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 brand new school year, and some students are roaming the halls of brand new
buildings at a couple Toledo schools.
Elementary School received renovations this year. Previously, students were
housed in two separate buildings, meaning kids and staff had to trek back and
forth between the two. That's now a thing of the past.
leaders say one feature of the new Whittier is permanently locked doors all
around the building. At the main entrance, visitors must be buzzed in.
the new wing of the school, there's a brand new, fenced-in playground. Seventh
and eighth grade students are excited to each have their own lockers this year,
new science lab is expected to be put to good use by all grade levels now that
teachers don't have to walk their classes between buildings to get to it.
Eric Remley says the most important thing the renovations bring to Whittier is
think the students really feel like they are a part of one entity," Remley
said. "For a long time we would have to send out a lot of different material
that said Whittier West and Whittier East, and I think because of that, the
students and the teachers felt a separation, and no longer will they feel that
Elementary also underwent renovations over the summer.