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  • 8/14/18 - License To Pill

    8/14/18 - License To Pill

    8/14/18 - License To Pill

    "Our mission is to shine a light on the root of the problem and start the conversation on ways to stop opioid abuse..."

    "Our mission is to shine a light on the root of the problem and start the conversation on ways to stop opioid abuse..."

  • 8/7/18 - Summer Blood Drive

    8/7/18 - Summer Blood Drive

    8/7/18 - Summer Blood Drive

    "Imagine being in a terrible accident, and the only thing between you and death is the generosity of a total stranger..."

    "Imagine being in a terrible accident, and the only thing between you and death is the generosity of a total stranger..."

  • 8/2/18 - Stuff The Bus

    8/2/18 - Stuff The Bus

    8/2/18 - Stuff The Bus

    "Do you realize many Heartland families spend more on back to school supplies than they do on Christmas gifts?"

    "Do you realize many Heartland families spend more on back to school supplies than they do on Christmas gifts?"

  • 7/31/18 - Think Before You Type

    7/31/18 - Think Before You Type

    7/31/18 - Think Before You Type

    "The Heartland is not about being insulting, mean or hateful. It is about disagreeing while showing some respect..."

    "The Heartland is not about being insulting, mean or hateful. It is about disagreeing while showing some respect..."

  • 7/24/18 - Letter to the President

    7/24/18 - Letter to the President

    7/24/18 - Letter to the President

    "To the hard working Americans at Mid Continent Steel and Wire, I say you did this right..."

    "To the hard working Americans at Mid Continent Steel and Wire, I say you did this right..."

  • 7/17/18 - OK To Disagree

    7/17/18 - OK To Disagree

    7/17/18 - OK To Disagree

    "It’s about time we get back to the idea that it's OK to disagree..."

    "It’s about time we get back to the idea that it's OK to disagree..."

  • 7/12/18 - Pray 4

    7/12/18 - Pray 4

    7/12/18 - Pray 4

    "...as long as a plate doesn't threaten other religions, isn't vulgar or offensive in nature, it should be allowed."

    "...as long as a plate doesn't threaten other religions, isn't vulgar or offensive in nature, it should be allowed."

  • 7/10/18 - Fire Safety

    7/10/18 - Fire Safety

    7/10/18 - Fire Safety

    "Instinct tells me that our home would burn faster back when it was built than it would now because of advancements in materials and technology...not so fast."

    "Instinct tells me that our home would burn faster back when it was built than it would now because of advancements in materials and technology...not so fast."

  • 7/3/18 - Independence Day

    7/3/18 - Independence Day

    7/3/18 - Independence Day

    "...whether someone agrees with us or not has no bearing on one fact: we are all Americans."

    "...whether someone agrees with us or not has no bearing on one fact: we are all Americans."

  • 6/26/18 - Shivelbine's Music

    6/26/18 - Shivelbine's Music

    6/26/18 - Shivelbine's Music

    "I passed a place called Shivelbine's Music on Broadway in Cape Girardeau. I listened to my inner band kid and went in..."

    "I passed a place called Shivelbine's Music on Broadway in Cape Girardeau. I listened to my inner band kid and went in..."

  • 6/21/18 - Gift of Sight

    6/21/18 - Gift of Sight

    6/21/18 - Gift of Sight

    "One of the things I've noticed about the Heartland is that we take care of our own..."

    "One of the things I've noticed about the Heartland is that we take care of our own..."

  • 6/19/18 - Freedom of the Press

    6/19/18 - Freedom of the Press

    6/19/18 - Freedom of the Press

    "...it seems harder to find political issues that conservatives and liberals find common ground on. To me one of the most important is the Freedom of the Press."

    "...it seems harder to find political issues that conservatives and liberals find common ground on. To me one of the most important is the Freedom of the Press."

  • 6/14/18 - More Good News

    6/14/18 - More Good News

    6/14/18 - More Good News

    "I challenge you to watch newscasts in their entirety and see that we do bring you good news..."

    "I challenge you to watch newscasts in their entirety and see that we do bring you good news..."

  • 6/12/18 - Heartland's Best

    6/12/18 - Heartland's Best

    6/12/18 - Heartland's Best

    "These are our future leaders and we will depend on them to make the Heartland better..."

    "These are our future leaders and we will depend on them to make the Heartland better..."

  • 6/5/18 - Sport or Not a Sport

    6/5/18 - Sport or Not a Sport

    6/5/18 - Sport or Not a Sport

    "...sports in schools are generally where competition and athletic activity intersect..."

    "...sports in schools are generally where competition and athletic activity intersect..."

  • 5/31/18 - Summer Jobs

    5/31/18 - Summer Jobs

    5/31/18 - Summer Jobs

    "...teenagers are denied that first opportunity to show responsibility, get experience, and prove themselves..."

