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Flood insurance in jeopardy

Temperatures are dropping as the weekend approaches. I'm Howard Ballou with Friday's look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Could you lose your flood insurance? If state lawmakers don't repeal a section of current law, it could happen. Capitol reporter Mike McDaniel will explain.

Speaking of insurance, six Mississippians have been indicted for unemployment insurance fraud. One is from Jackson.

Plus, a Vicksburg pilot suffers only minor injuries after crash landing his plane in a Cypress, Texas, school parking lot Thursday night. We've got the video.

And, getting more minority students interested in medical degrees. That's the aim of a nationwide tour that made a stop at Jackson State University today.

Alcorn State is looking for a new football coach after Melvin Spears gets the ax. Sports Director Rob Jay will have that and all of your scores and highlights.

How low will the temperature go this weekend? Chief Meteorologist Barbie Bassett will have your full First Alert Forecast.

Of course, you will see any breaking news first on WLBT and you can follow us on Facebook, Twitter and www.wlbt.com.

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