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  1. Carmichael Intends to Run Again in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    A local state senator says he is pretty much back to full health after a fall earlier this year had him in the hospital for weeks. Sen. Videt Carmichael of Meridian fell and hit his head while in Jackson during the 2014 legislative session.

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  2. EMBDC Seeks Input from MembershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Members of the East Mississippi Business Development Corporation will put their heads together next week to talk about the future of Meridian. The EMBDC will be seeking input from stake-holders in the community.

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  3. National Weatherization DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Members of Multi-County Community Service Agency were out on 45th Avenue in Meridian helping weatherize a home Thursday. If you did not already know Oct. 30 is National Weatherization Day.

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  4. Free Clinic OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    There's more help for the working poor in Meridian. The ribbon was cut Thursday morning for a new free clinic.

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  5. Meridian Family Still Looking for AnswersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    One Meridian family is still looking for answers in the death of their loved one who died five years ago after being shot and killed. Jerome Hearn died on October 30, 2009, and his family hosted a memorial service Wednesday evening.

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  6. Ames elected to UWA homecoming courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Madison Press

    ... is the daughter of Betsy and Kevin Ames. From left are freshman maid Brooke Ames (London, Ohio); Sydney Matthews (Meridian, Miss.); Lilli Martin (Meridian, Miss.); 2014 Homecoming Queen Tamara Smoot (Talladega, Ala.); Kaleigh Henders (Greensboro, ...

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  7. Big Barbecue Fundraiser Taking Place in Meridian This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    It is the 45th annual barbecue fundraiser, sponsored by the Episcopal Church of the Mediator in Meridian. The barbecue pork plates cost $7, and it will only cost you $25 for Boston butts.

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  8. Former MPD Officer Cleared of Simple Assault ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    A former Meridian police officer has been cleared in a local court. Former Meridian officer Don Hopkins was on trial today in Lauderdale County Justice Court for simple assault charges filed by a Meridian couple.

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  9. Community Chorus of Meridian Preparing for Magnificat ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... or Mary says 'My soul doth magnify the Lord,' " said Dr. Hermetz, the director of the Community Chorus of Meridian. Other scriptures and other ancient readings will be involved in the performance. The concert will take place at Trinity Lutheran ...

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  10. ROARS Event Promotes Reading in Meridian Public SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    As part of its Parent University program, the Meridian Public School District put on the Meridian "ROARS" program Tuesday night. ROARS stands for "Reaching Out to Achieve Literacy Success."

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  11. Families Come Out to Enjoy Downtown Candy CrawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Meridian Main Street hosted its annual Candy Crawl Tuesday evening. Kids visited businesses throughout downtown and got lots of candy.

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  12. Costs Rise by Another $496 Million at Kemper PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... already invested because of the delay. While Mississippi Power will absorb $329 million, its 186,000 customers from Meridian to the Gulf Coast could be charged for $167 million. Customers are already paying 18 percent higher rates for the new plant.

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  13. Details about Defrates Case Finally ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... to serve a warrant at Defrates' home Friday, only to find out he had already left the area. They tracked him to Meridian using his cell phone. That's where the chase that eventually ended his life began. Police in Oak Grove have made one other ...

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  14. Shelter to ReopenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    After months of being closed, the only homeless shelter for families in Meridian is set to reopen this week. The old South Harbor Shelter closed in June for needed renovations.

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  15. UWA Crowns Homecoming QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Pictured left to right are freshman maid Brooke Ames (London, Ohio); Sydney Matthews (Meridian, Miss.); Lilli Martin (Meridian, Miss.); 2014 Homecoming Queen Tamara Smoot (Talladega, Ala.); Kaleigh Henders (Greensboro, Ala.); Hannah McDaniel ...

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  16. Former Meridian Police Officer Loses Breast Cancer FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    A former Meridian police officer is being remembered tonight for her brave fight against breast cancer. Katherine Austin Allen, a Quitman native, and former Meridian Patrol and DARE officer, died Sunday in Gulfport.

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  17. Deadline Looms for Salvation Army AssistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Applications are being accepted through Friday, Oct. 31, between the hours of 9 a.m and 11:30 a.m. at the Salvation Army office, 120 6th Avenue in Meridian.

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  18. 5 Day Job FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Christmas could come early this year for some locals who are looking for a job! More than thirty employers are hoping to fill almost 150 jobs during a five day job fair this week in Meridian. That's what Meridian WIN Job Center Director, Nellie Satcher first thought when she saw the crowd waiting for the job fair to start Monday morning.

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  19. Rail Authority Initiates Wood Pellet StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... lop the East Mississippi Intermodal Rail Corridor and create continuous rail service between the Gulf of Mexico and Meridian.

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  20. Mad Hatter Tea Party Honors Breast Cancer SurvivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... The Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World is an international organization. The local Meridian chapter holds a tea each year. But members say this year, the theme was "Mad Hatter Tea Party" for those who have fought and ...

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