More Headlines

Mayor of Jackson Has Died

Updated: 02/25/2014 - Numerous sources have confirmed the death of Jackson's mayor, Chokwe Lumumba.

Read More

Proposed State Poem and Cat Head Biscuits

Updated: 02/25/2014 - A bill to make "I Am Mississippi" the state poem has again been filed in the Mississippi Legislature. Its author says at the heart of a previous controversy was a line about cat head biscuits.

Read More

Alabama Medicaid Expansion Effort

Updated: 02/26/2014 - Members of the Alabama Legislative Black Caucus are continuing their push for Medicaid expansion.

Read More

Board of Education OKs Common Core Courses

Posted: 02/24/2014 - Mississippi public school students will see new math and English courses aligned to the Common Core state standards beginning next year.

Read More

Bland Backs Out of On the Record

Updated: 02/21/2014 - Meridian Mayor Percy Bland was supposed to be the guest on this week's edition of On the Record, but he backed out just moments before the show was to be recorded Friday.

Read More

House Mulls Early Version of K-12 Budget

Posted: 02/20/2014 - An early budget proposal won't cover all the money that the Mississippi Department of Education requested for elementary and secondary schools.

Read More

Alabama House Approves Ten Commandments Bill

Posted: 02/20/2014 - The Alabama House of Representatives has approved a bill aimed at allowing the Ten Commandments to be displayed in public schools and state buildings.

Read More

Bill Would Remove Alabama Sales Tax on Food

Posted: 02/19/2014 - An Alabama Senate committee is scheduled to consider a bill that would phase out the state sales tax on groceries and increase the sales tax on other purchases.

Read More

City Council Approves Interim CFO

Posted: 02/19/2014 - In the first meeting since the firing of former CFO, Ed Skipper, the Meridian City Council has appointed an Interim CFO.

Read More
WTOK-TV 815 23rd Ave Meridian, Ms. 39301 Phone: (601) 693-1441
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.