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."
Point Place community is hoping that some research will help them learn how to
drive business to their area.
are] struggling to make payroll, struggling to keep their doors open, fighting
just to survive," said Jim Nowak, president of the Point Place Business
a survey of local businesses, the PPBA is trying to make a change.
you're going fishing, but afterwards, you want to have dinner here," Nowak
said. "You need something for your boat? Well, there's a place you can buy
PPBA started the Business Retention and Expansion Initiative that helped them
survey business owners. They say it's a program that will eventually help them
figure out how to move forward.
we want to do is keep working with the community to nurture those lines of
communication, to help form an economic development plan based on what they
found out in the information from the surveys to the businesses," said Joe
Lucente, assistant professor at OSU.
one was identifying the problems, but they say there's a lot more to do.
two is we're going to get with the City of Toledo, and we're going to sit down
with them, and we're going to find out what sort of efforts we can reach out to
for the present business owners and future business owners," said Len Syrek,
coordinator for the initiative.
believe with the right type of marketing and training, Point Place can flourish
the way it once did.
Fall can be the best time to take a vacation: kids are back in school and temperatures are moderate. Many vacation destinations even offer discounted rates to attract tourists. Check out some of these popular fall destinations.More >>
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