Gimme shelter! - - Jackson, MS

Gimme shelter!

Jackson shelters open for those in need

Ice cold and windy in the Jackson metro area on this first Monday afternoon of 2014. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

With the temperatures dropping, some folks are looking for a warm place to stay. We have a list of shelters as temperatures go below freezing.

The Hinds County School district was forced to dismiss two schools early due to a power outage in the area.

Plus, Atmos Energy Corporation says beware of a widespread email scam which portrays a bogus bill from Atmos Energy.

In sports, the big Auburn/Florida State battle. Highlights and the final score.

A bone chilling 25 degrees under clear skies, but it feels like 14 with the wind. Be sure to watch your full First Alert Forecast.

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