Afternoon update: Rain, fears of plant shutdown, job hunting - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Afternoon update: Rain, fears of plant shutdown, car in apartment

Viewer Heather Huck from Bloomsdale, Mo. sent us this picture of her Cardinal cheerleader pumpkin. Send your pumpkin pics to cnews@kfvs12.com! Viewer Heather Huck from Bloomsdale, Mo. sent us this picture of her Cardinal cheerleader pumpkin. Send your pumpkin pics to cnews@kfvs12.com!

Good afternoon to you.  I hope you've stayed dry in the rain.  Bob Reeves says we still have some light rain in the Heartland and it will be cooler until a bit of a warm up at the beginning of the weekend.  On the go?  Download our KFVS weather app for Android and iPhones.  Just search for "KFVS" in your app store.

In news today, Holly Brantley investigates fears of a popular Poplar Bluff plant shutdown.

Hundreds gathered in Harrisburg today hoping to find an employer willing to hire them.  Julia Bruck went to Harrisburg and saw a lot of people speaking with employers and handing out resumes.

An elderly woman was killed after a vehicle drove into her living room at the Jackson Senior Apartments Monday.

Most parents will tell you, raising children is a tough job, but what about doing it for the second time?  Local grandparents and relatives came to a conference in Cape Girardeau to learn more about the challenges of raising a small child in today's world.

A Cape Girardeau teen was sentenced to five years probation after he was caught by police locked in a store with stolen clothes and dog treats.

The McCracken County Sheriff's Department is looking for a woman police say obtained a driver's license using false information.

Four U.S. senators and health officials from the cities hosting the World Series are urging the baseball players union to agree to a ban on chewing tobacco at games and on camera. 

Keep those pumpkins pics a coming!  We've received some very creative Jack-o-lanterns.  Check them out here.  Send in your pics to cnews@kfvs12.com or upload them at http://cnews.kfvs12.com.  Remember to include your name, where it was taken and a description.

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