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."
If you begin with the idea that our healthcare system
needed to change, you quickly arrive at the crucial question: How?
Especially when you consider that there is no such thing
as a functioning market for healthcare. If there were, the
healthcare system would have most likely evolved and become more efficient
because the users would have made it be so. But since for decades and
decades most of the cost of healthcare has been paid by employers and/or
government, pricing transparency and competitive pressures have not been part
of the healthcare process.
Going forward, if things ever get worked out, these
pressures will be felt, change will happen. Whether we call it the
Affordable Care Act or ObamaCare, or it becomes known by some other clever
acronym, things will be different. That doesn't necessarily mean better,
and in spite of what you may want to believe, it never meant free. Try to