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Tragic end

86-year-old Hinds Co. man drowns in swimming pool

Clear skies and warming up this Thursday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

The Hinds County Coroner has confirmed that a Hinds County man drowned this morning, in his swimming pool in Byram.

Plus, dive teams from Madison and Ridgeland wrapped up their 2nd day of searching the pond across from missing Madison County toddler Myra Lewis' home in Camden.

And, 78-year-old Walter Williams, the Holmes County man who woke up in a body bag at a funeral home, has died.

In sports, find out if Victoria Vivians is able to help Scott Central hold on to the crown of 2-A state champs.

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