Cleaning up the ice
Stubborn ice patches, like this one on Eighth Street in downtown Meridian, still had to be broken up Friday morning by work crews with the City of Meridian. Pedestrians, such as this woman, had to watch their step to make sure they were not getting into ice on the sidewalks. There were no reported traffic accidents or problems with lingering ice Friday.
Authorities searching for missing girl
Authorities with the Meridian Police Department are requesting the public's assistance in locating a missing/runaway teenaged girl.
Airman graduates basic training
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Michael R. Hill graduated from basic
military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Athletic store hosts grand opening
Specializing in running and soccer related products, Soccer Locker and City Runners will celebrate it’s Meridian store’s grand opening this morning at 10 a.m., provided by the East Mississippi Business Development Corporation.
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Couple settles with State Farm
State Farm Fire & Casualty Co. has paid $250,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a Biloxi couple over damage to their home from Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
Terms of the settlement were not disclosed Monday in U.S. District Court documents or by the attorney for Thomas and Pamela McIntosh.
But Bloomington, Ill.-based State Farm said in a statement that the $250,000 paid to the McIntoshes was less than 25 percent of the what the couple had claimed as damages in their breach of contract lawsuit.
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