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 4:52 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:52:33 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 >>
Her Nissan Altima was discovered behind a vacant building. We are told that officers are searching the area now.
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."
The tragic story of a deadly tornado that ripped through Moore, Oklahoma this week had many in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan remembering another deadly storm. It's been three years since storms hit our area, destroying homes, a high school and a police station and taking six lives. This week on Leading Edge, Jerry sits down with Lake Township Police Chief Mark Hummer and Lake Local Schools Superintendent Jim Witt to discuss what it takes to recover from such a devastating natural disaster.
Later in the show Jerry speaks with Paul Fletcher of the State Hospital Cemetery Reclamation Project. Fletcher is working to get grave stones installed at more than 2,000 grave sites currently identified by only a number. The graves are those of patients at the former state hospital on Arlington Avenue in Toledo.
Finally, he's one of many candidates running for mayor. Union leader Alan Cox is running as an independent, and says he wants to put the city manager form of government back on the ballot in Toledo. Find out why he wants to be mayor, and why he says the mayor should have less power.
Don't miss Leading Edge with Jerry Anderson, each Sunday at 8:30 a.m. on WTOL 11 and 10:30 p.m. on FOX Toledo.