Afternoon Newsletter: Thursday, March 3 - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Afternoon Newsletter: Thursday, March 3

(Source: CNN) (Source: CNN)

Good afternoon. Here’s a look at what’s going on in your world today.

DREARY WEATHER: Heavy rains should move out of the Heartland this afternoon, with a few light sprinkles overnight. But, a warmer, dryer weekend is in store. CLICK HERE for your full First Alert Forecast.

NEW DETAILS: RIVER CHANGING COURSE? Aside from the damage left behind by the New Year Flood, there is a major concern about the Mississippi River in Alexander County. The Corps of Engineers say it’s possible it could change paths in parts of the Heartland, and that could mean big problems for river traffic. The latest is on Heartland News at 6.

WATCH: ROBBERS RIP DOORS OFF GUN STORE: A bold group of 10 people are caught on surveillance footage pulling the doors off the front of a Houston gun store. Police say they stole several handguns and rifles.  WATCH the full video here.

ABORTION DEBATE: The Supreme Court continues to wrestle over a controversial abortion case, which could close all but 10 abortion clinics in the state of Texas. CLICK HERE for the latest in the debate.

Tune into Heartland News at Noon, 4, 5, 6, and 10 for these stories and more.

You can stream the newscast on your desktop here (http://bit.ly/1GRAYaq), or on your mobile device here (http://bit.ly/18Og2WT).

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Man drowns in Lake Wappapello has been identified

    Man drowns in Lake Wappapello has been identified

    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:09:33 GMT
    MSHP is assisting in searching for a person who did not resurface. (Source: KFVS)MSHP is assisting in searching for a person who did not resurface. (Source: KFVS)

    A search is underway for a missing swimmer at Lake Wappapello.

    A search is underway for a missing swimmer at Lake Wappapello.

  • Opening Minds through Art program for those with neurocognitive disorders

    Opening Minds through Art program for those with neurocognitive disorders

    Sunday, July 22 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-07-23 02:40:20 GMT
    (Source: SSM Health)(Source: SSM Health)
    (Source: SSM Health)(Source: SSM Health)

    SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon is collaborating with Cedarhurst Center for Arts to conduct the "Opening Minds through Art" program for those living with neurocognitive disorders. The program will meet Wednesday mornings 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Aug. 8 to Sept. 26 at the Shrode Art Center at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts in Mt. Vernon. Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android The eight-week program is accepting volunteers, which do...

    SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon is collaborating with Cedarhurst Center for Arts to conduct the "Opening Minds through Art" program for those living with neurocognitive disorders. The program will meet Wednesday mornings 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Aug. 8 to Sept. 26 at the Shrode Art Center at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts in Mt. Vernon. Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android The eight-week program is accepting volunteers, which do...

  • Southeastern Illinois College holds first Career Exploration Camp

    Southeastern Illinois College holds first Career Exploration Camp

    Sunday, July 22 2018 9:54 PM EDT2018-07-23 01:54:17 GMT
    source: Raycom Mediasource: Raycom Media
    source: Raycom Mediasource: Raycom Media

    This summer, middle-school students have the opportunity to begin exploring various career options available in the world.

    This summer, middle-school students have the opportunity to begin exploring various career options available in the world.

Powered by Frankly