More than haircuts and trucks - - Jackson, MS

More than haircuts and trucks

Barber shop, trucking business conceal drug operation

Can you say sunny Thursday afternoon in the metro? Yes! At last. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

The owner of a Hinds County business has been taken into police custody after the Hinds County Sheriff's Office seized 110 pounds of marijuana from the business property off of E. Beasley Road this morning.

Plus, two Jackson men plead guilty to federal drug charges related to an extensive investigation dubbed "Operation Paperchase."

And a 41-year-old Picayune man was arrested Wednesday for one count of possession of child pornography.

Also, the ill-fated cruise ship Carnival Triumph is finally within sight of land and we have Skycopter video.

In sports, more hoops scores and highlights.

Clear skies and 58 degrees in the metro. Don't miss your full First Alert Forecast.

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