    "...teenagers are denied that first opportunity to show responsibility, get experience, and prove themselves..."

  • 5/29/18 - Open Conversation

    5/29/18 - Open Conversation

    5/29/18 - Open Conversation

    "...the solution is not simple and is unfortunately polarizing because so many people are passionate about their views..."

    "...the solution is not simple and is unfortunately polarizing because so many people are passionate about their views..."

  • 5/24/18 - Memorial Day

    5/24/18 - Memorial Day

    5/24/18 - Memorial Day

    "Memorial Day is the day we honor the brave men and women who gave their lives during military service so that we can be free.."

    "Memorial Day is the day we honor the brave men and women who gave their lives during military service so that we can be free.."

  • 5/22/18 - Duck Regatta

    5/22/18 - Duck Regatta

    5/22/18 - Duck Regatta

    "...I invite you to the Cape West Rotary Duck Regatta this Thursday at Cape Splash. It’s your chance to put service above self while having fun with your family..."

    "...I invite you to the Cape West Rotary Duck Regatta this Thursday at Cape Splash. It’s your chance to put service above self while having fun with your family..."

  • 5/10/18 - Greek Life

    5/10/18 - Greek Life

    5/10/18 - Greek Life

    "There are many advantages to being in a sorority or fraternity. But sometimes, stepping back and taking a breath is the right thing to do..."

    "There are many advantages to being in a sorority or fraternity. But sometimes, stepping back and taking a breath is the right thing to do..."

  • 5/8/18 - Big Ideas

    5/8/18 - Big Ideas

    5/8/18 - Big Ideas

    "Don't pass up the chance to create a new park, revitalize part of town, or create a family friendly event that will make your community better..."

    "Don't pass up the chance to create a new park, revitalize part of town, or create a family friendly event that will make your community better..."

  • 5/3/18 - Selfish Choices

    5/3/18 - Selfish Choices

    5/3/18 - Selfish Choices

    "There's a lot of selfishness taking place in cars these days..."

    "There's a lot of selfishness taking place in cars these days..."

  • 5/1/18 - Drug Monitoring

    5/1/18 - Drug Monitoring

    5/1/18 - Drug Monitoring

    "I'm calling on Missouri lawmakers to put their differences and special interests aside and get a statewide tracking system in place to help people in Missouri..."

    "I'm calling on Missouri lawmakers to put their differences and special interests aside and get a statewide tracking system in place to help people in Missouri..."

  • 4/26/18 - Tobacco Education

    4/26/18 - Tobacco Education

    4/26/18 - Tobacco Education

    "I also believe that we should focus our efforts on stopping Heartland middle and high school students from buying and using tobacco products..."

    "I also believe that we should focus our efforts on stopping Heartland middle and high school students from buying and using tobacco products..."

  • 4/19/18 - Heartland Parks

    4/19/18 - Heartland Parks

    4/19/18 - Heartland Parks

    "The minute the temperatures warm up, and they will, people across the Heartland will spend time enjoying the many city parks and all they have to offer."

    "The minute the temperatures warm up, and they will, people across the Heartland will spend time enjoying the many city parks and all they have to offer."

  • 4/16/18 - Big Brother

    4/16/18 - Big Brother

    4/16/18 - Big Brother

    Why is it a surprise to any of us that social media and internet providers can track us?

    Why is it a surprise to any of us that social media and internet providers can track us?

  • 4/9/18 - Work Zone Safety

    4/9/18 - Work Zone Safety

    4/9/18 - Work Zone Safety

    The average text takes five seconds to read. Traveling at 55 mph, you will travel more than the length of a football field...blindfolded

    The average text takes five seconds to read. Traveling at 55 mph, you will travel more than the length of a football field...blindfolded

  • 4/5/18 - Most Boring City

    4/5/18 - Most Boring City

    4/5/18 - Most Boring City

    "...the people of Cape Girardeau are certainly not boring"

    "...the people of Cape Girardeau are certainly not boring"

  • 4/2/18 - Arnold Killian

    4/2/18 - Arnold Killian

    4/2/18 - Arnold Killian

    "From severe weather to everyday maintenance, Arnold spent more hours here at KFVS than he did with his own family..."

    "From severe weather to everyday maintenance, Arnold spent more hours here at KFVS than he did with his own family..."

  • Contact

    Meet our new KFVS VP/GM: Chris Conroy

    Meet our new KFVS VP/GM: Chris Conroy

    "As I look at the Heartland with fresh eyes, I see a place with so much promise, a great quality of life, educational opportunities, and wonderful people."

    "As I look at the Heartland with fresh eyes, I see a place with so much promise, a great quality of life, educational opportunities, and wonderful people."

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