First Alert: Rain moving through the Heartland, storms possible - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

First Alert: Rain moving through the Heartland, storms possible this afternoon.

Good morning, it’s Monday August 10th.

Brian’s First Alert Forecast says after morning showers we'll get a break, but more storms are expected this afternoon. Thunderstorms in the Bootheel could bring high winds, hail and flash flooding. Check the First Alert Interactive Radar for what is going on in your neighborhood by clicking here.

Here are some of today's top stories:

Southern Illinois storm damage: Word is State Highway 177 is covered with debris in Washington County, Illinois

West Frankfort stabbing investigation: One man is in the hospital, another is under arrest after a stabbing victim rushes into a West Frankfort gas station.

Police shooting in Ferguson: This happened during a demonstration on the anniversary of the deadly shooting of Michael Brown. New sound and video are coming in, and we're getting all the details together in The Breakfast Show.

Back to school HQ: There are new immunization guidelines in Missouri and Illinois. If you're child's immunizations are not up to date, they may be sent home of the first day of school. We're helping you get ready for the new school year with a special section on our website. You can get to all our back to school stories by clicking here.

Lost class ring returned: Have you seen this story? A Missouri woman lost her class ring shortly after graduation in 1980. Now it's been found and returned to her 35 years later.

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