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Dexter class of 1964 celebrates 50th reunion at homecoming game - Lottery dad talks about winnings

The Dexter High School class of 1964 celebrated their 50th class reunion at the homecoming game tonight. The Dexter High School class of 1964 celebrated their 50th class reunion at the homecoming game tonight.
Watch Heartland News at 10 for the latest scores and highlights from tonight's Heartland Football Friday games. Watch Heartland News at 10 for the latest scores and highlights from tonight's Heartland Football Friday games.
For Cape Girardeau coffee shop owner Robbie Britt, a cup of coffee is more than just a cup of coffee; it's an art. For Cape Girardeau coffee shop owner Robbie Britt, a cup of coffee is more than just a cup of coffee; it's an art.

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It's Week 6 of Heartland Football Friday. We'll have the latest scores and highlights tonight on Heartland News at 10. You can click here to visit our HFF page.

It's a special night at the Dexter High School homecoming game. Nichole Cartmell was there as the class of 1964 celebrated their 50th class reunion. Watch for their story on Heartland News at 9 and 10.

Yesterday we told you about the Hornersville, Mo. dad who planned on using his lottery winnings to help send his only son to college. Today, Mollie Lair tracked him down and talked to him about the winnings.

Lots of people need their morning coffee buzz, but there's a Cape Girardeau coffee shop that's been generating a lot of buzz around town lately. Kadee Brosseau talked to the owners of Dynamite Coffee about how their coffee is more than just a cup of coffee, it's a work of art.

Many times area playgrounds can be challenging for kids with disabilities. In Carterville, Illinois, thanks to a lot of help from the community, kids will special needs can finally be kids. Allison Twaits was there for the ribbon cutting and talked to the mothers who raised the money for the swings about how much they were needed in the community.

Emergency responders in Marion, Illinois now use a phone translation service to help get emergency responders on the way quickly. Along with police and fire department, the water department and the library plan to use it too.

Three southeast Missouri cities made the list of 10 most dangerous cities in Missouri by Home Security Shield. The home security company used the most recent FBI Uniform Crime Report to generate the list. You can click here to see if your city is mentioned.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say now is the time to get your flu shot. It may seem early, buy experts say it takes about two weeks for protection to build up and the season can begin as early as October.

On Friday, Pennsylvania police said trooper ambush suspect Eric Frein performed extensive internet research on how to avoid police manhunts, experimented with explosives and might have booby-trapped the woods where authorities are looking for him. It's been two weeks since the deadly attack outside a rural barracks.

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