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Governor, FBI Emphasize Homeland Security

Posted: 12/14/2015 - Gov. Phil Bryant and Don Alway, the top FBI agent in Mississippi, are telling people to be vigilant about activity that might present a threat to public safety.

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Supreme Court Blocks Court Order in Adoption Case

Posted: 12/14/2015 - The U.S. Supreme Court has sided with a lesbian mother who wants to see her adopted children, blocking an Alabama court's order that declared the adoption invalid.

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Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign Begins Friday

Updated: 12/14/2015 - As drivers hit the roads for the holidays, local law enforcement will be out in full force with extra patrols. The Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign wants to keep impaired drivers off the road.

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Harrison County Supervisors Vote to Keep Nativity Scene

Posted: 12/14/2015 - The Harrison County Board of Supervisors has voted unanimously to keep a Nativity scene inside a county courthouse after the American Humanist Association asked that the display be removed.

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Bridge in Meridian Closed

Updated: 12/10/2015 - The City of Meridian has closed a bridge located on 34th Street between 32nd and 34th avenues.

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House Passes Bill to Close Loopholes in Visa Program

Posted: 12/09/2015 - While many are talking about Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s controversial proposal to ban all Muslims from traveling to the US, members of Congress were busy planning another tactic.

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Bryant Proposes Economic, Restoration Projects on Coast

Posted: 12/09/2015 - Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is proposing $54.1 million of economic development projects using recovery money the state is receiving because of the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Lauderdale County Leaders Retire

Updated: 12/07/2015 - Lauderdale County District 1 Supervisor Hank Florey and Lauderdale County Tax Collector Stanley Shannon were honored Monday with a retirement reception after years of service to Lauderdale County.

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Alabama Inmate Asks for Execution Stay

Posted: 12/04/2015 - An Alabama death row inmate has asked a federal judge to postpone his January execution while he and other inmates challenge the state's lethal injection method.

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PSC Votes on Mississippi Power Agreement

Updated: 12/03/2015 - Mississippi Power says the Public Service Commission approved an agreement Thursday that will lower bills and provide an additional credit to customers.

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Pew Survey Says Church Influence Waning in South

Posted: 12/03/2015 - According to the Pew Research Center, a recent survey shows 19 percent of Southerners don't identify with any organized religion, up 6 percentage points since 2007.

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IHOP Repair Ongoing

Updated: 12/02/2015 - The Meridian City Council has approved more money to complete a temporary fix to the collapsed parking lot at IHOP that will hopefully allow the restaurant to open soon.

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NAACP Sues Alabama over Voter ID Law

Posted: 12/02/2015 - A civil rights group has filed a lawsuit against the state of Alabama, claiming that its law requiring voters to have photo identification will prevent thousands from casting ballots.

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