Fenton, Mo. man missing, believed to be in danger

He may be driving a white 1995 GMC Jimmy with Missouri license plates.

Virus keeps Black Friday crowds thin, shoppers shift online

In normal times, Black Friday is the busiest shopping day of the year, drawing millions of shoppers eager to get started on their holiday spending.
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Couple finds walls of whisky in new home

They found bottles of Scotch whisky hidden in the walls and floorboards during renovations of their New York home.

TOP STORIES

Bi-County Health Department reports 101 new COVID-19 cases

Judge strikes down Gov. Beshear’s order to halt in-person learning at private religious schools

Train crashes into vehicle stuck on tracks in Carbondale

Heartland instructor talks turkey on Thanksgiving

Fire destroys restaurant where Bengals fan slept on roof 57 days until team won

Part of the restaurant and bar collapsed about 2 a.m.
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  US colleges mull new virus protocols for students’ return

The coronavirus presented huge challenges for the fall semester for U.S. colleges that opened the academic year with in-person learning, including some that took a battering from outbreaks.

MDC releases deer harvest numbers for Missouri Firearms Deer Season

IDNR releases deer harvest numbers for 1st weekend of firearm season

Possible mail tampering, package thefts reported in Jackson, Mo.

What you need to know Nov. 26

  Heartland church feeds local families

Amazon offering ways to keep gifts spoiler-free this holiday season

  Missouri stores prepare for Black Friday

3,408 new COVID-19 cases reported in Ky.

  • National News

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade takes flight in virus times

Instead of the usual path through Manhattan, this year’s parade was kept to the area in front of Macy’s flagship store and aimed at a television audience instead of live crowds.

SPORTS

  Southeast plans to fill Show Me Center with fan cutouts

Jackson Boys Soccer team wins first state title

Apollo plays at McCracken Co. for high school football Class 6A Playoffs

Apollo plays at McCracken County for the high school football Class 6A Playoffs.

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  Illinois malls plan for Black Friday amid pandemic

  Online safety for virtual Thanksgiving gatherings

77-year-old woman robbed in cemetery while mourning daughter

  Marshall Co. Fiscal Court helps local restaurants with outdoor dining

Cape Girardeau County Health Department reports 117 new cases of COVID-19

Out of the total of 5,414 positives, 67 people have died, and 3,958 have resolved, leaving 1,389 active.

Gov. Beshear announces $395,000 federal grant for combatting heavy vehicle use tax evasion

Jackson County Health Department reports 50 new cases of COVID-19

Perry Co., Ill. reports 37 more COVID-19 cases

Egyptian Health Department reports 2 new COVID-19 deaths, 39 new cases

S7HD reports 64 new COVID-19 cases

COMMUNITY

Heartland road projects 11/27

  99-year-old woman receives the gift of music on Thanksgiving

  Local church gives out Thanksgiving Day meals to those in need

Train crashes into vehicle stuck on tracks in Carbondale

HEALTH

Bi-County Health Department reports 101 new COVID-19 cases

  Missouri stores prepare for Black Friday

HEARTLAND VOTES

  Mo. senate special session postponed due to COVID-19 cases

  Money to support Trump court fight could flow to president

  Mo. lawmakers meet to discuss how to spend CARES Act money