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Chief James Lee Event Timeline

Updated: 05/06/2014 - Meridian Mayor Percy Bland has many times voiced his support of his embattled police chief. Even going as far last fall to say on record that James Lee will be his Chief for the next four years or for as long as he is Mayor. But Tuesday, the Mayor conceded he has lost confidence in Lee's ability to lead the department.

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Rushing Appointed to Meridian CSC

Updated: 05/06/2014 - The Meridian Civil Service Commission has a new member, since the mayor submitted his appointee at the city council meeting Tuesday.

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Bryant Calls Special Session

Updated: 05/06/2014 - Gov. Phil Bryant has called the Mississippi Legislature into special session to provide the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency with access to up to $20 million for disaster response and recovery costs.

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Bland Fires Police Chief

Updated: 05/14/2014 - Meridian Mayor Percy Bland says he fired Police Chief James Lee, after first requesting that he resign.

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Cochran-McDaniel Debate Unlikely

Posted: 05/02/2014 - A Washington-based anti-tax group is criticizing Sen. Thad Cochran for not debating challenger Chris McDaniel in Mississippi's Republican U.S. Senate primary.

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Cong. Thompson Defends Recent Comments

Posted: 05/01/2014 - Mississippi Democrat, Cong. Bennie Thompson, is taking some heat over some comments he made this week that some call racist.

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Louisville to Get Mobile Hospital

Updated: 05/01/2014 - A Mississippi state lawmaker says Louisville will get a fully functioning mobile hospital within a matter of days.

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Governor Bryant/Storm Damage

Posted: 04/30/2014 - Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant is sending a word of warning to some following severe storms.

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Governor Declares State of Emergency

Posted: 04/30/2014 - Gov. Phil Bryant has declared a State of Emergency in preparation for severe weather affecting Mississippi Monday and Tuesday.

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Appeals Court Hears Mississippi Abortion Law Arguments

Updated: 04/28/2014 - A federal appeals court in New Orleans heard arguments Monday on the constitutionality of a Mississippi law that requires doctors at abortion clinics to have admitting privileges at local hospitals.

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Tony Yarber Elected Jackson Mayor

Posted: 04/23/2014 - Jackson's mayor-elect made his first official appearance at the Minority Male Leadership Advisory Board meeting Wednesday on the campus of the Hinds Community College-Jackson Academic Technical Center.

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