Governor orders new election - - Jackson, MS

Governor orders new election

A new election has been ordered for Hazlehurst.

A chilly Monday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Hazlehurst voters have been ordered back to the polls by the governor for the alderman race from May 2012 over irregularities.

The troubled Hinds County Detention Center now has a new jail administrator.

Plus, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is now confirming a third death from Saturday's storm system.

In sports, Mississippi State takes on UNLV in the Las Vegas classic basketball tournament.

Scattered clouds and 43 degrees but it feels like 38. Be sure to watch your full First Alert Forecast.

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