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Stories WDAM is working on today

By Kevin Wheeler - bio | email 

MOSELLE, MS (WDAM) - Here are some of the stories we are working on today (March 29).

- Mississippi legislators passed a bill that would restructure chronically low-performing schools. 

- U.S. Congressman Gregg Harper is speaking to Bassfield students.

- The murder trial of Johnny Ray Sims begins in Jeff Davis County.  He is accused of raping and stabbing his neighbor's seven year old grandchild in 2006.

- A man was stabbed to death during an altercation in State Line, Mississippi.

-A Laurel police officer shoots subject to death.

- Tuesday is the big centennial celebration for USM.  We'll have a preview of the day's activities and what you can expect.  We will be live from the campus of USM for our 5 & 6 newscasts.

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