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An officer was badly hurt after a crash overnight in western Ky. (Source: Paducah PD) An officer was badly hurt after a crash overnight in western Ky. (Source: Paducah PD)
How common is head lice for kids? How common is head lice for kids?
Although lawmakers have approved same sex marriage, it's still a hot topic. Although lawmakers have approved same sex marriage, it's still a hot topic.

Good afternoon! It's misting rain outside of the KFVS12 studio! Here's what we are working to bring to for tonight's Heartland News.

Bob Reeves says tonight will be clearing, yet colder, with lows in the 30s. Tune in to his first forecast at 5:04.

Now that lawmakers have voted to allow same-sex marriage in Illinois, there are definitely those still divided on the issue. Allison Twaits talks to both sides tonight at 6:00.

One man is in custody, and an officer hospitalized with serious injures after a crash in Paducah overnight. Kadee Brosseau has the latest on this story tonight at 5:00.

A former Ill. state trooper is trying for a fourth time to get his license back following a 2007 fatal crash.

Mollie Lair says head lice is more common that you might think as it can spread fast among children. She tells us what signs to look for and what schools are doing to prevent it from spreading.

The war of words continues in Perryville. This time, city leaders make what they call their first and final comments regarding the conduct of former Police Chief Keith Tarrillion.

Airport authorities say two people died when their single-engine plane crashed in northwest Mo.

Family members were in a DeSoto, Ill. home when a fire started this morning.

Due to a technical error, one big box store company was to LOW price leader today!

The highest court in the land is deciding on prayer case involving government that could have an impact on how meetings are opened in this nation.

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