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 >>
Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 06:01:23 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."
cuts could be on the way for the Napoleon School district if voters don't
approve a levy.
leaders say they will have to make significant cuts and changes if the levy isn't
approved, and five or six teachers could lose their jobs. In addition, the
number of buildings aides would be cut in half and Pay to Play fees for
extracurricular activities would more than double.
about $800,000 spending more than we're bringing in," said Superintendent Dr.
district is putting together a list of cuts they're hoping to avoid by getting community
support for a 2.9 mill property tax.
is just to keep the quality education that we have going in Napoleon," Fogo
superintendent says the tax would help fund operating expenses and is separate
from the previous levy for a new school building.
residents say they hope the community supports it so teachers can stay employed
and the quality of education doesn't change.
can meet the needs of individual students a lot better when there are more of
you to do that, and that's probably what's going to get hurt," said Ron Roth, a