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State ABC agents bust moonshine still

The Jackson metro area remains in the freezer on this Tuesday afternoon. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

It's not exactly Elliot Ness and the Untouchables breaking up one of Al Capone's illegal alcohol operations, but law enforcement officers busted a moonshine still in Brandon this morning.

Plus, Entergy Mississippi customers are about to see a rate increase of roughly 4 percent in early 2014.

And, an overnight standoff in Pearl ended peacefully, and one man is in custody. But police say a toddler was in the home during the tense situation.

In sports, highlights of JSU's basketball battle with Alabama State and more.

Clear skies and 31 degrees but it feels like 24. Watch your full First Alert Forecast.

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