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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 >>
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."
Some area dentists are offering kids a chance to earn some money for their Halloween candy and help out soldiers stationed overseas at the same time.
Dr. Jonathan Frankel of Toledo, Dr. Michael Carpenter of Napoleon and Brookview Dental in Sylvania are buying candy this Halloween as part of Operation Gratitude, which sends care packages to troops stationed around the world.
Each dentist office has promised to pay $1 per pound of candy donated. Dr. Carpenter is enforcing a limit of $10 per child.
All three dentists will then send the collected to soldiers stationed overseas this holiday season.
Candy buyback locations and times include:
Jon Frankel Dentistry of Toledo - 5012 Talmadge Road, Toledo.
November 1 - 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
November 4 - 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Frankel and Puhl Dentistry of Maumee - 4359 Keystone Drive, Maumee.