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  • Wednesday's Child: Amber

    Wednesday's Child- Amber

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:39 AM EDT2014-08-28 04:39:37 GMT
    This week's Wednesday's Child can rattle off facts about all kinds of animals especially the alligator. 13 year old Amber also has a list of the things she wants in a forever family. Amber is usuallyMore >>
    This week's Wednesday's Child can rattle off facts about all kinds of animals especially the alligator. Thirteen-year-old Amber also has a list of the things she wants in a forever  family.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child: Kellie

    Wednesday's Child- Kellie

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:59:10 GMT
    Foster care is new to this week's Wednesday's Child. 17-year-old Kellie says she is thinking about becoming a psychologist to help other children who are also waiting for permanent families. Kellie isMore >>
    Foster care is new to this week's Wednesday's Child. Seventeen-year-old Kellie says she is thinking about becoming a psychologist to help other children who are also waiting for permanent families.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child: Adrian

    Wednesday's Child-Adrian

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:00:25 GMT
    We last talked with this week's Wednesday's Child in 2008. Adrian is now 16 years old and still waiting for the special family who will give him a permanent home. Adrian said, "my favorite animal is cats,More >>
    It has been six years since Adrian was featured on Wednesday's Child. The 16 year old is still waiting for his forever family.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child - Kristopher

    Wednesday's Child - Kristopher

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 6:54 PM EDT2014-08-06 22:54:34 GMT
    This week's Wednesday's Child was first featured in October of 2010.  Since then 15 year old Kristopher has made lots of changes with his appearance and in how he deals with life's issues.   We met KristopherMore >>
    Four years after we first met, we talk with 15 year old Kristopher on this week's Wednesday's Child who is still waiting for a forever family.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child: Aurora

    Wednesday's Child - Aurora

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:53:23 GMT
    The ability to use laughter and humor has helped 14 year old Aurora handle some difficult times. She is named for the bright northern lights. She is hoping to shine on this week's Wednesday's Child.AuroraMore >>
    Fourteen-year-old Aurora is named for the Northern Lights and hopes to shine with a special family on this week's Wednesday's Child.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Taytum

    Wednesday's Child-Taytum

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:50:51 GMT
    CLINTON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - 14 year old Taytum has been in foster care since she was 11.  She's hoping to find a family on this week's Wednesday's Child who understands she is still a kid, sheMore >>
    14 year old Taytum has been in foster care since she was 11.  She's hoping to find a family on this week's Wednesday's Child.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child: Plaze

    Wednesday's Child: Plaze

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-07-03 01:24:12 GMT
    Plaze usually has a smile. He is very cooperative and friendly. "Tell me what it is like to be 9th grade and starting high school? It's great! Are you excited about it? Yes ma'am. What are you excitedMore >>
    We first met Plaze in 2008 with his two older sisters. He is now 14 years old and still waiting for a forever family.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Jhuntavius

    Wednesday's Child-Jhuntavius

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-06-26 03:44:25 GMT
    JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - This week's Wednesday's Child dreams of the day he has his own parents in the football stands cheering him on. Winning for 16 year old Jhuntavius means having his ownMore >>
    For 16 year old Jhuntavius just having someone cheering him on at his football or basketball games would be a dream come true. Winning for him on this week's Wednesday's Child would be having his own home and his own parents.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Austin

    Wednesday's Child-Austin

    Wednesday, June 18 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-06-18 23:25:50 GMT
    This week's Wednesday's Child put his feelings on canvas.   14 year old Austin says art is a great way to express yourself.   He is now hoping to find a forever family willing to listen, embrace him,More >>
    14 year old Austin says art is a great way to express yourself.   He is now hoping to find a forever family willing to listen, embrace him,  and give him a permanent place to call home.
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  • Wednesday's Child- Kelley

    Wednesday's Child- Kelley

    Wednesday, June 11 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-06-12 02:40:29 GMT
    This week's Wednesday's Child is 16 and enjoys school but can't wait to graduate from high school and go to college.   Kelley opened up about her hopes of  finding an adoptive home and  what it's likeMore >>
    This week's Wednesday's Child is 16 and enjoys school but can't wait to graduate from high school and go to college.  Kelley is keeping her fingers crossed for a forever family.
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  • Wednesday's Child- Stormy

    Wednesday's Child- Stormy

    Wednesday, June 4 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-06-05 01:07:41 GMT
    CLINTON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Almost a teenager, what 12 year old Stormy doesn't say in words is evident in his facial expressions.  He values honesty and says that is one quality he can't compromiseMore >>
    12 year old Stormy says he is tired of being in facilities and hopes to find his forever family on this week's Wednesday's Child.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Malcolm

