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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.
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."
largest employer, H.J. Heinz, is planning to hire more workers.
plant has been in Fremont for 76 years and has become a staple and pillar of
the local economy. Very soon, it will be adding 25 new jobs, following a $12
million improvement project.
project was helped along by a nine-year, 65 percent state tax credit Heinz
received from Ohio on Tuesday.
this last year, they've been pumping a lot of dollars into infrastructure
upgrades and being prepared to take on what is actually being announced right
now," said Kay Ereiter, from the Sandusky County Economic Development Corp.
this year, Heinz laid off 600 workers across North America, and also shut down
multiple plants. The Fremont plant lost no workforce, which local officials
attribute to the current 420 workers there.
workforce has always been really good, and they've been able stay up with the
product demand that they've had over the years," Ereiter said.
Heinz announcement is one last bulletpoint for what's been a great year for
Sandusky County, which is reporting $193 million in economic development
manufacturers are feeling comfortable in making investments, and I think are
happy with the workforce and the produce and the quality that is coming out of
our facilities," Ereiter said.
Fall can be the best time to take a vacation: kids are back in school and temperatures are moderate. Many vacation destinations even offer discounted rates to attract tourists. Check out some of these popular fall destinations.More >>
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