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Deadly fishing trip

Police ID recovered Reservoir boater

High winds and rain on this Thursday afternoon. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

The search for missing boater, 42 year old Reggie Puckett came to an end this morning after the Florence man's body was discovered in the Ross Barnett Reservoir.

Also, a random vehicle check at the Rankin County prison led to the arrest of two correctional officers.

In Greene County, a six-year-old girl was rescued after falling into an old, abandoned well.

And, it's official now. Hattiesburg Mayor Johnny DuPree keeps his seat after winning by 37 votes over his opponent.

In sports, Tee to Green with golf pro, Randy Watkins.

Light rain and 70 degrees in the metro. Don't miss your full First Alert Forecast.

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