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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.
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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."
Adrian community is divided as some say Adrian College employees are getting "too
involved" in campaign issues. Those residents say they're taking their concerns
to the IRS.
residents say the actions of some of the college employees could sway the
outcome of the upcoming election.
makes me angry more than it does sad," said Nancy O'Connor, an Adrian resident.
says one of the things that upset her is an email from the college's women's
soccer coach to her team. In the letter, the coach encourages students to
register to vote, and says, "As a college, we are actively supporting Jim
Berryman." Berryman is one of the candidates running for mayor of Adrian.
just not something that you're supposed to engage in," O'Connor said.
the college is a non-profit, or a 501C3, organization, O'Connor says she's
filing a complaint to the IRS. She says other residents are, as well.
is an offense," said Dale Stultz, another resident. "I'm not going to tolerate
it. Neither are the others."
says she's also upset that a flyer was handed out to students on campus,
encouraging them to vote, while only listing the names of certain candidates.
She says she's worried some students will vote for those candidates without
doing their own research.
parents, when we were young, taught us you have to have a voice and a vote,"
she said. "Try to read up on things and don't just go by someone else's voice."
College officials say the flyer was distributed by the student government, and
was part of an effort to provide voter information to students. The college
says they handled the email from the soccer coach as a personnel issue. They said:
College has issued and reaffirmed public statements that it takes no position
and endorses no candidate for the upcoming mayoral election or city commission
leaders say 90 students at Adrian College have changed their address and
registered to vote in the city.
A college town can play just as big of a role in the college experience as the university itself. The American Institute for Economic Research has compiled a list of the best college towns.More >>
A college town can play just as big of a role in the college experience as the university itself. After reviewing a number of factors, the American Institute for Economic Research compiled a list of the best college towns for 2012-13.More >>
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