    Wednesday's Child-Malcolm

    Wednesday, May 28 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-05-28 23:25:36 GMT
    JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - He looks much younger than his age. He likes most things 15-year-olds do,  video games, listening to music and doing back flips.  He is hoping to flip his way intoMore >>
    He looks much younger than his age. He likes most things 15-year-olds do,  video games, listening to music and doing back flips. Malcolm is hoping to spend his next birthday with a forever family.
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  • Wednesday's Child-Jarveon

    Wednesday's Child-Jarveon

    Wednesday, May 14 2014 9:45 PM EDT2014-05-15 01:45:35 GMT
    CLINTON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - He is described as strong willed, enjoys his English class because he likes writing, and comes to life on the football field. Jarveon is 9th grade and says a big goal isMore >>
    Jarveon is 9th grade not very talkative but very competitive. He is hoping to play pro football and to find a forever family on this week's Wednesday's Child.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child - Donald

    Wednesday's Child - Donald

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-04-23 23:27:38 GMT
    CLINTON, MS (Mississippi News Now) This week's Wednesday's Child was first featured three years ago when we went bowling.   Donald is now 18 years old but is not being emancipated from the system.   HeMore >>
    This week's Wednesday's Child was first featured three years ago when we went bowling.   Donald is now 18 years old and still hopes to find a forever family.
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  • Wednesday's Child-Kassidi

    Wednesday's Child-Kassidi

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-04-02 23:01:49 GMT
    CLINTON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - 17 year old Kassidi considers herself an expert in turning every situation into something positive.  Her hope for a forever family is they say what they mean, and meanMore >>
    17 year old Kassidi considers herself an expert in turning every situation into something positive. A skill that has served her well while waiting for a forever family.
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  • Wednesday's Child-Chelsey

    Wednesday's Child-Chelsey

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-03-12 23:01:29 GMT
    She is sporting a new hair cut and hoping she is also about to start a new life with a permanent family on this week's Wednesday's Child. 12-year-old Chelsey says she has been waiting all her life forMore >>
    12 year old Chelsey has a new hair cut and is now hoping she is about to start a new life with a permanent family on this week's Wednesday's Child.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Kapresha

    Wednesday's Child-Kapresha

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 8:53 PM EST2014-02-27 01:53:10 GMT
    We learned about a two headed snake at the Natural Science Museum, watched the fish,  and this week's Wednesday's Child talked about why she wants to be a social worker. 17 year old Kapresha wants to be adoptedMore >>
    Tonight's Wednesday's Child is 17. Kapresha believes she may age out of the system before she finds her forever family. More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Akira and DeAundre

    Wednesday's Child-Akira and DeAundre

    Wednesday, January 29 2014 8:06 PM EST2014-01-30 01:06:49 GMT
    JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A sister and brother separated in foster care have maintained a close relationship.   11 year old Akira is very protective of 9 year old DeAundre.   She says she hasMore >>
    A sister and brother separated in foster care have maintained a close relationship.   11 year old Akira is very protective of 9 year old DeAundre.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child - Montavious

    Wednesday's Child - Montavious

    Wednesday, January 22 2014 9:16 PM EST2014-01-23 02:16:34 GMT
    This week's Wednesday's Child has been featured with his sister and alone several times since 2008. 15 year old Montavious has grown up in foster care but still hopes he will find a permanent home. WeMore >>
    This week's Wednesday's Child has been featured with his sister and alone several times since 2008. 16 year old Montavious has grown up in foster care but still hopes he will find a permanent home.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Traci

    Wednesday's Child-Traci

    Wednesday, January 15 2014 6:57 PM EST2014-01-15 23:57:06 GMT
    She has been moved more than a dozen times in foster care, but 15 year old Traci says she has so much to look forward to in the next year.. Like turning 16, and finding a forever family on this week'sMore >>
    She has been moved more than a dozen times in foster care, but 15-year-old Traci says she has so much to look forward to in the next year.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Kenny

    Wednesday's Child-Kenny

    Wednesday, January 1 2014 9:24 PM EST2014-01-02 02:24:36 GMT
    BRANDON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - This week's Wednesday's Child has had another birthday and will spend another New Year's holiday waiting  for the chance to go hunting and fishing with his very ownMore >>
    13 year old Kenny is spending another holiday season waiting for a forever family.  He is hoping he will soon find a Dad who will take him hunting and fishing.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Marcus

    Wednesday's Child-Marcus

    Wednesday, December 18 2013 11:53 PM EST2013-12-19 04:53:31 GMT
    JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - This week's Wednesday's Child does not speak but has his own unique way of communicating. His foster family has helped 12 year old Marcus come a long way. Marcus needsMore >>
    This week's Wednesday's Child, 12 year old Marcus, does not speak but has his own unique way of communicating.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child -DeAndre

