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Capitol Street makeover

Capitol St. project to create two-way traffic

Happy Friday afternoon! I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Barricades are in place along Capitol Street from Congress to Gallatin Streets in preparation for work to begin reversing Capitol Street from one-way to two-way traffic.

An attorney wants a judge to delay the Aug. 19 trial of former Mendenhall Mississippi police chief Bruce Barlow.

Plus, Hinds County Board of Supervisors president, Robert Graham says the county can't foot the bill for a primary election for District 2 and 4 seats and Graham says the county doesn't have to.

In sports, find out who's leading in the Sanderson Farms golf tournament.

Broken clouds in the metro and 87 degrees but it feels like 93. Get your complete weekend out look in your First Alert Forecast.

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