Tornado touches down in Mississippi, Louisiana

April 15, 2018 in News

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) – The National Weather Service says a tornado ripped through parts of Louisiana and Mississippi causing some damage. The weather service says a tornado touched down Saturday […]

Teen charged with manslaughter in sister’s shooting death

April 3, 2018 in News, The Buzz

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) – A Mississippi teen has been charged as an adult in the fatal shooting of his sister, which police say was caused by the youth’s negligence. News […]

Alcorn alumnus Ronald Turner starts new business, Turner Security, LLC

March 6, 2018 in Business, Education

By Justus Reed alcorn.edu Alcorn State University alumnus, Ronald Turner, plans to offer protective services with his new business Turner Security, LLC opened Thursday, March 1 in Meridian, Mississippi. The […]

5 high school students arrested in alleged gang rape

April 14, 2017 in News

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) – Five Mississippi high school students have been arrested, accused in an alleged gang rape of another juvenile. The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office says some of the […]

Meridian Police: Domestic fight leads to toddler being shot

June 17, 2016 in News, The Buzz

MERIDIAN, Mississippi (AP) — Meridian police are looking for a man involved in a domestic altercation that led to the shooting of a child in a car seat. Capt. John […]

Mississippi IHOP parking lot cave-in swallows 12 cars

November 9, 2015 in News

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) — A cave-in of a restaurant parking lot in Mississippi swallowed 12 cars and now experts are expected to begin work Monday to determine the cause of […]

Latest Mississippi news, sports, business and entertainment

September 8, 2015 in News

MERIDIAN SHOOTINGS 2 shootings in Meridian, 1 resulting in death   MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) – Meridian Police are investigating two separate shootings that happened within 30 minutes of each other. […]

Mother charged in drowning death of four-year-old son

June 17, 2015 in News, The Buzz

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) – Meridian police have arrested the mother of a child who died in a suspected drowning incident at Western Gardens in May. WTOK-TV (http://bit.ly/1JX2GFM ) reports Keanna Denise […]