Good news! You can plan for a nice and clear, comfortable morning, which will likely turn into a quiet, mostly sunny day. Today will be a little warmer, but the humidity is in check for this final day of July. Brian’s First Alert Forecast for the weekend shows temperatures creeping up.
Chase through Kennett: A man is behind bars after leading police on a chase through town. It all ended when the suspect's vehicle hit a telephone pole on Madison Street in Kennett. When police located the man, they also found a gun and some drugs.
Suspicious Fire: Crews are working to put out a fire in West Frankfort. Witnesses say it seems a little suspicious since the home has been empty for a few months.