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 9:06 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:06:00 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."
city council approved a project to fix a sanitary sewer pipe under
Waterville-Monclova Road before it gets worse.
initial problem started in 2005, when the infrastructure was put in. At that
time, a sewer pipe was placed approximately six inches too high. The city
discovered the problem after a new developer began building homes in the area.
extra height is causing waste water to back up into the subdivision nearby.
investigation was conducted after discovering the sewer water, and the faulty
pipe was found. Public Works Director Kenneth Blair said it should be an easy
will be able to go in and fix the actual encasement pipe that the sanitary line
runs through," Blair said. "That will allow us to drop it into the encasement
pipe and lower it to an elevation, and re-core the manhole to make this problem
city expects to break ground on the project in coming weeks. The construction
will shut Waterville-Monclove Road down to just one lane, but it should only
take three days.
project will cost the city an estimated maximum of $15,000.