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."
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(WMC) - A 32-year-old Marine and Iraq war veteran attacked and beaten in what might be a hate crime. Investigators say several men jumped Ralph Weems in a parking lot in West Point, Mississippi. One manMore >
A 32-year-old Marine and Iraq war veteran was attacked and beaten in what might be a hate crime. More >
Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:08 PM EDT2014-08-27 00:08:23 GMT
A Civil War soldier is to be honored with the nation's highest military decoration 151 years after his death.More >
A century and a half after his valiant death at the Battle of Gettysburg, a Union Army officer is being awarded the nation's highest military decoration, thanks to a decades-long campaign by his descendants and Civil...More >
The school was on lockdown for more than an hour after police say the student pulled a pellet gun which looked like a real firearm from his backpack. Police say the student also had a knife.
Lucas County Juvenile Prosecutor Lori Olender says there are no plans to try the student as an adult, as he has no criminal record.
The teen was arraigned on one count of illegal conveyance, a fifth degree felony, and one count of making terroristic threats, a third degree felony.
A trial date was set for December 19 at the arraignment.
Interim Superintendent Romules Durant says there was increased security at
Scott on Tuesday, including metal detectors, which students may be seeing more
will do it progressively," Durant said. "We do them randomly throughout the
says having metal detectors at the school on a daily basis is up to the school
main thing is we want to make sure that we have an environment that the
students are going to live up to and look at it as if something that is a
containment of," he said.
Police provided extra security at the school, as well.
have officers already stationed at the schools," said Sgt. Joe Heffernan. "Toledo
Public Schools also have their police force that are armed out at their high
schools, as well as also unarmed security, so there is actually quite a bit of
security at the schools."
Durant and Heffernan say they are satisfied with the security measures