Thursday, April 24 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:46:24 GMT
Two people are dead and another is being treated at a local hospital following an accident in Seminary. Chief Michael Kelly of the Seminary Police Department said the accident happened around 9:20 a.m.More >>
Two people are dead and another is being treated at a local hospital following an accident in Seminary.More >>
Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:49 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:49:58 GMT
The following is a news release from the Mississippi State Department of Health: Food Facility Inspection "C" Results Inspection reports for the past seven days Mississippi food facilities are gradedMore >>
The facilities below received a grade of C for a critical violation which may have been corrected at the time of inspection, or a critical violation repeated from their last inspection.More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 5:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:05:22 GMT
According to WTVA, an Amber Alert has been issued for a missing Lowndes County toddler. Lowndes County Chief Deputy Marc Miley says they are searching for 2-year-old Malia Harris of Columbus. OfficialsMore >>
Georgia officials believe suspects in the Mississippi Amber Alert case may be in southwest Georgia. Cook County, GA investigators have been actively searching the Lenox area for the suspects. Officials confirmed a heavy presence of law enforcement in that area Wednesday night.More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:10:16 GMT
Rankin County Sheriff's office is investigating the death of a Hinds County Sheriff's Deputy along with his wife. Both were found deceased in their residence at 126 Caledonian Blvd. around 9 last night.More >>
The caller to 911 stated that the Smith's two young children came to their house told them that their dad may have shot their mother. More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 3:47 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:47:30 GMT
The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.More >>
The federal government's move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown.More >>
Toledo Police dispatch has confirmed a student was struck in the Auto Mechanic Shop at Whitmer High School Wednesday.
Toledo Fire Lt. Matthew Hertzfeld confirms a student was transported to a nearby hospital from the school with head injuries around 1:50 p.m. Wednesday.
Washington Local Schools released a statement reporting that the student was injured after an oil change was completed.
"One student started the vehicle, unaware that a classmate had bent back down in front of it to check for oil leakage," their statement said. "The truck jumped forward, and the student sustained injuries when he was pinned against a worktable."
School officials say a teacher who is also an EMT, along with the school nurse, responded to the accident and attended to the student until an ambulance arrived.
"While the incident was extremely unfortunate, I couldn't be any prouder of the rapid response of our staff and the emergency personnel who worked together to provide the best medical attention possible," Superintendent Patrick Hickey said. "Our school community is indeed a family, and your prayers are appreciated during the student's recovery."
The school's statement also said counselors will be available Thursday to address any concerns for students and the district will review its safety policies.
There is still no word on the severity of injuries the student sustained.
Thursday, April 24 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:43:13 GMT
Terry Bustin cannot read or write, but he can paint. "Somehow I decided to try a toothpick, and I've been using it ever since," said Bustin. He has been painting for over forty years, and the themesMore >>
Terry Bustin cannot read or write, but he can paint. He has been painting for over forty years, and the themes of his paintings range from wildlife to civil war era to anything in his imagination, all using a toothpick.More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 5:09 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:09:09 GMT
A fire early Thursday morning destroyed a vacant home in the Shadow Ridge SUbdivision is under investigation. Hattiesburg firefighters responded to the call of a structure fire at 111 Shadow Lake DriveMore >>
A fire early Thursday morning destroyed a vacant home in the Shadow Ridge SUbdivision is under investigation.More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 3:46 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:46:17 GMT
The Consumer Product Safety Commission recalls 800,000 rechargeable batteries intended for Summer Infant video monitors The batteries can overheat and rupture – which could pose a burn hazard, the CPSCMore >>