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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."
College is working to make an education at their school more affordable by
offering a loan assistance program.
many students, graduating from college means more than just finding a job.
a senior here, it's definitely weight on my mind that I'm going to have to
start paying back my student loans," said Danielle MacFarlan.
a big deal for us because you don't want to go to school and be in a big load
of debt afterwards," added Wallen Augustin, another Adrian student.
the college is now working to remove some of that stress for students with a
new program called AdrianPlus.
guarantees students a full-time, well-paying job when they graduate of at least
$37,000, or the college will pay some or all of their loans," said College
President Dr. Jeffrey Docking.
program will take effect for freshmen and transfer students in the fall of
2014. Qualifying students will receive assistance after graduation and until
their income improves, or the loans are paid of completely.
a great thing for the up and coming freshmen," said Augustin.
officials say they came up with the program after listening to concerns from
prospective students and their parents.
want this kind of education…with small classes, personal attention, but they're
worried about the cost," Docking said. "The cost is often the final stumbling
block for them attending a place like Adrian…Our goal is to make money not ever
a reason students don't attend Adrian."
going to need more loans to go here, so it helps if they're going to help you
pay them back," said Kayley Smiskey, a student.
A college town can play just as big of a role in the college experience as the university itself. The American Institute for Economic Research has compiled a list of the best college towns.More >>
A college town can play just as big of a role in the college experience as the university itself. After reviewing a number of factors, the American Institute for Economic Research compiled a list of the best college towns for 2012-13.More >>
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