More Headlines

Autry's Contract Extended

Updated: 12/03/2003 - The Meridian School Board added a year to the contract of Sylvia Autry and removed "interim" from her title.

Read More

Teachers Reach High Mark

Updated: 12/02/2003 - Mississippi's governor honored two outstanding teachers at Kate Griffin Junior High School Tuesday.

Read More

UWA Board Appointments

Updated: 12/02/2003 - Amid ongoing controversy, the board of trustees at the University of West Alabama could soon undergo some major changes.

Read More

West Lauderdale at the Top

Updated: 11/25/2003 - West Lauderdale Middle and High Schools celebrated reaching the pinnacle of education success.

Read More

Frosty Follies

Updated: 11/21/2003 - East Mississippi Community College presented its 16th annual holiday show for students this week.

Read More

Celebrating Education

Updated: 11/20/2003 - Students at Carver Middle School were encouraged to make the most of their opportunities during an observance of American Education Week.

Read More

Johnson Praises Schools

Updated: 11/19/2003 - Mississippi's state school superintendent praised schools in Meridian, Newton and Bay Springs for "closing the gap."

Read More

Gun Found on School Campus

Updated: 11/17/2003 - A handgun was found Friday on the campus of Southeast Lauderdale High School, in violation of a "zero tolerance" police for weapons.

Read More

Little: "Some Funds Misspent"

Updated: 11/10/2003 - Lauderdale County's school superintendent alleged that two district employees spent some grant and federal funds improperly.

Read More

Learning by Doing

Updated: 11/04/2003 - Students at West Lauderdale Middle School got a lesson in government through research, political debate and a mock election Tuesday.

Read More

Working Together at Home, School

Updated: 11/04/2003 - Parents and students from Kate Griffin Junior High School talked about ways that could help children perform better academically.

Read More

Lake Making Comeback

Updated: 10/31/2003 - Work to revitalize Lake Tom Bailey, a once-popular fishing spot in Lauderdale County continues. A big step was taken Friday.

Read More

Melton Delivers Tough Talk

Updated: 10/29/2003 - Mississippi's top fighter in the "war on drugs" visited students in Jasper County.

Read More

The "Red Ribbon" Message

Updated: 10/29/2003 - Acitivities at schools across the state focus on positives during Red Ribbon Week.

Read More

Jr. Auxiliary "Talks" to Kids

Updated: 10/24/2003 - The serious subject of abuse was discussed with children at Crestwood Elementary, using a comfortable venue, a puppet show.

Read More

Ribbons Reminders of Dangers

Updated: 10/22/2003 - Students at Meridian High got a break from class Wednesday, but the learning didn't stop. This is National Red Ribbon Week.

Read More

Bush Honored by NASBE

Updated: 10/21/2003 - Philadelphia resident Kenny Bush, a member of the Mississippi School Board, has been recognized with a national award.

Read More

School District to Innovate

Updated: 10/21/2003 - The Meridian School Board has approved a plan to use special incentives to attract quality candidates.

Read More

Educators Ponder Cuts

Updated: 10/20/2003 - Cutbacks in Alabama's state budgets could affect schools up to nearly $200 million in 2004.

Read More

Candidates Face Nov. 4 Vote

Updated: 10/17/2003 - The race for Lauderdale County superintendent is nearing the end with the Nov. 4 general election just over two weeks away.

Read More

NCHS in National Study

Updated: 10/17/2003 - Newton County High School is one of ten in the nation involved in a study of how to get students better prepared for college.

Read More

Teacher Gets Award for "Pigeon Project"

Updated: 10/14/2003 - Meridian teacher Ronnie Shumaker has been recognized for his use of pigeons to instruct students at Oakland Heights Elementary School.

Read More

MHS Outlines Plan for Success

Updated: 10/14/2003 - Meridian High School is setting its sights on a goal of high achievement. In the meantime, a possibly flawed method of state testing is being altered.

Read More

West End Brings in "Community"

Updated: 10/10/2003 - West End Elementary got to meet some of the "community helpers" they've been studying.

Read More

MSU Boots SAE

Updated: 10/10/2003 - Mississippi State University ordered Sigma Alpha Epsilon off campus, due to alleged alcohol poisoning incidents.

Read More
WTOK-TV 815 23rd Ave Meridian, Ms. 39301 Phone: (601) 693-1441
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability