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."
The Ohio Department of Transportation District Two has announced that as part of the Interstate 75/475 interchange upgrade project, ODOT has tentatively scheduled closures due to equipment, work type and safety.
Eastbound I-475 at ProMedica Parkway, including the ramps to north and southbound I-75, will be closed during the following dates and times. Detours are ProMedica Parkway, Central Avenue, and Willys Parkway.
-Aug. 7 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 8 at 5 a.m. – Crews prepare equipment and perform dry run.
-Aug. 8 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 9 at 5 a.m. – Dry Run (only if necessary)
-Aug. 9 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 10 at 11 a.m. – Deck Pour
-Aug. 10 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 11 at 11 a.m. – Back up date for weather and/or equipment delays if necessary.
Additionally, during the eastbound I-475 closure, the following ramps will be closed:
-The ramp from Douglas Road to eastbound I-475. Detour: Central Avenue and Willys Parkway -The ramp from ProMedica Parkway to eastbound I-475. Detour: Central Avenue and Willys Parkway.
Also, during the eastbound I-475 closure, eastbound I-475 from Secor Road to I-75 will be reduced to one lane.
ODOT will update information on the closures as it becomes available.