Happy Thursday afternoon. No 90 degree temperatures and clear skies in the Jackson Metro are. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.
Ridgeland police have arrested a credit union employee in connection with a robbery Tuesday.
Plus, construction on The District at Eastover is ramping up as demolition begins on buildings at the Old Mississippi School for the Blind.
And, moving closer to the brink of a government shutdown, House Republicans vowed today they won't simply accept the stopgap legislation that is likely to remain after Senate Democrats strip away a plan to dismantle President Barack Obama's health care law.
In sports, more on the big showdown between Ole Miss and Alabama.
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