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Parenting techniques for the tough moments, effects of childhood program cuts in IL

Cuts to early childhood programs in Illinois could leave many kids vulnerable to falling into a life of crime. Cuts to early childhood programs in Illinois could leave many kids vulnerable to falling into a life of crime.
Tonight at 10, we'll explore the complicated world of parenting and how you can keep your cool in tough situations. Tonight at 10, we'll explore the complicated world of parenting and how you can keep your cool in tough situations.
Dionta Bratcher was sentenced to seven years for robbery, five years for aggravated battery and 364 days for battery. Dionta Bratcher was sentenced to seven years for robbery, five years for aggravated battery and 364 days for battery.
Dustin Lee Travis, 19, was charged with counts of rape, sodomy and incest. Dustin Lee Travis, 19, was charged with counts of rape, sodomy and incest.
Parents say they ordered a $2,300 headstone through the cemetery in 2010 for their son, and haven't received it. Parents say they ordered a $2,300 headstone through the cemetery in 2010 for their son, and haven't received it.

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Cuts to early childhood programs in Illinois could leave many kids vulnerable to falling into a life of crime. Arnold Wyrick tells the story tonight at 9 and 10.

On Heartland News at 10, Christy Millweard will bring you a story on parenting. No one said it was easy, but what happens when those bad days add up? Do your words and actions go too far? She'll explore the complicated world of parenting and how you can keep your cool in tough situations.

A former SIU student convicted of robbery has been sentenced to serve time behind bars. Dionta Bratcher was sentenced to seven years for robbery, five years for aggravated battery and 364 days for battery.

A Sikeston teen has been charged with multiple sexual related crimes, according to Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter. Dustin Lee Travis, 19, was charged with counts of rape, sodomy and incest.

Crystal Britt talked to two Butler County families demanding answers after they felt robbed in their darkest hours. You can click here for more on "I-Team investigates: Grave Disappointment in Butler County."

A proposal to designate an official anthem of Missouri appears to have hit a flat note in a legislative committee. Sikeston native Neal E. Boyd wants lawmakers to designate a song that he wrote called the "Missouri Anthem" as the official state anthem. But his pitch received mixed reviews. Find out why by clicking here.

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