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."
bag of trash at a time, volunteers continue to keep Maumee Bay State Park ‘barefoot
the last six years, the UT Lake Erie Center has been teaming up with Barefoot
Wine for a beach clean-up tour.
Erie] has something of a bad reputation," said Meredith Gray of the UT Lake
Erie Center. "We want people to be able to come here and feel comfortable, feel
like the beach is clean, like they can enjoy it. So cleaning up the trash that
people might encounter goes a long way, I think, into improving the image of
Lake Erie and the beach."
summer, the tour makes stops at over 300 beaches. Twelve thousand volunteers
pick up more than 42,000 pounds of trash. At Maumee Bay State Park alone,
volunteers will collect over 200 pounds of garbage.
line, it's nice to see the community coming together, coming out," said Brent
Bowen of Barefoot Wine. "We've picked up needles, we've picked up any kind of
waste you can think of. Cigarillo tips everywhere. So it's nice. You want to be
able to go outside to the beach and enjoy yourself, and that's why this is