Good Friday afternoon and overcast with the threat of rain in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.
We continue to uncover new information about inmates being held too long
at the Hinds County Detention Facility without a trial.
Metro area law enforcement setting up traffic checkpoints to keep you safe during the Easter Holiday weekend.
And, we have more highlights of last night's debate between Jackson mayoral candidates Chokwe Antar Lumumba and Tony Yarber aired lived on WLBT. The runoff election is April 22nd.
In sports, an all time Atlanta Braves great is in town for the MBraves game at Trustmark Park.
Overcast and 70 degrees. Watch your full First Alert Forecast.
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The judge complimented Michael Rotondo, who represented himself, for his legal research, but ruled against him.