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Murray dorm fire case, Illinois bus crash, Bald Knob Cross

Jerry Walker Jr. will still have to face tampering charges in connection to a deadly Murray St. dorm fire (Source: Calloway County Jail). Jerry Walker Jr. will still have to face tampering charges in connection to a deadly Murray St. dorm fire (Source: Calloway County Jail).
A southern Ill. man was taken into custody after his truck rear ended a school bus. A southern Ill. man was taken into custody after his truck rear ended a school bus.
"The Light of the Cross Gospel Fest"  was held today in Union County (Source: Bald Knob Cross). "The Light of the Cross Gospel Fest" was held today in Union County (Source: Bald Knob Cross).

A judge won't dismiss tampering with evidence charges against a man who was acquitted during a second trial in connection to a Murray State University dorm fire.

A southern Illinois man was taken into custody after his pickup truck crashed into a school bus in Wayne County, Illinois.

Police in Ripley, Tennessee are investigating the death of a 24-year-old father who was found dead. His family says he was shot to death.

Investigators are trying to figure out who fired a gunshot through the window of an Obama campaign office in Denver.

What a beautiful day! But, Laura Wibbenmeyer says there's a chance of T-storms late Saturday night.

Gary Collins, an actor, television show host and former master of ceremonies for the Miss America Pageant, died Saturday, authorities said. He was 74.

A daredevil will try this weekend to become the first skydiver to break the sound barrier!

Always a good time, the 9th Annual Wiener Dog Race and Fashion Show was held today at the Anna City Park. We'll have more tonight on Heartland News.

"The Light of the Cross Gospel Fest" was today at the Bald Knob Cross of Peace in Alto Pass, Ill. Arnold Wyrick was in Alto Pass and has the details tonight at 5.

Josh Frydman will have SIU, SEMO & Alabama-Mizzou football highlights.

The Tenn. State Tigers come to Houck Stadium tonight to take on the Redhawks in an OVC match-up.  If you can't make it to the game Todd Richards hosts the live WebCast at 6.

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