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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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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."
After a million-dollar cut
from the state and a failed levy in November, the City of Tiffin had to
eliminate funding for the city pool and Fourth of July fireworks show. Now a
committee has raised a portion of the money needed to keep the pool open this
Jan Betz heads the
committee that has been going to local businesses asking for donations. So far
they've raised about $15,000, but they need at least $27,000 more.
"We were born and raised
here, most of us," Betz said. "And the amenities that the community offers mean
The YMCA is taking over
the operation of the pool, but they are not funding it.
The community needs to
raise the money by early April to open this pool this summer.
Those in charge of the
fireworks show are putting together a festival in June to raise money.
Any extra money raised
will go toward next year's fund.
To donate to the cause,
people can send money to 25 Melmore Street, Tiffin, Ohio. Checks need to be
made out to, "Tiffin Pool and Fireworks Fund."