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 >>
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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."
donation is allowing one Adrian school to take learning outside the traditional
Elementary School will soon have a special classroom behind the school. The
outdoor space will be an area teachers can use for certain lessons.
will have an actual learning space," explained Principal Sam Skeels. "We will
have benches and a teaching podium…We will have a greenhouse, a pond for
outdoor classroom is something the school has been wanting for years, but they've
been able to speed the process along thanks to a $30,000 donation from the man
whose family used to own the land where the school is located.
man who, at 95, has been nice enough and really committed enough to build a
relationship with us that will last far beyond his lifetime and impact teachers
and students for years to come," Skeels said.
at Lincoln say they're excited about how the space will allow students to take
their learning to the next level.
outdoor classroom will provide an alternative learning location for the
students to present that knowledge, or act on that knowledge, or perform that
knowledge, or reflect on that new knowledge," said Jill Roberts, a teacher.
says the area should be ready to use by spring.