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."
Toledo street crews, fresh off several days of working 12
hours on, 12 off due to the recent snowfall, are now getting back to leaf
collection thanks to the warmer weather, and some are being put on pothole
The freeze-thaw cycles have the potential to lead to
plenty of potholes forming, and on Friday the city dispatched some crews with
cold patch material to hit some trouble spots, including the Anthony Wayne
Trail, Alexis, Jackman and other areas.
Dave Pratt, Toledo Commissioner of Streets, Bridges and
Harbor, says he's expecting the next freeze-thaw cycle to be much worse.
"We're getting a few potholes now, then with the next
freeze coming next week, what'll happen is that moisture getting under the
pavement will freeze again, and we'll start seeing more potholes coming up,
probably the next two, three weeks."
The city has a hotline for people to report a pothole: