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Mississippi River crest, Paducah Quilt Show, woman's trial delayed due to pregnancy

The Mississippi River is expected to crest on Friday. The Mississippi River is expected to crest on Friday.
The annual Quilt Show starts Thursday in Paducah. The annual Quilt Show starts Thursday in Paducah.
A woman's trial is delayed due to her pregnancy. A woman's trial is delayed due to her pregnancy.

Happy Thursday to you!

It was pretty cold on my drive into work early this morning, but Brian Alworth says the weather should be nice later today. Get the full forecast throughout the Breakfast Show or at kfvs12.com/weather.

The Mississippi River is expected to crest Friday. Tune in at 4:30 for full details about what this means for those who are dealing with flood issues.

Tennessee has designated August 31 as "Traditional Marriage Day". Learn more at 4:35 about why this is sparking controversy.

At 4:45, we'll have the latest developments in the Texas plant explosion.

Old Town Cape is holding their spring Commercial Open House today in downtown Cape Girardeau. 

Catch the most recent details at 5:14 on the shootings in Manchester, Illinois on Wednesday.

Tyler Profilet will be live this morning from the annual Quilt Show in Paducah starting at 5:32.

President Obama will join four former presidents for the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center on Thursday. Learn more at 6:15.

A team of doctors in Minneapolis have attempted to cure a 12-year-old with two very serious diseases. Find out at 6:23 why the doctors are calling this a potentially revolutionary treatment.

We'll bring you 12 minutes of commercial-free news starting at 6:45. Thursday's topics include the explosions in Alabama on Wednesday, the SIU fashion show, the latest on the building collapse in Bangladesh and more.

Head to kfvs12.com for details on why opponents of the Illinois medical marijuana bill call it dangerous. Also, Kentucky's former Agriculture Commissioner is expected to plead not guilty to charges brought against him and an Illinois woman's trial has been delayed because of her pregnancy.

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Have a nice morning!

Jen Baird
Digital Content Producer
KFVS12-Heartland News
jenniferbaird@kfvs12.com

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