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The list is growing

Chokwe Lumumba's son announces candidacy for Jackson mayor

Much different weather from yesterday. A rainy and cooler Tuesday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Add the son of Jackson's late Mayor Chokwe Lumumba to the ever expanding list of candidates running to fill the vacancy left by his father's death.

Plus, two wrecks this morning, just minutes apart, involved Brandon Police Department officials.

And, David Weakley is serving 21 years at Parchman for possession of cocaine, carjacking, and possession of stolen property, but our investigation uncovered pictures of Weakley posing with a cell phone inside prison walls.

In sports, SWAC tournament action is underway and we'll have scores and highlights.

Light rain and 65 degrees. Be sure to watch your full First Alert Forecast.

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