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 >>
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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."
roundabout in Springfield Township has some residents upset.
who live near the roundabout say the tall grass is an eyesore, but township
leaders say it's native grass and is used for safety.
roundabout is at Nebraska Avenue and King Street. John Engelheart lives nearby
and says not only is the tall grass an eyesore, but a safety issue because
drivers can't see other cars around it. Others agree.
"I would like somebody to do something about it," Engelheart said.
recently voiced their concerns at a township trustee meeting. That's when it
was explained that the grass is used to screen motorists' views, forcing them
to enter the roundabout more cautiously.
not a horribly busy road, so I don't see why they would have problems with
people slowing down," said Adam Morzinksi, a resident.
grass in the roundabout's center island is maintained by the Oak Openings