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Water everywhere

Rising floodwaters force people from their homes

Friday afternoon has finally arrived and, for now, there is sunshine! I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

There were rescues in southern Mississippi after floodwaters from heavy rains washed some folks our of their homes this morning.

Plus, a Walthall County junior high teacher turned herself in to authorities and she has been arrested for having sex with students.

And, Ridgeland Police want your help locating Tarence Earl Wade, who is wanted in connection with a March 16 motor vehicle theft.

In sports, Jackson native and Ohio State forward LaQuinton Ross will bypass his senior season to enter this year's NBA draft.

Sunshine giving way to overcast skies and 75 degrees. Watch your full First Alert Forecast for the weekend, as well.

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