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Pastor's wife charged, Brief inmate escape, Showers with bacteria

Beth Lynnette Allen, 36, is charged with the endangering welfare of a child-1st degree. Beth Lynnette Allen, 36, is charged with the endangering welfare of a child-1st degree.
Police arrested two men about an hour after they walked away from a work detail in Murphysboro. (Source: Arnold Wyrick) Police arrested two men about an hour after they walked away from a work detail in Murphysboro. (Source: Arnold Wyrick)
Doctors say you could find bacteria in your showerhead. Doctors say you could find bacteria in your showerhead.
A contractor has successfully placed a replacement span at the Eggners Ferry Bridge over Kentucky Lake. A contractor has successfully placed a replacement span at the Eggners Ferry Bridge over Kentucky Lake.

The wife of an East Prairie, Mo. pastor charged with statutory sodomy and possession of child porn is charged with endangering the welfare of a child.

Police arrested two men who walked away from a work detail in Murphysboro this afternoon. Arnold Wyrick was there with his camera rolling as the men were arrested.

Could your shower be putting your health at risk?  From everyday allergies to chronic lung disease, doctors say your shower could be to blame. Holly Brantley talked to a Bloomfield woman who says her shower aggravated her allergies.

A contractor has successfully placed a replacement span at the Eggners Ferry Bridge over Kentucky Lake. Workers hope to finish installing the span by Memorial Day after a cargo ship knocked out a 322 foot section in January.

Police are investigating after a home caught fire in Gideon with children inside this morning.  A car outside the home was also vandalized.

A Florida mother who fatally shot her four children before killing herself this morning called three of the kids who had sought help from a neighbor back to the house before firing the fatal shots, authorities said.

A home in Marion, Ill. was badly damaged in a fire yesterday afternoon.

Jackson Police are urging residents to keep their cars and homes locked after several cars and homes were burglarized.

Police arrested three people on several drug charges after finding an active meth lab in Cadiz, Ky.

Missouri's elder abuse law could soon be expanded to protect older citizens from financial exploitation.

Missouri added about 6,000 jobs in April as its seasonally adjusted unemployment rate edged down slightly.

You can still sign up online for the 5KFVS run/walk which is this Saturday.

Have a good night!

Christy Hendricks
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