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 competition is getting ready to launch in Wood County, and the winner will
get a new roof.
roof is the grand prize in the ‘No Roof Left Behind' contest, where two local
companies – Nail It Down Remodeling and Williby Supplies – are teaming up to
help a deserving family.
prize roof features shingles so strong, they can withstand hurricane-force
participate, Wood County residents need to nominate someone who needs a new
in the old days, you used to see a car broke down on the side of the road, you'd
stop and help your neighbor," said Jeffery Brummitt, from Nail It Down. "You
don't see much of that these days, so that's kind of the deal we're trying to
get here: Neighbors helping neighbors."
of the competition are hoping to expand the program to Lucas and Fulton
counties next year. This year's winner will be announced next July.
Click here for
information on how to nominate your neighbor.