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 9:06 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:06:00 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."
everyone will be trying to stay warm next week, a local veterinary practice
wants people to remember their furry family members, as well.
vets at the Animal Emergency and Critical Care Center of Toledo want to remind
pet owners to take extra precautions during the extreme cold temperatures.
Canine body temperatures drop rapidly when in trauma, so dogs can succumb to
the cold weather very quickly.
biggest problem for dogs is snow packing into their paws and turning into ice,
so be sure to check your dog's paws when they come inside. If they are icy, dip
them in warm water and wipe them dry.
issue is rock salt. It is very toxic to dogs when eaten, and can also get
jammed into their paws, which could lead to it getting in their bloodstream.
just because animals have a lot of fur doesn't mean they stay warmer than
humans in the cold.
used to the warm, cozy house. They're going to suffer outside," said Kittsen
McCumber from the Animal Emergency and Critical Care Center. "Especially
greyhounds, with the short fur. Of course, your Eskimo-type dogs, they're
having a great time playing, but you still do not want to leave them out there
unattended. If you can stand to be out there with them, they're okay. Then just
bring them back inside with you."
you have an outdoor pet, be sure to set up an area in a barn or garage with hay
and blankets, and make sure they have fresh water and warm food."