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Have You Seen This Little Girl??? Please Take 30 Seconds of Your Time to Really Look.

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- 3857 days ago -
Here's another child missing.Forward this to everyone you know. She's too precious to be absent from her family. CONTACTS: Racharel Strong (father) - 404-357-1881 Simona Strong (mother) - 404-313-4255 Tiesa Locklear (aunt) - 678-234-4902


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Ds R (45)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 5:52 am

. (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 11:34 am
We need to get this circulated asap. I too feel it needs front page like NOW!!! I will post this in groups, too, thank you Bless you..NOTED

Carole Sarcinello (338)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 11:36 am
Thanks for posting this, Ds!

Liz Sands (408)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 11:43 am
noted thank you

Sharon Ross (216)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 11:44 am
Noted thank you Ds, i hope they find this little girl.

Tuesday February 26, 2008, 11:50 am

Blacktiger P (247)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 12:27 pm

L. T (34)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 12:31 pm
Thanks Ingrid for sending this. I forwarded this to relatives in Florida to keep an eye out. Hope they find their little girl. This is a nightmare for every parent. Thanks also to the sponsor of this article.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 12:39 pm

Brenda P (146)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 12:50 pm

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 12:51 pm
noted. thanks coco

F Mcculloch (7)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 12:56 pm
Noted, but feel helpless in this as live in the UK. I hope this beautiful little girl is found very soon XX

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 1:05 pm
Here's a little more info on Jewel Strong...

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 1:19 pm

Please read above link...important to KNOW the details...

stephanie v (85)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 1:20 pm
Noted and will keep my eyes peeled as I live in the Atl area.

Jaclin S (230)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 1:34 pm
Poor Little Darling thanx Ds noted and forwarding.

Joycey B (750)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 1:53 pm
I pray she is found. Noted. Thanks for posting this Ds.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 2:12 pm
noted, and forwarded

Karen B (289)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 2:14 pm
Thanks Nyack for forwarding this to me. Peace, love and light and a safe return of this precious little cutie.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 2:21 pm
Noted and thank you Ingrid for the e mail. I pray she is found safe.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 2:22 pm
. . .noted and added to personal feeds at various places. . .

Barb Knight (1692)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 2:31 pm
Poor little Jewel. My thoughts and prayers are with the Strong family. Thanks for informing us Ds.

Teresa Fazackerley (395)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 2:36 pm

Lisa Germain (60)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 2:52 pm
i will pass this on . lisa

Carolyn T (234)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 2:52 pm
Noted. Agree this should be paramount and prominent. Thank you Ds for making us aware of this troubling story.

Gregory Phillips (49)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 3:11 pm
Noted and site url copied so I can send via email to friends in the florida area. With vigilance and prayers...Greg

Dusty K (1339)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 3:15 pm
noted as well and will keep my eyes open....FL ain't off the beaten trial (so to speak) I pray she returns home safe and sound.....

Maryanne C (111)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 3:35 pm
Noted.Thank you.

G. C (40)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 3:39 pm
I know we are all concerned about children - especially when they disappear. I remembered seeing this quite a while ago. Please check this out:

Thank you SO much for really caring and wanting to help! :)

Amir Or (134)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 3:59 pm
noted .Thank you.

Pamela WILLIS (179)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 4:12 pm
noted please help

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 4:13 pm
noted thanks

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 4:35 pm
noted and thanks so much for bringing this forward. i am really hoping they find this child a.s.a.p

Paula R (3)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 4:39 pm

Maria Cristina A (119)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 5:15 pm
Not another one!
Lets get this one to front page and circulate the message.
This little girl must reappear and be joined with her loved ones!

Michele DiGiorgi (320)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 5:37 pm
Thanks to all that forwarded this sad news to me...I will be praying for the safe return of this young child & for her to be found safely...Many blessings to her family in their time of despair..Thank you ds r for the article and the heads up...this will be circulated..and noted..

Sue Laurin (467)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 6:07 pm
Keeping you all in my prayers. My heart goes out to this family and all the families of missing children.. Please get them back home safe!

RIVER F (98)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 6:32 pm

Lily A (113)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 8:00 pm
noted and forwarded

Wolfweeps Pommawolf (251)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 9:15 pm
Noted and spread out thru my friends list...prayers are out onto the winds so we can bring this child back home to her family....

Isabelle X (1)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 11:42 pm
noted and sending prayers to god.

Sandra M Z (114)
Tuesday February 26, 2008, 11:42 pm
Prayers she will be found safe. Noted and forwarded. Thanks DsR

avril k (52)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 12:02 am
Noted and passed on.

Brenda H (29)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 1:35 am

Jennifer Adams (82)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 1:57 am
Passed on

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 2:53 am
Noted! Hope they find her!!!

