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State Lawmaker Pushes for Police Body Cameras

 Espy Wants Legislation To Provide Body Cameras

Good evening this is Maggie Wade with some of the stories you'll see tonight on WLBT at 10.

State Representative Chuck Espy is citing deaths in Ferguson, Missouri and New York City as reasons Mississippi lawmakers should take action to provide officers with body cameras.

The rating for Jackson's water and sewer revenue bonds has been downgraded.  That could mean higher water rates for those who live in the city.

New at ten..Patrick House is in town to support Special Olympics.  We'll take you to the event that helps athletes compete in the state and nationally.

It really is  December but it doesn't feel like it! Walt Grayson is here with your First Alert Forecast and will tell us if it will ever feel like the Christmas season.

And Sports Director Chris Hudgison says Alcorn State wants to make a statement, he'll tell us what it is, and Pro Football Hall of Famer, Earl Campbell  was in Jackson tonight to support the Mississippi Brain Injury Association and the Salute to Our Heroes Gala.

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