Saturday, August 23 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-08-24 01:07:26 GMT
On Tuesday, K - 9 students will be back in the classroom at Toledo Public Schools. Sophomores, juniors and seniors return the next day. Two TPS high schools have new stadiums to show off this year. AtMore >>
At Scott High School, there is a home field for the first time since 2009.
Their is a beautiful new stadium at Woodward High School too.
The polar bears haven't had a home field in 8 years.More >>
Saturday, August 23 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-08-23 22:56:35 GMT
Members of Lighthouse Church in central Toledo turned a wrong into a right on Saturday. Back in June an outside air conditioner was stolen from the church on Dorr St. It has since been replaced throughMore >>
Back in June an outside air conditioner was stolen from the church on Dorr St.
It has since been replaced through insurance and donations, but $300 was left over.
On Saturday, the church used the money to hold a community day for kids.More >>
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."
and they will come. That's the hope in west Toledo, where two retailers are
already on their way to becoming a part of the expanded development at Westgate
on Central and Secor.
say that that area is on the verge of really exploding," said Toledo City
Councilman Tom Waniewski.
have demolished the former Arnie's Restaurant and El Nuevo Vallarta Mexican
Restaurant to make room for new retailers.
knocking down those two buildings and pushing forward is something that I like
to see," Waniewski said. "It means we are building. It means we are putting
folks to work."
owners of Westgate have signed lease agreements with Piada Italian Street Food,
a Columbus-based restaurant that features fast-casual dining, and with
Wingstop, a mostly carryout-style chicken wing establishment.
choice is always wonderful, and I think it's great for the economy that things
are growing, providing more jobs, providing more choices for people," said
Westgate shopper Joyce Litten.
Waniewski says across the street at the former Secor Cinema site, a major
national restaurant chain is close to signing. He can't release the name until
income level, with Old Orchard, Sylvania, Ottawa Hills being very close – those
are things that businesses like," Waniewski said.
owners say Piada Italian Street Food and Wingstop should be open for business
in the first quarter of next year.