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 4:04 am
Noted and sent it on. May the Angels protect this girl.

Ds R (45)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 4:55 am
FOR THOSE OF YOU WHO CHECK OUT SNOPES (a website the separates fact emails from fiction emails), this case is unique. SNOPES can not determine whether or not for a fact this is a hoax or not. FOR A FACT this little girl did disappear AND her body was never found. Now for parents to see "a" little girl clearly on camera and identify her as "their" little girl ALONG with a detailed description from a stranger that fits the description of their daughter to a T. Now I just find that to be creepy. If the parents have no doubt that their daughter is still out there....THEN I SAY THE SEARCH MUST CONTINUE!

Ds R (45)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 4:59 am
CORRECTION: "SNOPES can not determine whether or not for a fact this is a hoax or not".

I spoke incorrectly, I should've said SNOPES can not determine whether this case should be closed or not.

The case itself is not a hoax.

Authorities say the little girl drowned although no body was ever found AND the parents believe otherwise. Make sure to read the whole story on snopes AND the family's website to get a well rounded picture.

. (0)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 6:59 am
Noted. Passed on. Thanks.

Ann Kinney (98)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 7:07 am
Noted and sad. Hope this little girl is found.

. (0)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 7:20 am
I will pray that this little child will be founf safe and retured to her family. noted with sadness

Jose Suarez (17)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 4:32 pm
Noted, I hope they find this little girl.

Evelyn Z (300)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 5:03 pm

Lynda L (96)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 5:32 pm
Heartbreaking, how many of these little ones have been taken and sold. If Laws were better these little ones wouldn't be taken like this. But then there are monsters out there who will buy them..Yes, lets keep it going..

Kushanthi B (49)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 7:25 pm
noted.. thanx for sharing... i hope and pray that she is found and united with her family... every child is god's greatest gift to us.. so each one of them is so very precious...

Linda H (199)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 9:08 pm
Noted! With many prayers I will say let us please remember the family and all
who search and trust in God.

Ketty Ghazi (34)
Wednesday February 27, 2008, 11:59 pm
Noted & forwarded ! Im praying to be found & return safely to her home ...

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 28, 2008, 3:15 am
The World According to Snopes....hummmmm
Well, the fact remains that the kid id missing, and it has taken everybody less than one minute to take a look at her picture and memorize the face

It seems it takes more time than that doing research on Snope to try to "prove" this story is a hoax.....?????????

Ds R (45)
Thursday February 28, 2008, 4:35 am
Thanks for your straight forward point Cocomo!

Rebecca Y (63)
Thursday February 28, 2008, 9:55 am
noted - what a beautiful child, my heart breaks for her parents, thank you for posting.

Kristy W (180)
Thursday February 28, 2008, 2:56 pm
thanks, noted

Pamela Salomon (255)
Thursday February 28, 2008, 2:58 pm

Liz Sands (408)
Thursday February 28, 2008, 3:22 pm
noted thank you

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 28, 2008, 9:27 pm
I can not believe they still have not found her. Im praying for the family, and I will post this on several of my blogs.

Past Member (0)
Friday February 29, 2008, 12:02 am
thank you, noted, spread..

Maureen Clark (0)
Friday February 29, 2008, 3:22 am
Please God she will be found safe and well...soon

Stephanie Huyton (223)
Friday February 29, 2008, 5:37 am
Noted and will forward...Thank you....I pray she will be found safe and sound.

Past Member (0)
Friday February 29, 2008, 6:07 am
I hope she is found

best wishes

June R (125)
Friday February 29, 2008, 8:15 am
Their biz website and myspace have both been deleted?

This explains more...the little girl spotted has been proven NOT to be can see the tapes they're referring to here and read...

On Memorial Weekend 2006, little three-year-old Jewel Strong was visiting her grandparents in Panama City, Florida while her parents Racharel and Simona Strong where back home in Jonesboro, Georgia.

Jewel and her eighteen-year-old cousin were on a float in St. Andrews State Park when they drifted beyond the bounds of the park’s “kiddie pool” area and into an adjacent jetty channel with strong currents. The float overturned and Jewel’s cousin had to be rescued and rushed to the hospital.

A search ensued for little Jewel Strong but after a week of searching the Panama City Beach, authorities determined that she drowned. Since there was no proof, no body, no evidence that Jewel had drowned, the Strong’s continued searching for answers to what happened to their little girl.

Simona Strong stated that she and her family started to receive reports from many people that Jewel had been sighted in the company of three black women. In March 2007 someone contacted the Strong family and said that they had seen Jewel at the Golden Coral in Jacksonville, Florida in the company of three black women.
The family obtained the surveillance video and was given new hope that their daughter may still be alive.

“Clear as day. We just knew it was her, just to see her moving about for seven minutes we were sure,” said Simona Strong.

