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 7:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:42:13 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."
council members in Port Clinton spoke out Tuesday for the first time since they
received nasty letters last week.
council members said the letters they received have shaken their sense of
five members received a letter last week, which contained obscenities, sexual
content, and political rants, according to Port Clinton police.
letters were immediately turned over to police, who are investigating the
situation and trying to determine who sent them.
you get a letter like that, my concern about it is you don't know what was in
this person's mind," said Council President Linda Hartlaub. "So if they're not
going to get their desired result, what could happen next? Maybe nothing, maybe
it's just a one-time thing. But you don't know."
Chief Robert Hickman will continue to be present at council meetings, but
council members are still concerned.
have a family to look out for," said Councilman Mike Snider. "Again, you don't
want to go to that extreme, but you just never know in today's society what
could come of this."
members said the letter didn't express anger over any particular issue or
council decision, so no one knows who sent them or why.
one of the letters was opened because police wanted to preserve the others for