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 >>
Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 06:01:23 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."
This tax season, things
are moving a little slower than most people waiting on returns would like.
Local tax preparers said a hold up from the IRS delayed their ability to even
The preparers said the Fiscal
Cliff slowed down the arrival of paperwork that is essential to filers, forcing
some to hold off on filing or file without the necessary paperwork and make
But even though this season
has been plagued with delay on the federal and state levels, tax preparers said
the IRS isn't giving filers a break.
"The bottom line is, it's
still April 15," said Jan Fieweger, with Liberty Tax. "You have to file by
April 15, even if you don't have all your forms yet, or there's been a delay at
the federal level."
The late start will
continue to affect those waiting on their refund. Normally, people can expect a
refund in 8-10 days, but this year the IRS is forecasting a 21-day wait.