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."
healthcare options begin Tuesday as the marketplace opens and uninsured
Americans can start signing up for a plan under the new Affordable Care Act.
are more than 1.5 million people in Ohio who don't have health insurance.
Several different plans will be available for individuals and small business
owners to choose from, starting Tuesday.
who sign up by Dec. 14 will see their coverage kick in by the new year, and
leaders at UTMC say when that kicks in, they're expecting fewer people to delay
health visits they might need.
people who have not had health insurance will have the security of being
covered, so they're more likely to see a doctor or go to the hospital," said
Dr. Carl Sirio, vice president of medical affairs at UTMC. "What many folks do
now is just delay healthcare, often times until much later than they should."
enrollment for healthcare runs until March 31. After that, uninsured Americans
could face a fine.