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 >>
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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."
responders were put to the test for a hazardous material spill in Tiffin
training scenario set up was a chemical spill at Heidelberg University with
multiple injuries. Tiffin fire fighters and EMS personnel responded.
simulating having to do mass casualty triage, transporting patients to the
hospital, and doing decontamination with them at the facility once they get
there," explained Mike Homan, of Tiffin Fire and Rescue.
students were taken to Mercy Tiffin Hospital for decontamination and treatment.
All the agencies involved worked together, because staying on the same page is
key during a mass injury event.
helps you prepare for when it really does happen," said Jeffrey Rhodes, of Heidelberg Security. "You hope it doesn't, but when it does, you at least have a better
idea of how you're going to, at least know who you're going to call when you
need help and things like that."
were debriefed after the drill.
it was just a drill, the training provided a very real experience for those
things do happen," Homan said. "It can be something as simple as a spill in a
chemical lab to a mass shooter scenario. That is a possibility that we also
train for, and it's something we hope never happens."