Mississippi River Bridge Back Open - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Mississippi River Bridge Back Open

18 Wheeler Accident Shut Bridge Down

Good evening this is Maggie Wade with some of the stories you'll see tonight on WLBT after our Olympic coverage.

It took hours but tonight traffic is moving again, in both directions on the Mississippi River Bridge at I-20 in Vicksburg. We'll have the latest on the accident that shut it down for so long.

A former youth minister at a Raymond church has been arrested and charged in a case involving a teenage boy.

What does Mississippi law say about corporal punishment and its use to discipline students? Annette Peagler investigates and will have details.

Freezing rain, snow and ice for the first part of the week, temperatures in the 70's by the weekend!  Chief Meteorologist Dave Roberts will take us through the First Alert Forecast.

And Sports Director Rob Jay will have highlights of the Mississippi State, Georgia basketball game and the latest on the USA medal count at the Olympics!

All the latest news, weather and sports at msnewsnow.com, on our facebook page and you can follow us on twitter!  Remember you will see any breaking news here first!

Powered by Frankly