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State Supreme Court Weighs Pardon Controversy

Good evening, this is Maggie Wade with some of the stories you'll see tonight at 10 on WLBT.

The pardon controversy is now in the hands of the State Supreme Court.  Justices will decide whether pardons granted by former governor Haley Barbour are valid.  This as family members of victims say they finally feel they have a voice in the process.  We'll have their reaction.

A special 3 On Your Side Investigation tonight on thousands of big trucks and many trains that carry some kind of hazardous chemical through the metro area.  Warren Strain tells us why we should be concerned.

A 42 year old Mississippi soldier has died in Afghanistan.  We'll have the latest on the Mooreville native.

People around the state sound off on a proposal to re-name the Gulf of Mexico, Gulf of America.  A state lawmaker says it was a joke to make a point, but some are saying it is just not funny.

Clouds and rain are expected to move in by Friday night followed by a big drop in the temperatures.  Chief Meteorologist Barbie Bassett will have your First Alert Forecast.

And Sports Director, Rob Jay will have highlights of the Ole Miss and Mississippi State basketball game. 

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