Sunday, August 31 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:28:29 GMT
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online.More >>
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online. Friends and family of a Pascagoula kindergarten student have created a Facebook page and GoFundMe.com account claiming the girl was attacked on the playground this week by another student.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:33:26 GMT
The Mississippi Highway Patrol has issued an Amber Alert for 17-year-old Katelyn Beard. She was abducted Saturday morning from between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. from 4244 Lynda Street in Jackson. BeardMore >>
Dewayne Thompson, wanted in the wounding and kidnapping of 17-year-old Katelyn Beard, has been captured by Jackson Police. He was taken into custody around 5:45 in west Jackson near where Beard's vehicle was found earlier today.
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:53 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:53:02 GMT
A cross was burned in the yard of a Smith County man after what his family is referring to as a vicious hate crime occurred. Family members say that Craig Wilson was beaten with brass knuckles and shotMore >>
A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a "hate crime."
A senior at Notre Dame Academy is being featured in the
March issue of "Teen Vogue."
Jordan Conrad will have a 2-page spread in the magazine
as part of the "Fresh Face" campaign, put on by designer Paul Frank.
Conrad entered the contest by writing an essay on why she's
a teen role model. She wrote about her extracurricular activities, and
organizations and clubs she's involved in. She has volunteered with the Make a
Wish Foundation since eighth grade, and is a member of Link Crew – a mentoring
club at her school. She's also captain of the cross country team, and plays
Her essay was one of five chosen for the final round, and
she then participated in a Skype interview before being selected as the winner.
"I've never done anything like that before," Conrad said.
"I didn't really think I would win, either, which is another thing that made it
so exciting, especially when I found out how many girls applied for it. I felt
really lucky that I was chosen."
She won a trip to California for the photoshoot, as well
as a trip to New York City.
The March issue of "Teen Vogue" is currently available in