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 >>
Monday, September 1 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:42:13 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."
Friday, Toledo Public Schools students made a special delivery to help those in
students who are part of the Young Men and Women of Excellence groups at TPS
showed up at the Cherry Street Mission with food by the truckload. They had
more than 300 cases of canned goods to donate to the food pantry. People at the
Cherry Street Mission say that donation couldn't have come at a better time.
students took on the service project and collected boxes upon boxes of food.
The mission says lots of people have been utilizing the food pantry due to the
cuts in food stamp benefits, and they say every bit helps.
just serving people. People like you, people like me," said Shawn Kellerbauer
of the Cherry Street Mission. "It's really good because it breaks down the fear
of coming downtown. It breaks down the fear of, ‘Oh, those people,' ‘they' and ‘them.'
It's all just people, so it's really awesome to have the kids come in, because
a lot of these kids will be back volunteering sometime."
mission says sometimes operations get tight after the holidays when donations
slow, but this boost from TPS will carry them through the holiday season and