Severe T'Storm Watch - Fredericktown schools no longer on lockdo - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Severe T'Storm Watch - Fredericktown schools no longer on lockdown - IL Amber Alert canceled

Weather alerts as of 3 p.m. Thursday. Weather alerts as of 3 p.m. Thursday.
A school lockdown has been lifted (Source: cNews). A school lockdown has been lifted (Source: cNews).
The bodies of this Reynolds County couple were found overnight. The bodies of this Reynolds County couple were found overnight.
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for parts of the Heartland. Bob Reeves and Grant Dade are keeping an eye on the radar. Stay with Heartland News and kfvs12.com for updates.

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Mollie Lair reports the Fredericktown School District is no longer under a lockdown Thursday.  A school official says the lockdown was due to a random threat.

Police say a Van Buren, Missouri 9th grader is facing charges after the student brought a broken gun and a knife to school.

An Amber Alert has been canceled for a 5-year-old boy from Park Ridge, Illinois.

Holly Brantley will have the latest after the bodies of a missing Reynolds County couple were found overnight. You'll hear from family and friends of the couple.

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