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."
Marathon Classic kicks off Thursday, and people are already rolling into
Sylvania to see the best lady golfers in the world.
say this year could be even bigger than previous years with the new sponsor
title. They expect 60-70 thousand people to turn up for the tournament.
of those visitors, the LPGA tournament has a huge impact on Sylvania's economy.
all sorts of visitors that come in, and then we have golf fans of the LPGA that
come in to northwest Ohio just to watch the event, and then, finally,
volunteers," said Executive Director Judd Silverman. "We get volunteers from
outside northwest Ohio that come for the whole week to volunteer their time."
restaurants, and rental car companies stay busy. Silverman says the boost in
business brings millions of dollars to the city.
convention and visitors' bureau talked about anywhere from 4-5 million dollars
in economic impact in the past," Silverman said.
with the new sponsor, Marathon, comes new features, including the Golf Channel
airing the event live all four days. Sylvania will be advertised across the
United States and to more than 160 countries.