Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.More >>
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 11:19 PM EDT2013-05-19 03:19:44 GMT
The Charlotte Bobcats are in the process of changing their name to "Hornets," a source with knowledge of the situation told CBSSports.com's Will Brinson, including arranging digital assets that wouldMore >>
The Charlotte Bobcats are in the process of changing their name to "Hornets," a source with knowledge of the situation told CBSSports.com's Will Brinson, including arranging digital assets that would allow a return to their original nickname.More >>
Sunday, May 19 2013 7:59 AM EDT2013-05-19 11:59:01 GMT
Health officials are worried cases from a salmonella outbreak traced to a Fayetteville hotel may have spread nationwide. Officials say that 51 people who ate at the Holiday Inn Bordeaux's banquet facilitiesMore >>
Health officials are worried cases from a salmonella outbreak traced to a Fayetteville hotel may have spread nationwide.More >>
A volunteer effort is under way in Concord, North Carolina to send more help to those still in need in Haiti from the 7.0 magnitude Earthquake which struck over 3 years ago.
The Concord Christian Church has had hundreds of volunteers working since Friday, continuing thru the weekend, to help prepare more than 300,000 meals for those who still need help in Haiti.
The volunteers are working in conjunction with Life Line Christian Mission to get the meals weigh, seal and pack ABC Food bags which are specially formulated meals containing fast cooking, rice-based combinations of vitamins, soy, dehydrated vegetables and other ingredients.
The prepared bags will then been delivered via container ship to Lifeline Christian Mission in Haiti.
"Once in Haiti the meals will be distributed to Schools, churches and wherever there are hungry children", says Charles Gregory of the Concord Christian Church.
Mr.Gregory who is heading the volunteer project for the church went onto say that," The community has really come together to help with the effort".
He told WBTV News that they will have over 1,500 volunteers coming in over the weekend, from School groups to local business' and other church's.
The earthquake which struck on January 12, 2010 killed 222,570 people, injured 300,572 and displaced 1.5 million.