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  • Police director: MPD does not have to be militarized

    Police director: MPD does not have to be militarized

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:50 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:50:32 GMT
    (WMC) – Concerns over the militarization of local law enforcement are rising as images surface of police using military weaponry for crowd control in Ferguson, Mo. The weapons being used, though, are
    Concerns over the militarization of local law enforcement are rising as images surface of police using military weaponry for crowd control in Ferguson, Mo.
  • Man shot outside Hermitage apartment complex

    Man shot outside Hermitage apartment complex

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:19 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:19:07 GMT
    A man was rushed to the hospital Tuesday night after a shooting at an apartment complex in Hermitage.
    A man was rushed to the hospital Tuesday night after a shooting at an apartment complex in Hermitage.
  • One man recovers after early morning shooting

    One man recovers after early morning shooting

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:12 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:12:13 GMT
    (WMC) – Police say they're having a tough time getting information from a man who was shot in the 3700 block of Bluff Wood Drive, near New Allen Road. The shooting happened around 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday. Investigators
    Police say they're having a tough time getting information from a man who was shot in the 3700 block of Bluff Wood Drive, near New Allen Road.
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  • Developer: Centennial Plaza's anchor tenant will be world class

    Developer: Centennial Plaza's anchor tenant will be world class

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:54:09 GMT
    The first tenant coming to Gulfport's Centennial Plaza is a Holiday Inn Resort hotel. That announcement was just made outside Gulfport City Hall. In a news release announcing the agreement, Joel Eisemann,
    After years of marketing for a tenant the City of Gulfport finally announced the anchor tenant for the old VA property known as Centennial Plaza. Holiday Inn Resort will be the first major anchor tenant.
  • Biloxi considers more hires to reduce police overtime expense

    Biloxi considers more hires to reduce police overtime expense

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:54:09 GMT
    Biloxi may have to put people on the payroll in order help save taxpayer money. At a budget hearing Tuesday, the city council learned the police department is requesting more than $800,000 to pay for overtime.
    Biloxi may have to put people on the payroll in order help save taxpayer money. At a budget hearing Tuesday, the city council learned the police department is requesting more than $800,000 to pay for overtime expenses.
  • Ice cream trucks may roll through Ocean Springs soon

    Ice cream trucks may roll through Ocean Springs soon

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:53:07 GMT
    The Ocean Springs Board of Alderman unanimously approved the operation of ice cream trucks in the city Tuesday night. However, the plan still needs approval from the Ocean Springs Police Department.
    The Ocean Springs Board of Alderman unanimously approved the operation of ice cream trucks in the city Tuesday night. However, the approval is pending; the Ocean Springs Police Department must first review and approve the ordinance before it will go into effect.
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  • St. Francis Hospital takes Ice Bucket Challenge

    St. Francis Hospital takes Ice Bucket Challenge

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:56 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:56:07 GMT
    St. Francis Hospital in Columbus is taking part in the challenge. On Tuesday, President and CEO Robert Granger and other members of the hospital's leadership team stood by as the ice cold water streamed
    St. Francis Hospital in Columbus is taking part in the challenge. On Tuesday, President and CEO Robert Granger and other members of the hospital's leadership team stood by as the ice cold water streamed down their backs.
  • Uptown Columbus previews fall event series

    Uptown Columbus previews fall event series

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:53:03 GMT
    There will be plenty to do in Uptown Columbus this fall. Uptown Columbus announced their fall event series on Tuesday. Some events will be coming back this season, such as "Blues, Brew And Q," the popular
    There will be plenty to do in Uptown Columbus this fall. Uptown Columbus announced their fall event series on Tuesday. Some events will be coming back this season, such as "Blues, Brew And Q," the popular concert series and the continuation of Saturday Market Days.
  • Man barricades himself inside Cobb County home

    Man barricades himself inside Cobb County home

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:21 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:21:37 GMT
    A man in Cobb County is refusing to leave his home and the SWAT team has been called in.
    A man in Cobb County is refusing to leave his home and the SWAT team has been called in.
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