New 'czar' to look at Ebola - Authorities search for escaped inmate

New 'czar' to look at Ebola - Authorities search for escaped inmate
Authorites say an escaped inmate is considered 'dangerous.' (Source: Hardin Co. Jail)
Authorites say an escaped inmate is considered 'dangerous.' (Source: Hardin Co. Jail)
Sikeston DPS investigate shots fired.
Sikeston DPS investigate shots fired.

Coming up at 5 & 6, we'll have what you need to know today about Ebola.

President Barack Obama now has a "czar" to lead the nation's Ebola response.

Missouri's governor says the state now has a designated Ebola testing lab approved by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Health officials in Illinois are planning an update on the state's preparations for the Ebola virus.

Join us also for the search on a southern Illinois jail escapee, and an investigation surrounding shots fired in Sikeston.

Todd has a Heartland Football Friday preview, and Grant has your weekend weather outlook!

Have a great evening -

James Long
Kfvs12.com Web Producer

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