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."
Adrian residents and businesses can expect to see a check from the city soon,
when storm water utility fees are returned.
was an annual fee that averaged about $20 per household. So far, almost 3,000
people have paid the utility fee this year, but they will soon be reimbursed
after litigation in Jackson, MI.
had a similar storm water utility fee ordinance.
Court of Appeals in Michigan that determined the fee was not valid, and if you're
going to charge a city-wide fee like that, it needs to go as a vote to the
people," said Adrian City Administrator Dane Nelson.
says since they modified their ordinance to be more like Jackson's last year,
they won't be keeping the money.
should do the right thing and follow that court's decision and begin the refund
process," he said.
city is aiming to get the refund checks out within the next six weeks. Street
funds will be used in the meantime for storm water projects.