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."
are hundreds of households in northwest Ohio that need help providing for the
holidays. The Lucas County Children Services does their part to make sure every
child they work with has something to look forward to this Christmas, but they
has teamed up with LCCS to conduct a massive toy drive.
Quimbaya is a case worker for the LCCS. He says he enjoys being a case worker
now more than any time of the year because he gets to deliver gifts to the
children and families he works with.
real, real appreciative," he said. "they're open to and cooperative more at
this time, especially when they are being assisted by getting gifts for the
children. It's a good time for the family."
need is greater this year than last. In 2012, LCCS gave presents to 1,200
households. This year they expect to help 1,500.
response has been tremendous, and we know that Toledoans are incredibly
generous and when they're asked, they really come out and do right by our kids,"
said Julie Malkin from LCCS.
not too late to help. They are still looking for gift cards for teens, bike
helmets, baby clothing and baby items.
agency works hard to make sure the kids are safe, but this goes the next step,"
Malkin said. "This makes sure that the kids are happy and have great holidays
like every other kid should have."