Deadly Winter Storm - - Jackson, MS

Deadly Winter Storm

At Least 10 Dead Across the Nation

Good evening this is Maggie Wade with some of the stories we'll have for you tonight at 10 on WLBT.

Deaths are being reported in several states including California as the nation is gripped by a severe winter storm.  Mississippi is also feeling the impact.

Police continue investigating the murder of a Wingfield High School Student, two teenagers have been arrested. 15 year old Destinee Ford was shot to death after a group got into a fight near the school.

A federal lawsuit over overtime pay has been dismissed against the State Department of Corrections. We'll have details.

Freezing rain and light snow have been reported north of our area, but what is in store for us? We'll have your First Alert Forecast and help you prepare for the weekend!

And Sports Director Rob Jay says the weather did not stop Championship Weekend for high school football teams, and many are remembering former USM head basketball coach, M.K. Turk.

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