Downtown Building Goes Up In Flames - - Jackson, MS

Downtown Building Goes Up In Flames

Smoke Seen Miles Away

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

A building in the 400 block of West Capitol Street next to the Dreamz nightclub caught fire this evening.  Heavy smokes could be seen miles away. Roslyn Anderson will have details.

Breaking news.. Another pedestrian is hit by a car in Jackson, this time near the Walmart on Highway 18.

People across the nation and here in Mississippi remember the March On Washington and the "I Have a Dream" speech delivered 50 years ago today by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  We'll take you to a special remembrance at the State Capitol tonight.

The heat is coming back!  Chief Meteorologist Dave Roberts says the low humidity gave us some pleasant days but in case you needed a reminder, summer is still here.

And Sports Director Rob Jay says an announcement by Biloxi's Mayor on baseball has caused a stir in the metro area he'll tell us why and how it involves the Mississippi Braves and he'll have a look ahead to the big Pearl and Brandon football game!

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