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 9:06 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:06:00 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."
of Elijah Coleman are reaching out to his family to help cover funeral
had autism, and ran onto I-75 last week when he was struck and killed by a hit
and run driver. A memorial has been set up at I-75, and faculty at the Autistic
Academy in Toledo, where Elijah went to school, have set up a fund at
Huntington Bank for donations.
function as a community, so we want to help all of our families out as much as
we can," said Principal Mark Lafferty.
death struck a nerve for those who knew him. His family had an extensive
security system installed to keep him from wandering off, but the day Elijah
was hit, the system had been left off.
felt like I was in a nightmare, because it didn't hit me until Monday when I
cleaned out his locker," said Elijah's teacher Kylie Goebel. "He knew how to
make your day. His smile was contagious. He would have a burst of laughter."