Murder-for-hire - - Jackson, MS


It's the Monday after the Super Bowl and now the lack-of-football blues is setting in. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

It's something you'd see at the movies, but this bizarre murder-for-hire scheme is real and now an inmate is in bigger trouble. Find out who were his targets and why in our exclusive report.

Ethan Van Sice, age 20 now, pleads guilty to vehicular homicide for an August 2010 crash that killed Madison-Ridgeland Academy teacher Leigh Anne Ward.

We have a follow up report on the high speed chase of two shoplifting suspects that began in Ridgeland and ended in Flowood, killing an innocent motorist.

A federal judge has temporarily blocked the execution of Mississippi death row inmate Edwin Hart Turner.

Plus, I'll show you a house that's causing upset for a Jackson community in tonight's Taking Back Our Neighborhoods report.

Sports Director Rob Jay has all of your Super Bowl 46 highlights and interviews after the Giants pull off a late fourth quarter defeat of the Patriots.

Clear skies and temperatures in the 50's. Chief Meteorologist Barbie Bassett will have your full First Alert Forecast.

Of course, you will see any breaking news first on WLBT and you can follow us on Facebook, Twitter and

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