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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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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."
owners, business owners, politicians and artists met Wednesday night to discuss
their vision to bring hope to the east Toledo community through art.
Mike Craig and the CEO of Artinstark Robb Hankins spoke to east Toledo
residents about turning Main Street into a hub for art and music as a way of
re-energizing the city.
who buy art and people who are interested in the arts, they will go where the
artists go," Craig said. "And artists will go where it's economical for them to
says he hopes this will create an atmosphere for business and building owners
to talk and come up with goals.
want to talk about getting art shows, even if they're only temporary art shows
in a temporary gallery space," he said. "We want to talk about getting live
music here when the weather changes."
says he has seen a dramatic difference in Canton, OH. Their downtown has gone
from having only one art gallery to 26 galleries and studios. Now people are interested
in moving to the downtown area.
arts are a weapon for convincing people to love their neighborhood or love
their downtown again," he said.