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Shriners Have Annual Fundraiser

Updated: 05/04/2010 - One of the most delicious traditions of the spring in Meridian is back, the annual Hamasa Shriners Vidalia onion sale.

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Jackson County Murder Conviction Upheld

Updated: 05/05/2010 - The state Court of Appeals has upheld the murder conviction and life sentence given Cleveland Palmer in a 2004 apartment house slaying in Pascagoula.

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A Meth Addict's Story, Part 1

Updated: 05/04/2010 - Mississippi law enforcement officials have made battling the problems crated by methamphetamine, a highly addictive drug that's also hazardous to make. Legislators even passed a law this year to try to stop it.

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Traffic Signals to be Upgraded

Updated: 05/04/2010 - A project to upgrade traffic signals in downtown Meridian will begin within the next month.

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Drill Thursday Will Test Emergency Responders

Updated: 05/04/2010 - Lauderdale County emergency management officials are preparing for a disaster drill for Thursday, to help local responders be ready in case of a weather disaster. It will involve schools as well

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Burkeen Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Updated: 05/27/2010 - The family of Mississippi oil rig worker Aaron Dale Burkeen has filed a wrongful death lawsuit over the April 20 oil rig explosion in which he died.

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Charges Upgraded in Barrett Death

Posted: 05/04/2010 - Prosecutors have upgraded the charges against a suspect in the death of Mississippi white supremacist Richard Barrett to capital murder.

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Mississippi Power Seeks Another Hearing

Updated: 05/04/2010 - Mississippi Power Company will ask state regulators to reconsider conditions they placed on the utility for building a coal-fired generating plant in Kemper County.

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Hitt Raises Issue of Travel Budget

Updated: 05/03/2010 - A Lauderdale County supervisor has asked that the budget be re-examined to locate travel funds that were approved last year.

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Suspect Charged with Rape

Updated: 05/03/2010 - Meridian police made an arrest over the weekend in an alleged rape.

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Husband Arrested in Shooting of Wife

Updated: 05/03/2010 - A Lauderdale County man is in jail and his wife in the hospital after a weekend shooting that authorities are calling domestic violence.

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MPS Seeks Input in Superintendent Search

Posted: 05/03/2010 - A meeting will be held Tuesday for members of the public, as well as employees of Meridian Public Schools, to have input into the search for a new superintendent.

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Roadside Pickup Begins

Updated: 05/03/2010 - Lauderdale County curbside garbage pick up officially began Monday with very little problems reported from Arrow officials.

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Damage, Timber Losses Substantial

Updated: 05/03/2010 - It has been a little more than a week since a deadly storm system swept through Mississippi. Damage reports are still being tabulated.

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Three More States Request Guard Help

Updated: 05/03/2010 - The Pentagon says Alabama, Florida and Mississippi have requested the federal mobilization of National Guard troops to aid clean-up efforts along the Gulf Coast.

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Cancer Survivors and Caregivers Honored

Updated: 05/02/2010 - Cancer survivors and caregivers were honored in Lauderdale County Sunday, May 2nd. They gathered to celebrate their fight against this widespread disease at the Cancer Survivor Dinner.

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State of Emergency for Some Mississippi Counties

Posted: 05/02/2010 - Governor Haley Barbour has declared a state of emergency in some Mississippi counties following the severe weather system that hit during the May 1st and May 2nd.

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