SEMO breaks Jacksonville State’s 36-game winning streak with 37-14 win

The Redhawks have ended Jacksonsville State’s 36-game winning streak.
Missing Cape Girardeau man may be headed to St. Louis
 First Alert: Sunny, windy, warmer Saturday
 Mission to Mercury blasts off
Police asking for nationwide assistance in locating missing endangered WI girl

Teacher who protected students in school shooting to be SIU Homecoming grand marshal

Jason Seaman, the teacher who protected students during a school shooting in May, is coming back to Carbondale as Grand Homecoming Marshal.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  MoDOT plans to make repairs on Bill Emerson Bridge in 2019
In a few months, the Missouri Department of Transportation plans to make repairs on the Bill Emerson Memorial Bridge.
Cape Girardeau PD Asst. Chief retires
Cape Girardeau Police Department’s Assistant Chief Jack Wimp retired on Friday, Oct. 19.
Boarding ramp for wheelchair-bound passengers donated to Honor Flight
A passenger boarding ramp for wheelchair-bound passengers was donated to the Veterans Honor Flight of Southern Illinois.

Poplar Bluff PD looking for sex offender

Authorities in Poplar Bluff are looking for a sex offender who has not reported his new address.

  5 arrested in ongoing drug investigation in Perry Co., IL

5 people have been arrested in an ongoing drug investigation in Perry County.
Man arrested in connection to Graves Co. burglary investigation
Current boil water orders in the Heartland
Graves Co., KY man arrested after excavator vandalized

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Deputy cuffs crying 8-year-old boy who walked away from elementary school

The boy’s mother said her son is mentally disabled and often wanders away from the school.

Police retrieve 63 remains of fetuses from Detroit funeral home

Police discovered 27 fetuses stored in freezers and more in boxes. The discovery comes a week after 11 remains were discovered at another business.

SPORTS

SEMO breaks Jacksonville State’s 36-game winning streak with 37-14 win

MVC men’s basketball preseason poll released

The 2018-19 men’s basketball poll for the Missouri Valley Conference has been released.

COMMUNITY

Cape Girardeau PD Asst. Chief retires
Road closure in Jackson, MO expected to last 3 weeks
Free veterans breakfast in Carbondale, IL

HEARTLAND VOTES

  McCaskill, Hawley debate in St. Louis
Challenge for indicted Republicans: Win re-election
GOP on defense to explain pre-existing condition protections
  Voters confused after inaccurate information sent out