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Vigil held for Williamson Co. woman found dead - Latest on the Ebola crisis

Friends and family of Lisa Uzzle held a vigil in Marion on Wednesday night. Uzzle's remains were found after a house fire a week ago and investigators have since ruled her death a homicide. Friends and family of Lisa Uzzle held a vigil in Marion on Wednesday night. Uzzle's remains were found after a house fire a week ago and investigators have since ruled her death a homicide.
Donnie Ham is accused of shooting another man in the shoulder after an argument. Donnie Ham is accused of shooting another man in the shoulder after an argument.
The Union County dispatch is testing out a new 911 system. The Union County dispatch is testing out a new 911 system.

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Family and friends of a Williamson County woman found dead a week ago mourned her loss on Wednesday night at a vigil in Marion, Ill. This comes as investigators try to figure out what happened to 53-year-old Lisa Uzzle. Giacomo Luca will have the latest on Heartland News at 9 and 10.

A second hospital worker diagnosed with Ebola has arrived in Atlanta for treatment. According to the CDC, the nurse, Amber Vinson, flew from Cleveland to Dallas on Monday before being admitted to the hospital where she works, Texas Presbyterian Hospital, on Tuesday after she became ill. Nichole Cartmell will have the latest on the Ebola crisis, coming up on Heartland News.

We heard complaints from several parents saying a survey your student took at the Cape Girardeau Junior High School contained inappropriate questions about drug use and the students' sexuality. Todd Tumminia looked into this and will have more on Heartland News at 9 and 10.

A Dyersburg, Tenn. man is accused of shooting another man in the shoulder after an argument. According to police, Vincent Thomas got into an argument with Donnie Ham over some repairs made to a vehicle. During a struggle between the two, police say Ham shot Thomas one time in the shoulder.

A Benton, Mo. man is facing drug and alcohol charges, according to Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter. During an interview, Walter said Kevin McWhirter confessed to giving a 15 year old and a 16 year old marijuana and letting them drink alcohol.

If you're in an emergency, calling for help is usually the first thing you would do. Now, the place that answers that 911 phone call is making it even easier. You can click here for the story.

Crown the Royals the American League champions. They beat the Orioles 2-1 in Game 4 and will head to the World Series after nearly three decades just trying to make the playoffs.

Watch Heartland Sports at 10 p.m. with Josh Frydman for the latest score on the Cardinals vs. Giants game.

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