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 7:40 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:40:14 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."
A new business is coming
to the Spring Meadows shopping complex.
Art Van Furniture bought
the property where there used to be a movie theatre.
Construction is already
underway, and a spokesperson for the business said they hope to have a grand
opening this fall.
Art Van is a
Michigan-based company. The new location will be their first store in Ohio.
Other businesses and
shoppers in the area were happy to see the new company.
"It shows people want to
come to this part of the state," said Val Kops, a Toledo resident. "It will
help the economy. Hopefully everything will pick up."
Art Van is holding a
career fair on Thursday, May 2. They have more than 100 positions to fill –
everything from sales to housekeeping. The spokesperson said they hope to see
at least 2,000 people in attendance.
The fair will be held at
the Best Western on Summit Street from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m.