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."
a 3-month appeal, Harold Stanton has been reinstated as Jerusalem Township Fire
was fired in March. Trustees voted to terminate Stanton, saying they warned him
several times to not allow former firefighter Jim Gray to participate in any
emergency calls. The trustees claim Stanton continued to do so, but Stanton
argues that he told Gray not to participate, but says Gray didn't follow
Monday, a Lucas County judge reinstated Stanton as fire chief. According the
court documents, the judge decided the board's decision was illegal, because it
failed to comply with the township's personnel policies and procedures manual,
as well as unconstitutional, because trustees served in multiple roles in
making the decision.
the most exciting part about being back?
being able to get back and work with the people out here, and protect the
citizens and do what the citizens need done out here," Stanton said.
is currently waiting on word from the trustees as to how they wish to proceed.