Severe Weather Hits The State - - Jackson, MS

Severe Weather Hits The State

Heavy rain and Tornado Watch

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

Metro Jackson remains under a tornado watch until 1 a.m.  That includes the Jackson metro area. High winds could bring down trees and power lines.

A 91 year old Ridgeland woman is found beaten to death, her 35 year old grandson is now charged with her murder.

Friends, faculty and family members gather at Bailey APAC Middle School to remember a 14 year old who died during a football tryout practice.

We are not out of the woods yet!  Chief Meteorologist Dave Roberts and our First Alert Weather team are tracking the storms.

And Sports Director Rob Jay says the highlight tape of a Brookhaven linebacker has gone viral and he'll have tonight's Olympic Medal Count.

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