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Storms in the Heartland, Harrisburg h.s. basketball coach placed on probation

These are storm clouds that were moving in over Pinckneyville earlier today. (Source: cNews) These are storm clouds that were moving in over Pinckneyville earlier today. (Source: cNews)
A Farmington man talks about what he remembers from 50 years ago of the worst submarine disaster in U.S. history. A Farmington man talks about what he remembers from 50 years ago of the worst submarine disaster in U.S. history.
A Harrisburg high school basketball coach has been placed on probation for the next season. A Harrisburg high school basketball coach has been placed on probation for the next season.
DAngelis M. Chambers has been charged after police say he barricaded himself inside a Carbondale home. DAngelis M. Chambers has been charged after police say he barricaded himself inside a Carbondale home.

Good evening,

Some storms made their way through Heartland earlier this evening and more may be on their way. Bob Reeves and Laura Wibbenmeyer will have more on the latest tonight at 9 and 10.

You can click here for our story on the latest storm reports and power outages.

We also have a slideshow of weather pictures viewers have sent us. You can send us your weather pictures to cNews@kfvs12.com. Don't forget to include your name and where you're from.

Investigators ruled a texting pilot is what contributed to a helicopter crash near Mosby, Mo. in 2011. Christy Millweard talked to a helicopter pilot today and found out just how much concentration is required to operate such a vehicle.

Fifty years ago today, a United States crew reported a garbled message about having a "minor difficulty." That difficulty ended up being the deadliest submarine disaster in U.S. history. Todd Tumminia talked to a Farmington man today who remembers this event.

The Harrisburg high school's basketball coach is on probation for the next season after an investigation by the Illinois High School Sports Association. It all stems from several incidents that happened during the class 2A boys basketball state championship game with Seton Academy.

A Herrin man is facing charges after he reportedly barricaded himself in a Carbondale home this morning.

In national news, authorities say a gunman holding four firefighters in suburban Atlanta was shot dead when SWAT members stormed the home and that all the hostages are slightly injured but should be ok.

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

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