    Wednesday's Child -DeAndre

    Wednesday, December 4 2013 10:49 PM EST2013-12-05 03:49:41 GMT
    We met this week's Wednesday's Child five years ago with his two older brothers. DeAndre is now 11 years old and still waiting for a family. We went fishing the first time we met. This time DeAndre triesMore >>
    We met this week's Wednesday's Child five years ago with his two older brothers. DeAndre is now 11 years old and still waiting for a family.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Breshundra

    Wednesday's Child-Breshundra

    Wednesday, November 27 2013 8:09 PM EST2013-11-28 01:09:29 GMT
    There is nothing harder for siblings than being separated. Two weeks ago we talked with 12 year old Milton who is the oldest of a sibling group of five. This week we talk with one of his four sisters,More >>
    There is nothing harder for siblings than being separated. Two weeks ago we talked with 12 year old Milton who is the oldest of a sibling group of five. This week we talk with one of his four sisters, 10 year old Breshundra.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Adoption Awareness

    Wednesday's Child-Adoption Awareness

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 7:01 PM EST2013-11-14 00:01:08 GMT
    JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - As many as 500 children are in foster homes or facilities in Mississippi waiting to be adopted.   November is National Adoption Month and Wednesday a special ceremonyMore >>
    As many as 500 children are in foster homes or facilities in Mississippi waiting to be adopted.  350 were adopted last year and 128 are now free and waiting for forever families.
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  • Wednesday's Child-Akira

    Wednesday's Child-Akira

    Wednesday, October 16 2013 10:21 PM EDT2013-10-17 02:21:32 GMT
    JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Her younger brother has brought out the best in 11-year-old Akira. She is protective, more patient and understanding when it comes to DeAundre. She is hoping a foreverMore >>
    Her younger brother has brought out the best in 11-year-old Akira. She is protective, more patient and understanding, something she hopes a forever family will see in this week's Wednesday's Child.
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  • Wednesday's Child-Lincoln County Mass Adoption 2013

    Wednesday's Child-Lincoln County Mass Adoption 2013

    Wednesday, October 2 2013 10:57 PM EDT2013-10-03 02:57:44 GMT
    BROOKHAVEN, MS (Mississippi News Now) - For some it has taken years, for others it seems like years. Families met at the Lincoln County Chancery Court in Brookhaven for a mass adoption ceremony.  The livesMore >>
    It is now official 12 children have found their forever families. Their new parents signed the dotted line at a mass adoption in Lincoln County.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child: Milton

    Wednesday's Child: Milton

    Wednesday, September 18 2013 7:18 PM EDT2013-09-18 23:18:58 GMT
    He is the oldest in a sibling group of five. 12-year-old Milton is known as the family historian. He's 7th grade and says he wants to be a soldier or play in the NFL. It is his Christmas wish to be adoptedMore >>
    He is the oldest in a sibling group of five. 13-year-old Milton is known as the family historian. He's 8th grade and says he wants to be a soldier or play in the NFL.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child - Justin

    Wednesday's Child - Justin

    Wednesday, September 11 2013 9:53 PM EDT2013-09-12 01:53:30 GMT
    He has been in foster care almost two years but he says sometimes it seems much longer. Justin was about to celebrate his 14th birthday when he was featured on Wednesday's Child in February. He is stillMore >>
    He has been in foster care almost three years but he says sometimes it seems much longer. Justin was featured last February and is now 15 years old. He is still waiting for a permanent home.
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  • Wednesday's Child - Donald

    Wednesday's Child - Donald

    Wednesday, August 28 2013 10:27 PM EDT2013-08-29 02:27:11 GMT
    Donald says he feels alone since the death of his mother. He has spent the last ten years in foster care. But he is also hopeful of finding a forever family on this week's Wednesday's Child. Donald wasMore >>
    Donald says he feels alone since the death of his mother. He has spent the last ten years in foster care. But he is also hopeful of finding a forever family on this week's Wednesday's Child.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child-Midnight Blues Ride

    Wednesday's Child-Midnight Blues Ride

    Wednesday, August 14 2013 4:47 PM EDT2013-08-14 20:47:32 GMT
    There are more than four thousand children in foster care in Mississippi.   About  500 of those children are free for adoption.   Mississippi Families for Kids is working to find permanent homes for childrenMore >>
    In a special Wednesday's Child report, Mississippi Families For Kids is planning a benefit to help raise money to continue placing children in adoptive homes in this state.More >>
  • Wednesday's Child- DeAundre

    Wednesday's Child- DeAundre

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 7:41 PM EST2014-02-06 00:41:54 GMT
    9 year old DeAundre depends on his big sister, 11 year old Akira for almost everything.   It would be great for both of them if they had parents to depend on.   We talk with DeAundre about their hope ofMore >>
    9 year old DeAundre depends on his big sister, 11 year old Akira for almost everything.   It would be great for both of them if they had parents to depend on. They tell us about their hope for a forever family on this week's Wednesday's Child.
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