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Sisters team up to surprise kids on Christmas, 90-year-old paperboy going strong

There is one paperboy in southern Illinois who doesn't let anything stand in his way. There is one paperboy in southern Illinois who doesn't let anything stand in his way.
Discovery Park of America is bringing 100 jobs to the area of Union City, Tenn. Discovery Park of America is bringing 100 jobs to the area of Union City, Tenn.
Illinois parents may notice one more thing on their child's checklist-and that's to get a TDAP shot. Illinois parents may notice one more thing on their child's checklist-and that's to get a TDAP shot.
New smartphone app wants to help you get rid of your leftovers. (Source: CNN) New smartphone app wants to help you get rid of your leftovers. (Source: CNN)
A friend of the 16-year-old says a suspected Calif. abductor told them he had a crush on the girl. A friend of the 16-year-old says a suspected Calif. abductor told them he had a crush on the girl.

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Two Bollinger County sisters are teaming up to give some kids a surprise Christmas present. Todd Tumminia was there and will bring you more on this story that's been generating some buzz on our Facebook page.

Imagine biking three miles a day, rain or shine. Now, imagine doing that when you're 90 years old. Kadee Brosseau followed one paperboy in Southern Illinois who doesn't let anything stand in his way. Click here to read the story.

Union City is anticipating a huge boost to its economy soon. The Discovery Park of America is bringing 100 jobs to the area. That includes 50 full time and 50 part time employees.

Getting your kids ready for school means there's a list of things to do. Allison Twaits had the story today about how Illinois parents may notice one more thing on their child's checklist: to get a TDAP shot.

Outside the Heartland, an online startup wants to make a refrigerator full of leftover food a thing of the past. The website and smartphone app LeftoverSwap will be a place for you to trade or give away, say, half of an uneaten pizza.

In national news, a man suspected of abducting a 16-year-old girl told her he had a crush on her and would date her if they were the same age, a friend of the girl said today as police searched for the man who is also wanted in the death of the girl's mother and possibly her 8-year-old brother.

Amber Ruch
County News Digital Content Producer
aruch@kfvs12.com
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