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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."
firefighters were called to Bar 145 Thursday – but not for a fire. They were
taking part in a charity run for the Toledo Muscular Dystrophy Association
just want to do something to give back to the community, and do something…for
the people who have supported us so well as a business," said Jake Guthrie,
director of operations for Bar 145.
to a Toledo firefighter also working at Bar 145, the Break for Bourbon 5K was
created. The restaurant and Local 92 firefighters' union teamed up for the race.
union, the IAFF, International Association of Fire Fighters, is actually the
largest donor to muscular dystrophy, and we're very proud of that fact and we
work very hard at it," said Jeff Koenigseker, chairman of the Local 92. "One
hundred percent of what we bring goes straight back out to the community and
MDA is actually one of our largest charities that we support."
was the first time Bar 145 and the Local 92 teamed up for a fundraiser, but
they both hope it is the start of a long relationship raising money for MDA.
hope to do this every year," Koenigseker said. "We are so grateful to Bar 145
and Dave's Running Shop, and we look forward to a long relationship with them."