Tuesday, May 21 2013 5:54 PM EDT2013-05-21 21:54:17 GMT
In the wake of Monday's puppy mill bust in Walthal County may Mississippi animal advocates are calling for tougher animal cruelty laws in the state. Advocates believe stiffer penalties would go a longMore >>
In the wake of Monday's puppy mill bust in Walthal County many Mississippi animal advocates are calling for tougher animal cruelty laws in the state.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 4:13 PM EDT2013-05-25 20:13:43 GMT
Turtle Creek Mall partnered with The Leaf Foundation on Saturday to host its first annual Memorial Day Weekend Autograph Party for contestants in the upcoming Miss Mississippi pageant. Residents from allMore >>
Turtle Creek Mall partners with The Leaf Foundation to host first annual Memorial Day Weekend Autograph Party for contestants in upcoming Miss Mississippi Pageant. More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 11:12 PM EDT2013-05-26 03:12:30 GMT
(RNN/KENS/CNN) - At least one person in San Antonio has died Saturday during heavy flooding caused by rain that dumped more than a foot of water on some parts of the area. Police confirmed a woman's bodyMore >>
Firefighters in San Antonio are still looking for two missing people after heavy rain and flooding swamped the area and left thousands without power.More >>
Forrest General's Spirit of Women hosted its 9th
Annual Day of Dance on Saturday.
Each year the Spirit of Women brings together
the Pine Belt to celebrate the benefits of exercise and dancing, and the
prevention of heart disease.
This year, the event was emceed by WDAM's
very own, Randy and Miranda, and included more than 200 dancers, free health
assessments, heart disease education, door prizes, and many vendor booths.
Day of Dance also included its 6th Annual
Celebrity Dancing with the Stars contest, which included WDAM's Rex Thompson.
Along with entertainment, the event also
included a can food drive.
"We wanted to try to do our part with the
tornado that devastated our area this past week and so we decided to do a can
food drive," said Forrest General's public relations Millie Swan. "We knew a
lot of people would be coming in today for Day of Dance and so we've had a real
successful day with buggies out front filled with can goods."
Can goods collected at Day of Dance will go
to Christian Services to help tornado victims.
Saturday, May 25 2013 8:34 PM EDT2013-05-26 00:34:55 GMT
Some Hattiesburg-area VFW and American Legion members paid special tribute to our nation's veterans today, with help from some young volunteers. They placed American flags on the graves of thousands ofMore >>
Some Hattiesburg-area VFW and American Legion members paid special tribute to our nation's veterans Saturday, with help from some young volunteers.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 5:52 PM EDT2013-05-24 21:52:06 GMT
The eight Marion County law enforcement officers who've lost their lives in the line of duty were remembered in an annual ceremony Friday morning. It included the laying of a wreath at a fallen officersMore >>
The eight Marion County law enforcement officers who've lost their lives in the line of duty were remembered in an annual ceremony Friday morning. More >>
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