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 4:52 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:52:33 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 >>
Her Nissan Altima was discovered behind a vacant building. We are told that officers are searching the area now.
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."
UTICA, Ohio (AP) - Sub-zero temperatures during winter have badly hurt Ohio's peach crop.
The Columbus Dispatch reports peach trees that normally would be blooming are showing no signs of that at many Ohio orchards.
The president of the Ohio Fruit Growers Marketing Association says peach farmers brought sample buds to a February meeting, and each one was dead.
Orchard owner Marshall Branstool blames winter weather that swung temperatures from above freezing to below zero within days. He says the buds on his 5,000-plus peach trees at Branstool Orchards in Utica started to come in and turned black instead of green.
He's considering trying to buy peaches from a grower in Pennsylvania if they're available. That's no sure thing. Pennsylvania is among several other states whose peach crops were harmed by the cold.