Monday, May 13 2013 12:24 PM EDT2013-05-13 16:24:04 GMT
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come. According to Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, the drug raid is the result of severalMore >>
A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-21 23:16:48 GMT
MOORE, OK - The Oklahoma County Sheriff's office tweeted a photo of a frightened, muddy dog Monday after the deadly EF-5 tornado ripped through the town.The comment accompanying the photo said, "scared,More >>
A heartbreaking photo of a little dog guarding the body of his owner, who was killed in the Moore, OK, tornado, is going viral.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:04 AM EDT2013-05-22 15:04:51 GMT
A Tylertown man is charged with animal cruelty in connection to that suspected puppy mill in Walthall Co. More than 100 of the rescued animals are now at the Humane Society of South MS.More >>
A Tylertown man is charged with animal cruelty in connection to that suspected puppy mill in Walthall County. Sheriff's officials say James Thornhill, 72, turned himself in Tuesday and was released on his own recognizance. Meanwhile, 102 of the animals rescued Monday are now getting a lot of TLC at the Humane Society of South Mississippi.More >>
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -
Jones County District 42 State Senator Chris McDaniel is working on a bill he says will defend the religious rights of children in Mississippi schools.
Senator Chris McDaniel is working on what he believes is a bill that would protect the First Amendment called The Religious School Liberties Act of 2013.
"Our students in our schools are not being allowed to be able to express their religious sentiments and their ideas the way we think they should be," said McDaniel. "If people want to write about religious assignments or they want to write about people they care about, whether it's Jesus or whether it's someone else, they should have that right to express their religious sentiments, and this bill goes a long way into protecting those rights."
McDaniel says the bill submitted to the legislature on Monday.
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