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 >>
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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."
continue to heat up between Toledo City Council and the Bell Administration,
over the purchase of two SUVs used by the mayor and his executive staff.
question are a 2010 GMC Terrain and a 2012 Chevy Tahoe, which some council
members have maintained the mayor's office did not use the proper funding
routes to obtain. The mayor's office has placed before council a measure to
shift money from the General Fund to the Capital Replacement Fund, to show the
General Fund covered the cost of those vehicles.
Tuesday's agenda review meeting, City Law Director Adam Loukx told council he
believes the vehicles were legally purchased but the spending measures used to
obtain the vehicles were poorly written.
Mike Collins says the mayor's office wants to do some accounting clean-up to
avoid fall-out from the Ohio Auditor's office.
administration has come to the realization in the 2012 CAFR report that is
through the state auditor, there will be a finding," Collins said. "And that
finding will not be favorable to the City of Toledo as it relates to the
purchase of these vehicles."
matter will be discussed further during council's finance committee hearing on
March 21 at 1:30 p.m.