10 hrs ago
Dixon Charged in 2012 Robbery, Carjacking
Lauderdale County officials say they've arrested a man in connection with an armed carjacking that happened more than two years ago.
10 hrs ago
Lauderdale County Files Objection to McDaniel's Request
Chris McDaniel's campaign subpoenaed 47 circuit clerks including Lauderdale County's, for the voting records and documents from the U.S. Senate primary race.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Shots Fired during High-Speed Chase
Clarke County Chief Deputy Barry White tells Newscenter 11 the chase started in Lauderdale County, continued down Interstate 59 through Clarke County, and into Jasper County.
Lauderdale Co. woman accused of choking husband, biting brother
Investigators in Lauderdale County say Amanda Holloway is accused of choking her husband and biting her brother when he tried to intervene.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Lauderdale County Murder Leaves One Dead
It was on Myers Road in Lauderdale County where Chief Deputy Ward Calhoun says one man was shot to death by his uncle.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Council Discusses New Budget
Council president, Dustin Markham, says it's not known yet if a tax increase will be necessary.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Paramedics Receive Specialized Training in Tactical Skills
The Lauderdale County Training Facility in Meridian was host to a unique form of hands on training that provided law enforcement officers as well as medics the tactical training needed to perform in a dangerous situation.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Local Professor Discusses Impact of Black Bear's Killing
Doctor Jarrod Fogarty teaches biology at Mississippi State University Meridian. He says the killing of a black bear in Lauderdale County in January of this year is very unfortunate for the black bear population because a loss of just one bear impacts the genetic diversity of the black bear population.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Report finds open meeting violations in Lauderdale
A state Ethics Commission report finds that the Lauderdale County Board of Supervisors violated Mississippi's open meetings law during discussions of a bond issue in 2013.
It's been a real McDaniel of a week, and it's only Wednesday
Chris McDaniel's team will file a challenge in court to the June 24 runoff. That's likely to come today, ending milliseconds of suspense.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Happy Ending to Search for Meridian Child
Meridian Police say everyone is breathing a sigh of relief after a missing five-year old was located.
One Arrest Made in Carjacking Case
Lauderdale County investigators say they've made one arrest in an armed carjacking last week, but are still seeking the alleged gunman.
Tailgating Block Party Preps
Preparations are being made to roll out the red carpet in Meridian for football fans for two major SEC match-ups this fall.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Hudson Discusses Budget Options
The mayor of Marion says he hopes to avoid a tax increase, but still increase funding to the town's police department.
The Daily Caller
Chris McDaniel Aide Named In Grand Jury Subpoena
A grand jury in Mississippi is probing the activities of Senate candidate Chris McDaniel's spokesman, according to a copy of a subpoena that was posted online.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Man sentenced for conspiracy to commit mail fraud
Johnson was among several people indicted in the case earlier this year. He pleaded guilty in May to his involvement in the fraudulent scheme involving Craigslist postings.
Back To School Supply Lists
As the new school years kicks off, school supply lists are in high demand. Each list varies, and administrators from the Lauderdale County and Meridian Public School Districts are assuring parents that all of the items requested are needed.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
School is Back in Session in Meridian
Today marks the first day back for schools across Lauderdale County including magnolia middle school.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Rutledge Holds Out Hope for Long Creek
Lauderdale County officials and the city of Meridian are still looking for ways to fix a problem with the dam at the Long Creek Reservoir.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Firefighters Voice Concerns over Dismissal of Fire Recruiter
Change is coming to the Lauderdale County Fire Service after the Board of Supervisors recently came to a consensus to not reinstate Recruitment Coordinator Keith Reed at the beginning of a new budget year.