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1 Fatality, 5 Injured in Storms and Tornado

Governor Declares State of Emergency

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

Teams are still assessing damage from a tornado that left one person dead and five others injured in East Mississippi. We'll have video from Skycopter of some of the hardest hit areas.

Outraged parents want to know why sewage is backing up into toilets and sinks at Key Elementary School in Jackson, making their children sick.  Jessica Bowman will have details.

New at ten.. A candlelight vigil is held tonight for slain Jackson Police Detective Eric Smith. Joe Barnes shows us how the community is coming together to remember the fallen officer and his work with JPD.

Is it Friday yet?  Better weather is on the way! Colder temperatures tonight will give way to warmer temperatures and the sun will come out tomorrow! Meteorologist Dave Roberts will have your First Alert Forecast!

And Sports Director Rob Jay says for the second time this week Jackson State is in mourning, and a former interim coach at Alcorn State is now the football coach at Terry High School.

All the latest news, weather and sports at msnewsnow.com, on our facebook page and you can follow us on twitter! Remember you will see any breaking news here first!

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