Former WLBT meteorologist sentenced - - Jackson, MS

Former WLBT meteorologist sentenced

Eric Law sentenced for sexual battery of 15-year-old girl

The temperature is dropping on an overcast, misty Tuesday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Former WLBT Meteorologist Eric Law has been sentenced to serve 8 years in prison after pleading guilty to a charge of sexual battery in Madison Circuit Court.

Plus, Pearl Police would like your help in finding two shoplifting suspects involved in an October 29th incident at the Pearl Walmart.

And, an atheist group and the Rankin County School District have settled a lawsuit over allegations that high school students were forced to attend on-campus programs where fellow students urged them to turn to Jesus for hope and eternal life.

In sports, all eyes are on the Egg Bowl; more previews.

Overcast skies and 42 degrees but it feels like 37. Be sure to watch your full First Alert Forecast.

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