Then in August the Strong family got another lead. Jewel had reportedly been spotted in a Walgreens in Orlando. Once again the surveillance tapes were reviewed and it showed a little girl and a woman walking in and paying at the counter. Ironically, it seems that the woman may have been one of the three women on the surveillance video from the Golden Coral in Jacksonville.

Since the two alleged sightings of Jewel Strong who would now be four-years-old, the family has moved from Atlanta to Jacksonville in hopes of finding their daughter alive.

In September of 2007 Sheriff Frank McKeithen said at a press conference that the security video of a girl from an Orlando Walgreens was not 3-year-old Jewel Strong. He maintained that leads were followed up to secure the credit card transaction information of the lady in the Walgreens and concluded that the little girl with her was not Jewel.

The family has a birth certificate and other “documentation” to prove the girl shown is theirs and not Jewel, McKeithen said.

As far as the video of the little girl purported to be Jewel at the Golden Coral in Jacksonville, the Sheriff says, “You can’t say it’s her and you can’t say it’s not her.”

The Strongs maintain that they think Jewel was abducted during a chaotic situation and have a website set up to receive tips about their daughter. Although the sightings are unlikely Jewel, the Strong family will not give up hope until they know what happened to their daughter.


Cynthia S (22)
Friday February 29, 2008, 1:22 pm
This is so so scary . Will definitely be forwarded

Soledad Posac (60)
Saturday March 1, 2008, 7:55 am
Noted, thanks

Past Member (73)
Saturday March 1, 2008, 8:07 am

judy W (111)
Saturday March 1, 2008, 8:23 am
noted - and upset about this type of thing

Nevaeh M (75)
Saturday March 1, 2008, 8:57 am
noted & pass on i pray she found safe my prayers are in order for her and her family .

Ariel SunDolphin (276)
Saturday March 1, 2008, 9:51 am
I hope your precious little Child is brought home safe!
My heart goes out to you.

Kim K (314)
Saturday March 1, 2008, 9:57 am
I pray this child will be returned to her home, safe and sound ~Kim K ~

. (0)
Saturday March 1, 2008, 12:05 pm
i pray that she iws found and doing well

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 1, 2008, 3:40 pm
Thank you, noted and will forward, and keep her and her family in our prayers.

Brandy Huston (230)
Saturday March 1, 2008, 7:29 pm
Noted a while back and posted it too my group. My thoughts and prayers are with her and her family. I hope that they find her safe.

Mick Gill (119)
Sunday March 2, 2008, 7:03 am
keep hoping keep praying for her return my light shine and be a becan to her way home

Michael Owens (1647)
Sunday March 2, 2008, 8:02 am
noted thank you

Elle J (276)
Sunday March 2, 2008, 10:31 pm
Noted! Off to the Candle site to light a candle for her safe return. Her family must be beside themselves. I watched the videos several times and I would have to say even not knowing the child that it was most defintely her. God Bless and Protect her and return her home safely.

Jenny H (13)
Monday March 3, 2008, 12:52 pm
Let all just keep looking for her and hope for the safe return home.

Lucia D (152)
Monday March 3, 2008, 2:37 pm
Noted, thanks.

Robbie World (51)
Tuesday March 4, 2008, 2:24 am
I really hope they will find this little girl

Past Member (0)
Friday March 7, 2008, 4:05 am
Every child is precious!! Thanks for posting this!!

Dino Genco (1)
Monday May 5, 2008, 3:57 pm

. (0)
Wednesday June 11, 2008, 7:24 pm
This has been a long time this is sad I pray they find her but, the longer they are gone its harder to find. In my heart I only pray she will be found safe. Thanks

Kathy W (299)
Wednesday June 11, 2008, 7:32 pm
Sadly noted. My heart goes out to her family. I hope they find her very soon. Be safe Jewel and hope you are home soon.

Signe Robertson (24)
Friday July 11, 2008, 3:44 am
Aw, I hope everything goes well... One of the cutest kids I've ever seen!

Signe Robertson (24)
Friday July 11, 2008, 3:48 am
Oh dear, I took the time to read about this child on the internet and it says this girl disappeared on wild water about three years ago and is very likely dead. How sad in that case. I hope there's the slightest chance left, that she's still alive somewhere, all you can do is hope!

Signe Robertson (24)
Friday July 11, 2008, 3:51 am
about two years ago* sorry

Charley H (0)
Thursday December 31, 2009, 5:02 pm
aw, geez.

Lesley Charlton (1)
Friday July 12, 2013, 12:47 am
So sorry to read this. Bookmarked the site and will try to help as much as possible .

Michael A (28)
Monday February 17, 2014, 11:16 am

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Monday February 17, 2014, 11:17 am
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