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."
The revival of Toledo's Warehouse District over recent
years has been fueled by commercial and residential investment, and new
safeguards are being sought for future development.
"It's been one business at a time," said Diane Keil-Hipp,
president of the Toledo Warehouse District Association (TWDA). "That makes it
sustainable and these businesses are thriving, so word is getting out."
The plan now is for city council to approve creating a
new review process for any proposed changes to buildings and public space within
the neighborhood. Forming an Urban Neighborhood Overlay district would include
provisions for an architectural review committee, having a demolition process
and parking lot standards.
"We're excited about it because it not only protects the
integrity of the neighborhood but it protects investment of current owners who
have done a great job in these buildings," Keil-Hipp said.
The focus is promoting future development in a
"One of our ultimate goals is to get a grocery store down
here," she said. "We continue to work on that, and now with more residents
coming in the future, that will be even more reason for a business to take a
chance down here."
Council will also consider establishing an overlay
district along the Cherry Street corridor. A vote is expected next month when
the new at-large council members are sworn in.
Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield has taken to tweeting pictures of the cities of the world from the International Space Station. Can you name the city in each picture?More >>
Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield has taken to tweeting pictures of the cities of the world from the International Space Station. Can you name the city in each picture? Click to the next photo for each answer.More >>
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