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."
continues on the latest construction project in Toledo: Secor Road.
is still flowing through the construction zone, even as crews are re-paving Secor
from Central to I-475.
City Councilman Tom Waniewski says they are ahead of schedule on the project.
The end date is November 1, but he believes the contractor will meet the
incentives provided if they finish before then.
now, crews are working on the southbound lanes, but they are maintaining at
least one lane in both directions, plus a turning lane, which is crucial for
the businesses there.
don't have any hard stats, but are fewer people driving down there? Possibly,"
Waniewski said. "Does that affect businesses? I'm sure it has. I have not
received complaints from the businesses on that, but this ombudsman is the
ombudsman, Steve Hamilton, was hired by the city to help businesses get through
east and westbound on and off ramps from Secor to I-475 will be closed for 10
days starting June 4.