Thursday, August 28 2014 9:46 AM EDT2014-08-28 13:46:19 GMT
Federal law requires soldier's uniforms to be made in America, but one Veteran is wondering why he just bought some Army merchandise that was anything but American made.More >>
Federal law requires soldier's uniforms to be made in America, not some far off place like Bangladesh, Vietnam, or China. But one Veteran is wondering why he just bought some Army merchandise that was anything but American made.More >>
Thursday, July 31 2014 7:16 AM EDT2014-07-31 11:16:21 GMT
Jeff and Sherry Sims say they handed over nearly $10,000 to a contractor after a tornado damaged their home, but the work was never done.More >>
Jeff and Sherry Sims say they handed over nearly $10,000 to a contractor after a tornado damaged their home, but the work was never done. That's when the contacted our Call 11 for Action Office and got results.More >>
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 10:33 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:33:26 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."
so many options, navigating the market for a child's car seat can be confusing.
Safety advocates recommend some simple questions before traveling with little
ones on board.
to make sure you're doing everything right," said Kate Carr, president and CEO
of Safe Kids Worldwide. "Is the seat in the right direction, in the right
place? Is it the right seat for your child? Do you have the harnesses correct?"
a purchase, parents and caregivers can seek the help of a certified technician
to make sure the seat is installed correctly in the car. The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration has a car seat inspection station locator on its website, and
several northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan police and fire departments and
hospitals will install them correctly for free.
may save money, but an out-of-date car seat may put children at risk.
other thing that parents may not realize is that car seats expire," Carr said. "There's
a certain lifetime to a car seat, so don't be afraid to check for an expiration
date on your car seat, and know that if it's been around for awhile, it might
very well be an expired car seat. "
expiration date can be found on the seat.
children are out of car seats and booster seats, parents can continue to keep
them safe by setting a good example.
kids will do what they see us do as parents, so parents, if you're not buckling
up, it's going to be really hard to keep your child buckled up," said Carr.