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Afternoon update: SE Mo. soldier remembered

Family and friends paid respects today to Spc. James Burnett, Jr. in Advance, Mo. Family and friends paid respects today to Spc. James Burnett, Jr. in Advance, Mo.
A mobile home in Ky. was cut in half by a fallen tree this morning. A mobile home in Ky. was cut in half by a fallen tree this morning.

Good afternoon, here are some of the stories we are working to bring you for tonight's Heartland News and on kfvs12.com...

Family and friends are remembering a local hero as a second Memorial Service is underway for Spc. James Burnett, Jr. at the old high school gymnasium in Advance.

A falling tree cut a mobile home virtually in half, narrowly missing the home owner this morning in McCracken County.

There were quite a few wrecks overnight and Sunday and sadly, one involved the death of two people.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says two people died in single-vehicle crash late-Saturday evening on Boskeydell road.

A late-morning crash this morning  injured four people in Scott County.

McCracken County authorities are searching for a driver who left the scene after a crash early Sunday morning that seriously injured two people.

Some food pantries in Missouri can expect the arrival soon of what has become a season offering - venison.

Don't get the snow sled and shovels out just yet. Laura Wibbenmeyer says we may see a few flurries towards the morning hours, however no accumulation is expected.

Chad Fryman will have more on Illinois firing their head football coach in sports.

Check out this story- it has been getting a lot of clicks on our facebook page: Ohio puts 200-pound third-grader in foster care

Have a great evening,

James Long
KFVS12 Web Producer
Kfvs12.com

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