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  1. Lauderdale chief deputy honoredRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    Lauderdale County Chief Deputy Ward Calhoun has been honored as the "Law Enforcement Coordinator of the Year" at the State Crimestoppers Conference.

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  2. Lauderdale County Superintendent Not Seeking Re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Superintendent of Education for Lauderdale County has announced he will not be running for re-election.

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  3. Zero-toleranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | CNN

    ... but after eight months on house arrest and self-imposed isolation from friends, he's grown. In 2009, the Lauderdale County Juvenile Detention Facility in Meridian was the target of a federal class-action lawsuit by the Southern Poverty Law Center ...

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  4. 'Ball Cap Bandit' faces Lauderdale Co. judge in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The man dubbed the "Ball Cap Bandit" will go to trial in March for bank robbery charges in Lauderdale County, just weeks before his sentencing hearing for separate federal charges .

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  5. 2 Lauderdale Co. schools make up cold days by extending classRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    This month's arctic blasts took a toll on water levels in the Shoals. A few weeks ago, there were so many water leaks and busted pipes, residents in Lauderdale County were put on a conservation alert.

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  6. Lauderdale County applying for trail grantRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    Lauderdale County is renewing its pursuit for funding for a trail along part of Sowashee Creek in Meridian.

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  7. MCC to Seek A.G.'s Opinion on Storm Shelter ProjectRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... college seeking out an attorney general's opinion to make sure it's legal for MCC to deed that property to Lauderdale County. "With a safe room that can have a thousand person capacity right next to our residence halls, that would just elevate the ...

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  8. TBI's most wanted suspect arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | WMC-TV Memphis

    A manhunt has been underway for Melton since January 11 when he was initially arrested at his home in Lauderdale County.

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  9. Burn Ban Issued in Lauderdale CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Mississippi Forestry Commission says any person who knowingly and willfully violates a burning ban is guilty of a misdemeanor and may be fined not less than $100 and not more than $500, according to state law.

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  10. Election Commissioners Prepare for 2014 ElectionsRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... big topic of discussion is the state's new Voter ID law. "That will be in effect for the June primaries," Lauderdale County Election Commissioner Jeff Tate says. "It's important that all voters know that they have a photo ID with them. The secretary ...

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  11. MCC, Lauderdale County Consider Storm ShelterRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Meridian Community College and Lauderdale County are pursuing the possibility of building a storm shelter on the school's campus.

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  12. Pogue Named Lauderdale County Teacher of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... This year no one exemplified that more than West Lauderdale Middle School teacher Melissa Pogue. She is Lauderdale County Schools' Teacher of the Year. Pogue's peers as well as a selection committee were the deciding factor in her receiving the ...

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  13. Lauderdale Supervisors Approve Bid to Fix Annex RoofRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Lauderdale County Board of Supervisors met Tuesday night and approved a bid to fix some issues with the Courthouse Annex building.

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  14. GOP Founders Dinner in MeridianRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Gil Carmicheal, Gene Damon, Sally Brown and Bonnie Brown were all honored for their contributions in helping to get the Republican party off the ground in Lauderdale County and the state of Mississippi.

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  15. Volunteer firefighter workshop planned to boost membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Lauderdale County Volunteer Fire Department said it's time for a change after seeing a declining number of recruits.

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  16. Ala. woman linked to stealing from MS grave sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2011 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... sifting through 250 items Emerson listed online. Holmes says stolen items were identified by 12 people in Lauderdale County, six in Colbert County, two from the Corinth, Miss. area and one from Lincoln County, Tenn.

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  17. NAACP Hosts Breakfast Honoring MLKRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... this particular venue," said Jennings' son, Randle Jennings, now interim president of the Meridian/Lauderdale County NAACP. "We're probably going to move next year, but at the same time I think that it's time for us to put work into the movement, ...

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  18. Low Humidity to Blame for Numerous Brush FiresRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Embers were still visible after Lauderdale County volunteer firefighters got a handle on a three acre brush fire on Newton County Martin Road a little before midnight Saturday.

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  19. Breakfast Educates Youth on MLK HistoryRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... and Girls Club to pay homage to a man who helped shape America into what it is today. The president of Lauderdale County NAACP remembers how the annual breakfast first started, with his mother in their kitchen. "The annual breakfast, the meridian ...

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  20. Alabama Woman Accused of Stealing from GravesitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... sifting through 250 items Emerson listed online. Holmes says stolen items were identified by 12 people in Lauderdale County, six in Colbert County, two from the Corinth, Miss. area and one from Lincoln County, Tenn.

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