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 10:33 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:33:26 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."
In case you missed it, Toledo has officially been designated
as having the worst 2014 winter in America.
I doubt most of us sat around back in November and wished for this
distinction. In Toledo we set a lot of records such as the most snow ever, most
calamity days for schools, most record cold days, and unofficially the most pot
holes and the most times someone looked to the sky and said "please make it
Well it is officially over and hey, you made it! Even though it may not feel like it today,
the calendar says Spring is here. The
temperatures will approach 60 this weekend.
Once again the sun will get warmer, the days longer, the rain will
replace the snow and we will move on to other things. You also now have your own legacy winter to
reference -one that surpasses even the dreaded winter of 1977-78. It will most likely be long time before it
gets this ugly again. It has been about
35 years since the last time it was this bad. I sure hope I'm not eating these
words next March and writing another editorial about winter woes. I mean, it can't happen twice in a row, can
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