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 10:33 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:33:26 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."
Lucas County Auditor Anita Lopez officially entered the Toledo Mayoral Race on Tuesday, April 16.
"I believe in Toledo because we can do better and we must do better," Lopez said at an election rally just after 5 p.m. Tuesday. "I am today announcing my candidacy for Mayor of Toledo."
Last week, Lopez, a Democrat, spoke at an immigration reform meeting at the
University of Toledo on Wednesday, April 10. She told the crowd she was
excited about the future of Toledo and her role in it.
She did not officially announce that she is throwing her hat in the
ring, but she told the crowd to look for exciting news in the near
"We are looking forward to having a huge announcement next week," said Lopez.
Other candidates who have already announce their run for office
include current Mayor Mike Bell, Councilman Joe McNamara, Alan Cox, Opal
Covey and Michael Konwinski.