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Community remembers boy killed in fire, Emerson to retire, Royal baby

The Bunker community remembers two little boys who died in a weekend fire. The Bunker community remembers two little boys who died in a weekend fire.
U.S. Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson is retiring in February. U.S. Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson is retiring in February.
The community of Hayti is coming together to raise money for 2-month-old Annistyn Rackley who has a rare liver disease. The community of Hayti is coming together to raise money for 2-month-old Annistyn Rackley who has a rare liver disease.
Family members of a Caruthersville woman want to know why her grave was damaged. Family members of a Caruthersville woman want to know why her grave was damaged.
Work started to add an MRI unit to Union County Hospital. Work started to add an MRI unit to Union County Hospital.

A house fire claimed the lives of two little boys, ages three months and two years. Now, the town of Bunker is coming together to remember the two. Todd Tumminia talked with the mother of the boys about this tragedy. Hear what she has to say tonight on Heartland News at 9 and 10.

United States Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson has announced her retirement effective February 2013. Emerson will become President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association. Christy Millweard spoke with Rep. Emerson today. Hear more on Heartland News at 9 and 10.

Racially motivated or a careless prank? A Caruthersville family is angry after someone vandalized a grave in a predominately African American cemetery. Holly Brantley talked to the family about why they think the headstone was damaged.

Three people were arrested in a marijuana sting in Weakley and Union counties after 15 pounds of high grade marijuana was found.

Two men were arrested in connection to an alleged threat that was made on Friday in Doniphan, Mo.

Marion, Ill. police arrested a bank robbery suspect trying to get away on a bicycle today.

On Saturday, a Hayti couple learned their 2-month-old daughter has a rare liver disease. She goes into surgery tomorrow that will likely lead to a live transplant. Holly talked with people in the community who are raising money to help the family.

A bill up for approval would help future college students and their parents sort through all the information to find the perfect school. Allison Twaits talked to a student and high school counselor about how this could help students.

Employees at a Jackson business are offering to wrap your Christmas presents in exchange for a donation to the Backpacks for Friday program.

Union County Hospital is growing with a project two years in the making beginning to take shape. Work just began on a new MRI unit.

Prince William and Kate Middleton announced today they are expecting their first child.

Today is a special anniversary for the communications industry. It was 20 years ago that Neil Papworth sent the first ever text message.

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