Suspicious SE Mo. fires - Mo. man charged with murder - Man accu - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Suspicious SE Mo. fires - Mo. man charged with murder - Man accused in shooting in Carbondale

There have been several suspicious fires around one SE Missouri town (Source: Source: Christy Millweard). There have been several suspicious fires around one SE Missouri town (Source: Source: Christy Millweard).
This man is accused of murdering a Cape Girardeau tattoo artist (Source: St. Francois County SO). This man is accused of murdering a Cape Girardeau tattoo artist (Source: St. Francois County SO).
A Murphysboro man is accused in a late night shooting in Carbondale. A Murphysboro man is accused in a late night shooting in Carbondale.

Good evening - 

Authorities in St. Francois County, Mo. are investigating several suspicious fires in the past couple of weeks. Christy Millweard was in St. Francois County and has the story later tonight on Heartland News.

Crews battled a house fire in Bollinger County Thursday afternoon.

Prosecutors have filed murder charges against a Bonne Terre man in connection to the death of Cape Girardeau tattoo artist. Learn the latest tonight at 10:00.

An East Prairie man is facing felony drug charges, according to the Mississippi County Sheriff's Office.

A Murphysboro man faces charges after a shooting in Carbondale left a person in critical condition.

Illinois became the 20th state in the nation to allow the medical use of marijuana Thursday.

Bob Reeves says a mix of clouds and sun tomorrow with highs 85-91.

One man is behind on a bill leaving hundreds of people with no water. That's what happened in Carbondale when the owner of a mobile home park was more than $90,000 behind on the water bill.

A man once honored for rescuing a family in the Ohio River won $750,000 from the Illinois Lottery.

IPA Day trending nationally on social media is just one of the many signs that American craft beer is on the rise!

And, picking up your favorite spirit mixer could soon become a one-stop shop in Carbondale. 

Have a great evening - 

James Long

Kfvs12.com Digital Content Producer

Facebook l Twitter l Google+ l Pinterest

Have a news tip? Give our newsroom a call at (800) 455-KFVS

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY was issued Friday due to threat of severe weather

    FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY was issued Friday due to threat of severe weather

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-07-21 03:46:10 GMT
    A First Alert Action Day has been declared for today, July 20 due to severe weather. (Source: KFVS)A First Alert Action Day has been declared for today, July 20 due to severe weather. (Source: KFVS)

    A First Alert Action Day was issued for Friday, July 20 due to the threat of significant severe weather late in the day and into the evening.

    A First Alert Action Day was issued for Friday, July 20 due to the threat of significant severe weather late in the day and into the evening.

  • New soybean tariffs worry Heartland farmers

    New soybean tariffs worry Heartland farmers

    Friday, July 20 2018 10:21 PM EDT2018-07-21 02:21:49 GMT
    Soybean tariffs are affecting Heartland. (Source: KFVS)Soybean tariffs are affecting Heartland. (Source: KFVS)
    Soybean tariffs are affecting Heartland. (Source: KFVS)Soybean tariffs are affecting Heartland. (Source: KFVS)

    As soybean tariffs go up in this escalating trade war, farmers profits are going down.

    As soybean tariffs go up in this escalating trade war, farmers profits are going down.

  • Fruitland fire crews respond to vehicle fire

    Fruitland fire crews respond to vehicle fire

    Friday, July 20 2018 9:33 PM EDT2018-07-21 01:33:44 GMT
    Around 4 p.m. the Fruitland fire crews were dispatched to Asarum Lane for a vehicle fire. (Source: Fruitland Area Fire Protection District, Facebook)Around 4 p.m. the Fruitland fire crews were dispatched to Asarum Lane for a vehicle fire. (Source: Fruitland Area Fire Protection District, Facebook)
    Around 4 p.m. the Fruitland fire crews were dispatched to Asarum Lane for a vehicle fire. (Source: Fruitland Area Fire Protection District, Facebook)Around 4 p.m. the Fruitland fire crews were dispatched to Asarum Lane for a vehicle fire. (Source: Fruitland Area Fire Protection District, Facebook)

    Around 4 p.m. the Fruitland fire crews were dispatched to Asarum Lane for a vehicle fire. 

    Around 4 p.m. the Fruitland fire crews were dispatched to Asarum Lane for a vehicle fire. 

Powered by Frankly