The uncertainty that comes with a global pandemic, which has shut down schools and most person-to-person interaction for the foreseeable future, means children will look to their parents for guidance and answers to their inevitable questions, Starkville mental health counselor Karla Morgan said.
From the time they were about 6 years old, Bruce Johnson’s daughters knew he had guns in the house.
They also knew not to touch the guns without an adult present, not to point them at anyone and not to show them to company.
Mississippi has ranked 50th in the nation for child well-being in the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s annual Kids Count report.
A unique research assistant on the Mississippi State University campus is helping with studies that could potentially rewrite rules when it comes to counteracting bullying and possibly solving crimes involving children.
Gulfport police say Meridian couple has been arrested after they left their children in a hot car to go gambling at the Island View Casino.
The game had ended and the players were leaving the field, all except for one 8-year-old.
I know a woman. Works like a dog. She’s a loving mother, raising a lovable boy. She’s also a good businesswoman, running a successful salon.
Sixteen million children were on food stamps as of last year, the highest number since the nation’s economy tumbled in 2008.
Eight dead children and a woman suffering from stab wounds were found inside a home in a northern Australian city today, police said.
At least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S. in a six-year span in plain view of child protection authorities.