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."
More than 20 people in
Adrian are coming together to invest in a building that was in foreclosure, and
it's a trend city leaders say they're seeing more of.
The building is located on
East Maumee Street, and is just one of several downtown buildings that will see
"It's not about one or two
people putting a whole bunch of money in, it's about a whole bunch of people
putting a relatively small amount of money in and making good things happen,"
said Don Taylor, an investor.
Taylor says they plan to
upgrade the apartments upstairs, and will continue renting the first floor to a
"From an economic
developer standpoint like I have, it's just fabulous news because they're now
committed to downtown," said Chris Miller, of DDA and Economic Development. "We've
sold eight buildings in the last six months, which probably hasn't happened in
about half a century, so it's pretty cool."
Those who live and work in
the city say they couldn't be happier, and say you really can't put a price on
a on a vibrant downtown.