Lauderdale County Newswire (Page 10)

Lauderdale County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lauderdale County, MS. (Page 10)

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  1. Initial Hearing for May Scheduled for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... Thompson said. "We also credit the quick response to both agencies; The Meridian Police Department and The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department. The final credit goes to the recovery of the weapon that was involved in this incident." Thompson says ...

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  2. Man Dies in Shooting at SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... happened just before 1:00 in the parking lot of Calvary Christian School on 7th Street in Meridian. Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobbler just confirmed the death. Police have released very few details at this hour, but we do know that the ...

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  3. Fundraising Begins for 2016 Relay for Life in Lauderdale CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The theme of the 20-16 Relay for Life will be "Paint Your World Purple." Attendees at the meeting learned what all they can do with their teams in the time between now and the event and how they can go ahead and start fundraising.

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  4. Marion to install camera at busy intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The town of Marion is planning to install a camera to help solve traffic problems at what officials say is one of the busiest intersections in Lauderdale County. The Meridian Star reports that Marion's Board of Aldermen approved to buy the camera at Tuesday's meeting at an estimated cost to be between $1,000 and $1,500.

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  5. Marion Aldermen Approve Buying Camera for IntersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The town of Marion is planning to install a camera to help solve traffic problems at what officials call one of the busiest intersections in Lauderdale County. Marion's Board of Aldermen approved buying the camera Tuesday.

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  6. Jury selected in trial for man accused of killing volunteer coach in Lauderdale Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The jury has been selected in the trial for a man accused of killing a volunteer coach at Deshler High School in Lauderdale County. Investigators said Jeremy Williams killed Brioni 'Bree' Rutland and dumped his body into the Tennessee River. 1 comment

  7. Town Hall Meeting for Veterans in MeridianRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Lauderdale County Veterans Office partnered with statewide veterans officials to host a town hall meeting in Meridian. A representative from the G.V. Sonny Montgomery VA Medical Center in Jackson came to answer any questions the veterans might have.

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  8. Toomsuba Robbery: Suspect SearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    An investigation is underway into an armed robbery that occurred Sunday night in a small Lauderdale County community. It happened around 8 PM at the Sunoco gas station in Toomsuba.

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  9. The Importance of Severe Weather PreparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... to prepare for. "Right now they got us in a midnight to 6 am Wednesday time frame for severe weather," Lauderdale County Emergency Management Agency Director Scott Spears said. "For us, they have us in an elevated risk area for severe weather, which ...

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  10. LCSD Investigating Toomsuba Armed RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department was called to the scene of an armed robbery just after 8 p.m. Sunday. It happened at the Sunoco station in Toomsuba.

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  11. Church Honors First Responders In Lauderdale CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    They are usually keeping us safe from dangers which is one reason why a local organization put time aside to honor them. An appreciation dinner was held for first responders in Lauderdale County.

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  12. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    LaCarlos Presswood, 35, of Meridian, has been arrested for sexual battery of a vulnerable person while employed as a Direct Care Worker of a state hospital, announced Attorney General Jim Hood. Presswood turned himself in to Investigators of the Attorney General's Office Medicaid Fraud Control Unit today following an indictment by a Lauderdale County Grand Jury for one count of sexual battery of a vulnerable person.

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  13. Reading on the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Meridian-Lauderdale County Library was jam-packed with nearly 300 kids from various schools, daycare's, and Head-start programs for a very special reading program, called Reading on the Road. "Mississippi Public Broadcasting contacted us a couple of months ago and asked if we would be interested in partaking in their reading on the road program and we thought this was a great opportunity of educating the children of Lauderdale County," explained Sarah Salem, Children's Librarian at the Meridian-Lauderdale County Public Library.

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  14. Easement Details City's Authority in Collapsed PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... is responsible for all the damage. Some say the city is at fault. Others blame IHOP. An easement from the Lauderdale County chancery clerk's office shows the city of Meridian was given the authority to construct and maintain this particular storm ...

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  15. Meridian Boil Water Notice UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The new notice issued includes residences and businesses located within a 5 block radius of the Lauderdale County Animal Control building due to an 18" line break. Click the attached document to view the map.

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  16. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Thirty-five year old LaCarlos Presswood of Meridian, has been arrested for sexual battery of a vulnerable person while employed as a Direct Care Worker of a state hospital. Presswood turned himself in to Investigators of the Attorney General's Office Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Monday following an indictment by a Lauderdale County Grand Jury for one count of sexual battery of a vulnerable person.

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  17. Meridian Man Arrested on Sexual Battery ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... of a state hospital. Presswood turned himself in to investigators Monday following an indictment by the Lauderdale County Grand Jury. The indictment states the alleged incident happened at East Mississippi State Hospital. The victim is an adult male ...

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  18. Burglary Suspect in Two Counties: More Charges FiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... charge there. This is in addition to three burglaries that deputies say White will be charged with in Lauderdale County. So far, authorities have confiscated: guns, televisions, computers and jewelry that were stolen during the burglaries. Kemper ...

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  19. Education Grant FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... like the Phil Hardin Foundation. The money awarded has benefited schools ranging from Clarkdale in Lauderdale County to Forest Middle School in Scott County, and even East Mississippi State Hospital. One of the most recent success stories was thanks ...

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  20. Mississippi Education Funding ProposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... legislature will continue to try to put more money into classrooms. This is good news to educators such as Lauderdale County Superintendent Randy Hodges. "That's because 90% of the students educated in Mississippi are educated in public schools," ...

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