MERIDIAN — Heather McNeill, left, Lauren Smith and Jessy Smith look at purses and items at the Power of the Purse event at the Temple Theater Thursday evening. Power of the Purse is a live and silent auction sponsored by Women's Leadership Council of the United Way of East Mississippi as an effort to raise money for Imagination Library, a literacy program for children.
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- Council lifts hiring freeze, hiring hurdles remain
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State Representatives Greg Snowden and Charles Young were the speakers at the Council of Governments Monday during a luncheon held at the MCC Culinary Arts and Hotel Management Center in College Park.
Three armed robberies, one arrest
Authorities with the Meridian Police Department have made an arrest in one armed robbery and are investigating two more robberies that reportedly occurred over the weekend.
One person shot in arm
The Meridian Police Department responded to three reports of shootings in the city over a three-day period.
MSU honors local woman
The MSU President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) formally recognized the 2014 Outstanding Women Award winners during a reception at Griffis Hall's Forum Room.
- MERIDIAN CITY COUNCIL AGENDA: April 15, 2014 — 5 p.m.
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