Harris Building.

Read More

Southeast Teacher Arrested

Updated: 12/17/2009 - A Lauderdale County teacher was arrested Wednesday morning on a charge of of possession of child pornography.

Read More

Coast Doctor Due in Court Thursday

Posted: 12/16/2009 - A Mississippi heart surgeon who opened a medical marijuana clinic in California will be in court Thursday in his home state on drug and witness tampering charges.

Read More

Rodgers Reported Missing

Posted: 12/15/2009 - Juvenile detectives with the Meridian Police Department say 14-year-old Kristy Rodgers has apparently run away again.

Read More

Harris Students Take "Body Walk"

Updated: 12/15/2009 - Students at Harris Elementary School learned about anatomy and health through a simulated version of the inside of the body.

Read More

Students Carol at City Hall

Updated: 12/15/2009 - The Northwest Middle School Singers produced a lot of smiles when they sang Christmas carols at city hall.

Read More

Officials Say Theft Ring Busted

Updated: 12/16/2009 - Authorities in Newton County say a major theft ring was broken up recently, with an arrest leading to the recovery of stolen goods from north Mississippi.

Read More

Shelby Blasts Heath Care Bill

Updated: 12/15/2009 - Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby criticized the health care reform being debated in Washington Tuesday, in a speech on the Senate floor.

Read More Poll

MPSD Alertnow Experienced 'Glitch'

Posted: 12/15/2009 - Officials with Meridian Public School District confirmed Tuesday that a problem with its Alertnow system resulted in some erroneous messages being sent to parents.

Read More

Medicare Fraud Trial Postponed

Posted: 12/15/2009 - A federal judge has postponed this month's trial of seven people accused in a massive Medicaid and Medicare fraud.

Read More
1 ... 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 ... 594
WTOK-TV 815 23rd Ave Meridian, Ms. 39301 Phone: (601) 693-1441
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability