MO counties declining to issue gay marriage licenses - IL woman - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

MO counties declining to issue gay marriage licenses - IL woman not guilty of killing 4 year old - MO man pleads guilty to murder

Cape Girardeau County is not issuing gay marriage licenses right now. Cape Girardeau County is not issuing gay marriage licenses right now.
A Union County woman accused of killing her boyfriend's 4-year-old son in December 2011 was found not guilty (Source: UCSO) A Union County woman accused of killing her boyfriend's 4-year-old son in December 2011 was found not guilty (Source: UCSO)
This Missouri man faces sentencing in January after pleading guilty to second-degree murder. This Missouri man faces sentencing in January after pleading guilty to second-degree murder.

Many Missouri counties are declining to issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples a day after a judge in St. Louis ruled that the state's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. Cape Girardeau County is not accepting same sex marriage licenses due to Missouri Law. Holly Brantley explains at 5:00.

A Union County woman accused of killing her boyfriend's 4-year-old son in December 2011 was found not guilty in a directed verdict on Thursday.

A 25-year-old eastern Missouri man faces sentencing in January after pleading guilty to second-degree murder in the death of a man at the victim's vacation home in Reynolds County, Missouri.

Two Southern Illinois University football players are off the team according to school officials. Allison Twaits zeroes in on the suspensions tonight at 6:00.

SIU is spending money on bringing a historic building on the Carbondale campus up to code. Rae Daniel has the story tonight at 5:09.

Illinois lawmakers are expected to approve final rules regulating fracking.

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has chosen former state Auditor Crit Luallen to serve as his lieutenant governor.

It is a crazy story out of western Kentucky - where a stepfather is accused of trying to expose himself in front of a woman and small children, and stabbing his stepson.

Kadee Brosseau tells us at 6:06 about a an effort in Sikeston, Missouri to draw business to the downtown area.

The U.S. Postal Service will deliver packages on Sundays in major cities and high volume areas this holiday season.

Wow - it was CHILLY today! Grant Dade says we could see patchy frost in some areas by morning. And, Todd Richards will have the day in sports.

Plus - there's a crazy story out of Australia about a suspect who flagged down a newsteam telling them he's the person police were looking for after injuring a woman. Then he changed his mind, pointed the gun at a news guy and stole the news car.

Have a great night -

James Long

Kfvs12.com Web Producer

Powered by Frankly