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 9:06 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:06:00 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."
Davis-Besse nuclear power plant has been a landmark in Oak Harbor for nearly 40
years. It is continuously inspected over the course of a year to make sure it
is performing to government standards.
plant received 2,500 hours' worth of inspections by two individuals with the
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) in 2012. For the most part, officials
say it is performing as expected, but there were eight issues discovered.
met all of our expectations for safety," said Jamnes Cameron, with the NRC.
issue involved security. It required additional inspection hours and action,
but the issue itself cannot be revealed to the public.
NRC feels the power plant is operating safely and to their standards, but those
who oppose nuclear power don't agree.
want to prevent a Chernobyl or Fukishima on the shoreline of the Great Lakes,"
said Kevin Kamps, of Beyond Nuclear. "There is no reactor in this country that's
come closer to that as many times as Davis-Besse has."
is licensed for operation through 2017, and in the process of a 20-year license
renewal. Delaying that renewal and preventing a steam generator replacement in
2014 are the main goals of Beyond Nuclear.
long strived to shut down Davis-Besse, and we're not going to give up now,"
Kamps said. "We're just going to re-double our efforts.