Icy Arkansas roads - Search for missing Sikeston man - IL conce - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Icy Arkansas roads - Search for missing Sikeston man - IL conceal and carry permits arriving

Roads are trecherous in Arkansas (Source: KAIT) Roads are trecherous in Arkansas (Source: KAIT)
The search continues for an elderly Sikeston man (Source: Sikeston DPS) The search continues for an elderly Sikeston man (Source: Sikeston DPS)
Conceal carry permits are arriving in Illinois (Source: MGN) Conceal carry permits are arriving in Illinois (Source: MGN)

Multiple agencies have been called in to help those stranded on icy roads in Arkansas. Bunches of tractor-trailers are jack-knifed between Memphis and the Missouri line. Tonight, hear from a Cape Girardeau man who was stranded on slick roads for over 8 hours.

Sikeston DPS is searching for a missing 84-year-old Sikeston man.  Jimmy Eugene Payne's daughter told DPS that she last spoke with her father Thursday morning by cell phone. Kadee Brosseau has the latest on the search for the missing man.

Grant and Laura say mostly clear and cold tonight with frosty temperatures in the teens.

Kentucky's Attorney General says his office will not pursue an appeal in a case that would force Kentucky to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states.

Those in Illinois who want to carry concealed handguns are celebrating as their long-awaited permits are arriving in their mailboxes.

Folks in Johnson County are upset about an advertisement explaining voting on fracking that won't be seen in a local paper. Allison Twaits has the details at 6:04.

An investigation continues after a weekend fire damaged a children's home in Farmington, Missouri.

Trending on our Facebook page: A woman is using social media to search for her birth mother -after she was left in a restaurant bathroom 27 years ago.

Todd Richards previews hoops and the OVC tournament.

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