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."
Sylvania Township Fire Department has purchased a new state-of-the-art SUV that
will make responding to fires safer.
department bought a 2014 Chevrolet Tahoe that will be added to their command
fleet. It will be used by the on-call chief officer and will feature up-to-date
LED emergency lights and louder sirens, making it safer for the driver to
respond to emergencies.
$30,000 purchase was approved by township trustees Thursday. It will be paid
for out of the fire department's budget.
the last several years, we've budgeted for new vehicles," said Deputy Chief
Mike Ramm. "Times are tough and we haven't replaced the other vehicles over the
last few years, but we got a serious need now, so the trustees were able to
new SUV will replace a 1995 Chevrolet Blazer. The Blazer will be sold at auction.