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 >>
Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 06:01:23 GMT
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."
has been one month since the Sylvania Fire Department opened Fire Station One. Firefighters
there are saying it's a big improvement from the old station.
far, First Station One has responded to 75 EMS calls, 25 fire calls and 160
life squad calls since opening on Nov. 7.
Chief Jeff Kowalski says they see about a 5 percent increase each year in the
number of calls they respond to. This year, he expects to see a 6-7 percent
this increase in calls, the firefighters are grateful for the new station.
approach was out front," Ian Kelsey said of their former station. "We actually
had to come up a hill and you couldn't really see over the railroad tracks and
everything. And now the building is actually raised up so we can actually see
what's coming from our west."
think the guys enjoy the building. I think it's a big – a huge – improvement from
the old station," said Chief Kowalski. "The architect did a great job in
designing the building for firefighters, not trying to fit firefighters into an