House defunds Affordable Care Act - Fair St. Louis moves - New t - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

House defunds Affordable Care Act - Fair St. Louis moves - New type of lizard

House votes to defund Affordable Care Act, avoids shutdown. House votes to defund Affordable Care Act, avoids shutdown.
Fair St. Louis will be in a different location in 2014. Fair St. Louis will be in a different location in 2014.
A man is upset over the paraphrasing of the 2nd amendment in a textbook. A man is upset over the paraphrasing of the 2nd amendment in a textbook.

Happy Friday!

Join us for Heartland News at Noon for the latest on the vote to defund the Affordable Care Act and keep the government from shutting down.

Plus, two state representatives are introducing legislation to remove the sales tax Illinois places on gasoline and Carly O'Keefe will have a great barbecue sauce recipe on Heartland Cooks.

Be sure to visit kfvs12.com for details on Fair St. Louis moving from the grounds of the Gateway Arch in 2014.

Also, a new type of lizard has been discovered and it may soon become more expensive to own an ATV in Illinois.

A boil water order is in effect for SouthWater customers in Pulaski County, Illinois.

Some are upset with how the Second Amendment is paraphrased in a South Carolina textbook. Click here for the full story.

Click here to watch us live at noon.

Thanks for being with us and have a fabulous weekend!

Jen Baird
Web Producer, Tech Reporter
KFVS12-Heartland News
Facebook: Jen Baird KFVS
Twitter: @JenBairdKFVS
jenniferbaird@kfvs12.com

Join KFVS on Facebook and Twitter to stay updated. If you see news happening, send your pictures to our cNews page or call 800-455-KFVS.

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Heartland woman finds documents in nightstand, hopes to find owner

    Heartland woman finds documents in nightstand, hopes to find owner

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:17:45 GMT
    Trish Penrose found this birth certificate in a used nightstand she had bought. (Photo courtesy: Trish Penrose)Trish Penrose found this birth certificate in a used nightstand she had bought. (Photo courtesy: Trish Penrose)
    Trish Penrose found this birth certificate in a used nightstand she had bought. (Photo courtesy: Trish Penrose)Trish Penrose found this birth certificate in a used nightstand she had bought. (Photo courtesy: Trish Penrose)

    A Heartland woman found some old documents in a piece of furniture and is looking to find the owner.

    A Heartland woman found some old documents in a piece of furniture and is looking to find the owner.

  • breaking

    FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY on Friday due to severe weather

    FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY on Friday due to severe weather

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:26:34 GMT
    A First Alert Action Day has been declared for Friday, July 20 due to severe weather. (Source: Stock image/Raycom Media)A First Alert Action Day has been declared for Friday, July 20 due to severe weather. (Source: Stock image/Raycom Media)
    A First Alert Action Day has been declared for Friday, July 20 due to severe weather. (Source: Stock image/Raycom Media)A First Alert Action Day has been declared for Friday, July 20 due to severe weather. (Source: Stock image/Raycom Media)

    A First Alert Action Day is being issued for Friday due to the threat of significant severe weather late in the day and into the evening.

    A First Alert Action Day is being issued for Friday due to the threat of significant severe weather late in the day and into the evening.

  • Search underway for one Pulaski County Detention Center escapee, one caught

    Search underway for one Pulaski County Detention Center escapee, one caught

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:33:27 GMT
    Two inmates escaped from the Pulaski Co., Detention Center. One inmate was caught. The second inmate remains on the loose.  (Source: Raycom Media)Two inmates escaped from the Pulaski Co., Detention Center. One inmate was caught. The second inmate remains on the loose. (Source: Raycom Media)

    A search is underway for an inmate that escaped from the Pulaski County Detention Center, in Ullin, Illinois.

    A search is underway for an inmate that escaped from the Pulaski County Detention Center, in Ullin, Illinois.

Powered by Frankly