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In trouble again

Man pardoned by Governor Barbour involved in shooting

Thank goodness it's Friday afternoon and we saw a little sunshine. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

He was pardoned by Governor Haley Barbour last year for a sale of marijuana charge, now Wayne Harris, is involved in a shooting that left one man dead.

Plus, Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves is proposing a $7.5 million program to help schools hire trained and armed law enforcement officers to work on campus.

State Treasurer Lynn Fitch is talking about education reform. She is proposing to the legislature a package called Financial Literacy.

In sports, one of the state's top high school football players verbally commits to Ole Miss.

Overcast and 68 degrees in the metro. Get your full First Alert Forecast.

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