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 >>
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."
game didn't mean anything on paper, but to those in attendance, it meant so
months after 18-year-old Brian Hoeflinger, an Ottawa Hills senior, died in a
drunk driving accident, his parents Brian and Cindy have worked to turn a
negative into a positive.
can happen when you drink, and bad things happen, and Brian proved that," Brian's father
said. "That's what we're trying to get across to these kids. You know, drinking
seems like fun, but even the best-laid plans fall apart, just like the night
parents created a fund called ‘Brian Matters.' That will be the recipient of
money raised at the Notre Dame Academy's foundation girls' basketball game.
thought that this was a great way for our student body to kind of relate to an
issue like that," said Head Coach Travis Galloway.
can change a lot of lives in an instant and it's very important to be aware of,"
added Jayda Worthy, a senior and small forward.
Hoeflingers plan to donate to Kids Unlimited, which was an organization they
say Brian volunteered for and was passionate about.
never a bad side to that, thinking about others and giving and trying," Cindy
said. "Brian would just be awed by this. He was a huge fan of girls'
basketball, and he loved sports, so I know he's kind of smiling right now."