The United Way of Monroe County kicks off its 2011-2012 community fundraising campaign Friday afternoon with a banquet in Memorial Stadium.
The public is encouraged to come and speak at the meeting to help influence the discussion.
Officials unveiled a historical marker on Seminary Park's property.
The potential to bring bed bugs into a home is especially high this time of the year according to the health department.
National Night Out was created 28 years ago as a neighborhood crime and drug prevention program to encourage police-community partnerships.
Mississippi is the only other state to have fewer in-home care recipients.
It can take months for FEMA to approval assistance for individual disaster areas.
The Spierer's discussed the community support in the search for their daughter.
The approach a local school is using to improve student achievement is being incorporated at districts across the nation.
An estimated 150 volunteers from various organizations in Monroe County, participated in United Way’s Day of Action.