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."
local wildlife rehabilitation center needs help as the number of animals coming
in – and the costs associated with caring for them – continues to increase.
far, Nature's Nursery has taken in more than 2,000 animals just this year.
lot of animals that are coming in need a lot of extra medical care," said
Director Laura Zitzelberger. "We seem to have a lot more expense this year than
we have in the past."
says Nature's Nursery is funded through grants, fundraisers and donations. She's
hoping the community will come together now to ramp up donations and allow the
organization to continue nurturing and returning animals to the wild, as well
as educating the public.
we could increase our membership and know that we have a larger income…that
would be absolutely amazing," she said.
will be an open house on September 8 for visitors to meet some of the wildlife
and participate in a variety of activities. Click here for more information.