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 4:52 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:52:33 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 >>
Her Nissan Altima was discovered behind a vacant building. We are told that officers are searching the area now.
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."
The Lucas Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) has
completed phase one of the Collingwood Green housing development, and is now
getting ready to move forward on phase two.
Estimated at $14 million, the project involves the construction
of 66-68 units - two-story townhouses with either two or three bedrooms in each
LMHA Executive Director Linnie Willis says the project on
the 23-acre site aims to completely change the way public housing is viewed, to
focus on the quality of living and not the quantity of people living in a
"What we tried to do is develop a plan that gives them a
quality of life, gives them more room to move around," Willis said. "There's
green space that allows them to have play areas for children, garden areas for
families that want to garden."
The City of Toledo will be doing some water and sewer
work in the near future on the site before construction begins. A
groundbreaking is targeted for spring of 2014.