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Five masked gunmen hold up Jackson convenience store

A hot, muggy 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.

Jackson Police are searching for five masked gunmen, wearing all black and hoodies,  involved in an armed robbery late last night.

Plus, a fired Ridgeland High School principal talks to us on camera about her termination and her fight to get her job back.

And, although much attention has been placed on a highly specialized isolation unit at Atlanta's Emory University Hospital, where two Americans suffering from the deadly Ebola virus are being treated, major medical centers like UMMC, also can care for Ebola patients, health experts say.

In sports, a look at Ole Miss' launch of two-a-days in preseason football camp.

Broken clouds and 92 degrees but it feels like 102. Watch your full First Alert Forecast.

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