Tuesday Apr 15
SF Classical Voice
Music News: April 15, 2014
Speaking of Adams: In 2003, Berkeley's John Adams won the Pulitzer Prize in Music; on April 14, Alaska's John Adams won the 2014 Pulitzer for Music for his orchestral work Become Ocean .
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Tuesday Apr 15
Additional Rain Raises Flooding Concerns
Upward of five inches of rain fell overnight Tuesday in areas of north-central, central and south Mississippi, spawning more concerns of moderate flooding along rivers and tributaries.
Tuesday Apr 15
Miss. Gun and Public Safety Laws
During the 2014 legislative session which recently ended, Mississippi lawmakers passed a bill which provides clarification for Mississippi's gun law.
Tuesday Apr 15
Departing Air Service Prompts Partnership
Leaders of airports in Meridian and Hattiesburg-Laurel are working with a consultant who specializes in smaller airport service to make presentations to the larger commercial airlines.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
The Miami Herald
The nation's weather
A cold frontal boundary extended from the western Gulf Coast to the central Great Lakes on Monday, while a separate cold front approached the West Coast.
Amtrak Expanded Service?
Efforts are being made to enhance passenger rail service in Meridian. About two weeks ago the president and CEO for Amtrak was in the Queen City talking to local leaders about possible expansion in service.
MPD Reports Numerous Calls about Shootings
Meridian police say a man was shot Apr. 11 while involved in an altercation with another man.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Area Residents Urged to Support Local Airline Service
Local leaders say it is crucial for area residents to support airline service in Meridian once a new airline is found.
Zumba Glow Party Benefits Relay for Life Team
Several people came out Saturday night to take part in "Zumba for a Cure" as part of a unique event.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Ballerinas Kick Off New Program
Pat Gray Dance Academy has brought a new program to Meridian. The program focuses on the adventures of a ballerina mouse named Angelina.
Local Church Helps Kids Through "Youth Explosion"
The Mt. Bethel Church in Meridian is opening its doors in an effort to be a home for local children.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Challenges Ahead for Meridian Airport Authority
The main struggle for the Meridian Airport Authority in the past has been not having an airline that can fly the military.
Air Guard Base Latest
Progress is being made in an effort to fully re-establish the air refueling mission at the Key Field Air National Guard Base in Meridian.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Zumbathon Raises Money for Care Lodge
People came to Elegance Ballroom Dance and Fitness Studio in Meridian to dance Zumba for three hours.
San Diego NewsCape
Fleet Replacement Squadron and Training Pilots Complete Carrier Qualifications On Board Carl Vinson
Fixed wing Fleet Replacement Squadron pilots and T-45C Goshawk training jet pilots completed carrier qualifications aboard aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson April 9. Forty-eight student Naval aviators from the "Eagles" of Training Squadron 7, the "Tigers" of VT-9, the "Redhawks" of VT-21 and the "Golden Eagles" of VT-22 launched and recovered from ... (more)
Early Morning Bomb Threat
Things quickly escalated at the Bonita Wal-Mart when a bomb threat was called in Thursday around 7:30 a.m. Police Chief James Lee was first on scene followed by more officers who quickly searched the building.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Silver Airways to Exit Atlanta Network Cities and Strengthen Core Markets
As part of its plan to strengthen operations, increase revenue, reduce costs, and better position the airline for future growth and other opportunities, Silver Airways today announced plans to exit much of its Atlanta network and redeploy its aircraft and team members to other key markets.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Regulators Raid Lauderdale County Businesses
State and federal agencies served search warrants Monday at three Lauderdale County businesses where they say illegal gambling was taking place.
Two Charged in Separate Cases
Meridian police say detectives charged 31-year-old Gary W. Goss with counterfeit instrument forgery/uttering.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Lauderdale County Courthouse Set for Improvements
The first step Supervisors say, is to take bids for 92 air units, or "handlers" at an estimated cost of $350,000.