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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 >>
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."
running for Maumee city council and school board gathered for a forum Thursday
night to answer questions from voters.
candidates answered questions about finances, and how to mend the relationship
between the school board and the teachers.
think that, as a parent, we need to be involved, we need to have a voice, which
we don't have right now," said Gina Hughes, who is running for school board.
has a child in Maumee Schools and says the current board members don't have
children in the system. She says it's time for some parent perspective on the
also says working for the Lucas County Treasurer for the past 26 years will
come in handy.
there, I have a huge amount of experience dealing with the tax issue that we
have here with property values," she said.
are two incumbents and three challengers running for just three seats on the
council candidates answered questions, as well. Some say the years they have
spent on council proves their dedication to the city.
long-term commitment to the community, my business is here in the community,
the fact that I'm willing to listen, I'm very flexible, and I think that allows
me to relate to people much better than some of my other opponents," said Brent
Buehrer, running for city council.
are eight candidates running for city council, and only four open seats.