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 7:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:42:13 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."
and teachers at Blissfield High School had to deal with the high temperatures
Tuesday. The older building has no air conditioning.
got fans going all over," said Claire Denecker, a senior at Blissfield. "They
give us little breaks every once in awhile to try and cool down…It's hard for
students to stay focused with the warm environment."
High School and Blissfield Elementary are just two of the schools in the area
without air conditioning. Students and staff do what they can to cope, but it
takes a toll on their day.
think it absolutely has an impact on learning," said Superintendent Scott
say they'd like to install air conditioning in the schools, but they would need
voters to support a levy to pay for it. They failed to pass a levy earlier this
year. Until that happens, they'll have to do the best they can.
hear throughout the halls, ‘Oh my gosh, it's so hot,' but…you just have to deal
with it," Denecker said.