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."
new roundabout is being added on Sylvania Avenue and Mitchaw Road, but drivers
are already ignoring the detour signs.
began Thursday. Drivers were using Timberstone Junior High in Sylvania as a way
to get around the construction project, and school administrators are concerned
about student safety.
do have students that are out here for gym class," said Principal Mike Bader. "They're
out here when the weather's nice, all day long. We're very concerned with the
traffic that's been going through here, people not following the detour signs."
are not only not following detour signs, they're also ignoring signs in the
school driveways that say "No thru traffic."
imperative that they public does not use Timberstone Junior High as a
cut-through," said Ron Myers, traffic operations engineer. "Sylvania Township
Police will be monitoring the junior high's parking lot."
project is expected to take 45 days. Bader says he hopes motorists begin to
follow the detour and construction signs.