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Merry Meridian Events Announced

Updated: 10/13/2009 - It's only October, but downtown Meridian officials are already planning for the Christmas holiday season.

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Benefit Set for "Turntable Genius"

Updated: 10/13/2009 - Efforts are underway to help a Meridian man who left a major mark on music. Known as "The Turntable Genius" on T-91, 41-year-old Arthur Williams co-produced many of the songs for noted rapper MC Hammer in the 1990s.

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Barry Reaches Out to Neighbors

Updated: 10/13/2009 - Mayor Cheri Barry is attempting to build some bridges between Meridian and neighboring communities in east Mississippi.

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FEMA Trailers to be Auctioned

Posted: 10/13/2009 - The General Services Administration has put a single lot of 484 FEMA trailers at the Lumberton staging area up for bid.

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CDC Applauds School Health Plan

Updated: 10/13/2009 - A U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention official is urging Mississippi education leaders to continue fighting obesity and tobacco use in the state's schools.

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Mock Trials Sought for FEMA Trailer Suits

Updated: 10/12/2009 - A real jury already has spoken, but lawyers for hundreds of Gulf Coast storm victims want to hold what would essentially be a pair of mock trials over claims.

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Update: Newton County Teen Located

Updated: 10/13/2009 - Authorities in Newton County said Tuesday that missing teenager, Hailey Barnett, has been located and is safe.

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PSC Ruling Expected by Nov. 10

Updated: 10/12/2009 - Mississippi Power and Kemper County officials are in a wait and see mode following hearings about a proposed lignite plant.

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One More WNV Case Reported

Posted: 10/12/2009 - The Mississippi State Department of Health reports one additional human case of West Nile virus for 2009, bringing the state’s total to 47 with four deaths.

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USDA Observes 'School Lunch Week'

Posted: 10/12/2009 - An official from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will be in Mississippi on Tuesday to kick off National School Lunch Week.

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Pro and Con of Lignite Plant

Posted: 10/12/2009 - The Mississippi Public Service Commission has until Nov. 10 to make a decision on whether there is a need for a new power plant in the state.

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Southern Miss Player Takes Own Life

Updated: 10/12/2009 - A walk-on punter at the University of Southern Mississippi has died four days after shooting himself at his home.

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Tornado Fatality Identified

Posted: 10/12/2009 - Authorities have identified a woman killed when a tornado touched down in Washington County Friday.

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New Cancer Resource Center

Updated: 10/11/2009 - The Jeff Anderson Regional Cancer Center partnered with the American Cancer Society to bring in a new addition. There is now a cancer resource center for cancer patients and their families to get all the information they need and want.

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Haskell Speaks to EMBDC

Updated: 10/09/2009 - Sam Haskell, the former vice-president of the William Morris Agency, spoke at the annual meeting of the East Mississippi Business Development Corporation.

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Free Magic Show Offered to Kids

Updated: 10/09/2009 - Hamasa Shriners are hosting a children's magic show Saturday morning at the Temple Theater. But even better than that, it's free.

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Sollie: Jails Not Equipped for the Mentally Ill

Updated: 10/09/2009 - Lauderdale County Sheriff Billy Sollie says jails and prisons in Mississippi do not have the staff or training to deal with people who are arrested and also suffer from mental illnesses.

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