"Once again...the House has been touched by tragedy" - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

"Once again...the House has been touched by tragedy"

Good Monday morning from MSNewsNow's Brandon Artiles!

Nature's thermostat has been turned way down as we start the day at 34 degrees.  Meteorologist Paul Williams will let us know how long this cold snap will last in his First Alert Forecast.

When the Mississippi State House of Representatives convenes today the memory of legislator of Jessica Upshaw will loom. Following her apparent suicide state leaders remember the lawmaker, the fifth MS legislator to die since November 2012.

Plus, sweet dreams for Ole Miss turned sour as the Rebels fell to La Salle in the NCAA tournament, missing a chance at the Sweet 16.  Coming up, we'll find out from Andy Kennedy and his players how they evaluated there season.

And, a heads-up for morning commuters who take I-20 near Highway 18.  We'll get you ready at the top of the hour.

All those stories and much more are headed your way.

Please join us from 5 to 7, and for more Mississippi News Now come on over to Fox 40 from 7 to 9.

Have a great Monday!

 

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