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Perryville Board of Alderman met today to decide if they will accept the Police Chief's resignation. Perryville Board of Alderman met today to decide if they will accept the Police Chief's resignation.
The 13th rail car to be removed today from a February Union Pacific train derailment. The 13th rail car to be removed today from a February Union Pacific train derailment.
TJ Lane appeared in court today wearing this shirt. TJ Lane appeared in court today wearing this shirt.
? © © Kalamazoo police got a surprise when they checked the trunk of car. ? © © Kalamazoo police got a surprise when they checked the trunk of car.

Good evening,

Perryville's Board of Alderman met tonight to decide whether or not to accept the chief of police's resignation. Christy Millweard was in Perryville and will have more tonight at 9 and 10.

Talk of new gun control legislation is contributing to a shortage of some guns and ammunition nationwide. That shortage is now impacting another gun issue – concealed carry qualification. Arnold Wyrick will have more on this story tonight at 9 and 10.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Office arrested two Murphysboro residents March 11 in connection with 56 area auto burglaries.

The Lilbourn Police Chief says crews are removing the 13th rail car today from a Union Pacific train derailment from late February. You can click here for more.

Four people were arrested in Massac County after a meth lab investigation.

The U.S. Department of Labor says a nearly $2.2 million grant has been awarded to help 400 workers in Missouri affected by Hostess layoffs. The grant is to be used for training and re-employment services for the workers.

For the latest information on the NCAA tournament, visit our Men's NCAA Basketball Countdown to Tip-Off page.

In national news, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says at least 23 people have been urged to get rabies shots following the disclosure that four patients received organs from an infected donor.

A suburban Detroit grandmother was convicted today of second-degree murder for killing her teenage grandson last spring, as jurors rejected her claim that she shot him six times in self-defense.

A judge sentenced a smiling TJ Lane to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the murder of three students in Chardon, Ohio. Lane appeared in court wearing a white t-shirt with the word "KILLER" written in black magic marker. He then flipped his middle finger to the courtroom and mouthed the words to go along with the gesture.

Getting some laughs on our Facebook page today, Kalamazoo police officers on routine patrol said they encountered a suspicious person sitting in a parked vehicle behind a hotel around 2 a.m. this morning. What they found in the trunk will surprise you. Click here and make sure you watch the video!

Have a great evening,

Amber Ruch
County News Digital Content Producer
aruch@kfvs12.com
KFVS Hotline: 1-800-455-NEWS

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