Sounds of the Season 2020

The 25th annual Sounds of the Season Christmas Concert presented by the SoutheastHEALTH Foundation.

  Heartland artist paints mural for the Herrin American Legion

  Southeast Mo. State graduate hopes to spark conversation with art exhibit

After you spring forward, celebrate National Napping Day

  Vanna White visits Alma Schrader Elementary in Cape Girardeau

Group names Carbondale compassionate & nonviolent community

SoutheastHEALTH dress newborns in celebration of homecoming week

Continued Coverage

  Body of missing woman found in Weakley County, TN

Crews respond to Diehlstadt, MO residential fire

  Emergency center in Poplar Bluff opens to help foster kids

Murray State student charged with making false police report

  BG’s Olde Tyme Deli going smoke-free

  Suspect seen on surveillance stealing items outside Richland schools

  KY Escaped inmate caught

Kentucky State Police say an escapee who left his work detail Friday is back in custody.

  Authorities investigating deadly shooting on Mississippi River bridge

Local authorities are investigating a deadly shooting that happened early Sunday, Oct. 7.

  Over 100-year-old log cabin in Marquand damaged in fire

A fire in Marquand damaged an iconic log cabin on Wednesday, Oct. 3.

  Old church fire considered “suspicious” in Madison Co., MO

An old church is a total loss after a fire in Madison County on Saturday, Oct. 6.

  Police investigating husband & wife murder-suicide in Graves Co., KY

Two charged with arson in Mt. Vernon house fire

KSP investigating home invasion in Trigg Co.

  South Carolina shooting highlights need for local Rockin’ 4 Relief

New McCracken Co. PVA appointed by Gov. Bevin

  Cape Girardeau PD receives new traffic enforcement equipment

  Hundreds walked for suicide prevention in Cape Girardeau

The walk is to honor all those lost to suicide, to spread awareness of suicide and mental illness and to promote suicide prevention.

  Big Brothers Big Sisters is looking for 90 brothers in 90 days

Big Brother Big Sisters is looking to find 90 brothers in 90 days to become mentors to boys.

  Watch out for deer during the rut

It’s that time of year again where we’ll start to see a lot more deer on the road and all of us in the Heartland need to be more alert while driving.

  Young boy hit by float waiting for Sikeston Cotton Carnival parade

A child was hit while waiting for the Sikeston Cotton Carnival Parade to begin on Saturday, September 29.

  Death of Dexter man found near home investigated as deadly crash

Stoddard County Sheriff Carl Hefner said the body of Joshua Monroe was located near his home and investigation is underway to determine what happened.

Southeast sorority helps Safe House for Women in Domestic Violence 5K

The Alpha Chi Omega Sorority at Southeast Missouri State University raised $3,000 for the Safe House for Women in Cape Girardeau.

Southern IL counties receive funding for low income winter heating

Households in Jackson, Perry, Randolph and Monroe counties whose income is 150 percent of federal poverty level can apply to receive home heating benefits.

  Health officials say we don’t always get all the germs off when we wash our hands

Jordan said the CDC recommends you wash your hands before you eat after you use the bathroom or if they’re visibly soiled or dirty.

19-year-old arrested for stealing guns from home in Mt. Vernon, IL

A 19-year-old was arrested after an officer saw him carrying a gun wrapped in a sheet.

  SIUC law students react to Kavanaugh hearings

Today was a monumental day in American history. Millions watched as a nominee to the Supreme Court and the woman accusing him of sexual assault were questioned by the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Cape Girardeau man arrested in Perryville social media drug sting

Perryville officers arrested a man after inquiring him for drugs through social media.

Paducah police investigating vehicle break-ins

Paducah Police Department is investigating a series of vehicle thefts from Paducah’s west end overnight on Tuesday, Sept. 25.

  K-9 ballistic vest honors Heartland veteran

The Ferrell family donated a new ballistic vest to the Pemiscot County Sheriff’s Department, honoring Buck Ferrell.

2 arrested after fleeing traffic stop in Lyon Co., KY

Kentucky State Police are looking for a man and woman after they fled from a traffic stop in Lyon County.

  $32,000 of K2 seized, Sikeston man arrested

Sikeston DPS arrested a man after a large amount of synthetic marijuana was found at a home.

  Son of Lambert’s Cafe former owner enters not guilty plea in sex trafficking case

The son of the Lambert’s Cafe former owner Norman Lambert has plead not guilty on several charges including sex trafficking.

Firefighters train at Cape Girardeau Airport for aircraft fires

Cape Girardeau Firefighters, along with firefighters with Scott City and Gordonville, had their Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighter (ARFF) live training at the Cape Girardeau Municipal Airport on Wednesday, Sept. 5 through the University of Missouri Training Institute.

September is Hunger Action Month

This September, the Southeast Missouri Food Bank, together with the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks, will mobilize across all 50 states in an effort to bring an end to hunger.

Marshall County High honored with 911 Hero Award

The award shows the student body showed bravery during and after an emergency.

Kevil, KY man accused of drunkenly pointing gun at taxi driver

A Kevil Kentucky man is accused of pointing a gun at a taxi driver.

Paducah police warning residents of internet scams

Police in Paducah Kentucky are reminding residents not to send money in any form or provide any personal information over the phone or on the internet without thoroughly checking out the recipient.

Registration open for 5K run/walk to benefit service heroes

The inaugural Tunnel to Towers 5K Run/Walk in Cape Girardeau Missouri will be on Saturday September 8 at 7:30 a.m.

Man charged with 2017 Paducah break-in

A man has been charged with a 2017 break-in.

  Man ran over by semi in Hickman Co., KY

A man was killed while working on a semi in Hickman County on Thursday Aug. 30.

Carbondale mayor recovering from knee replacement surgery

Carbondale Mayor John “Mike” Henry will be out of office for three weeks after a knee replacement surgery.

Paducah woman arrested for abuse of 7-month-old child

A Paducah woman is accused of infant child abuse.

Construction in Missouri to be put on pause for Labor Day weekend

Missouri Department of Transportation will stop the majority of construction on state routes on Friday Aug. 31.

$20K given to the City of Hayti for new police vehicle

Senator Claire McCaskill announced that $20300 in federal funding has been awarded to the City of Hayti for a new police vehicle.

  Rauner’s new medical marijuana law aimed to fight nation’s opioid addiction

New law will help in the fight against opioid abuse.

Suspect in Cape Girardeau Hardee’s shooting appears in court

The suspect in a deadly shooting at the Hardee's in Cape Girardeau appeared in court.

  Harrisburg, IL woman enters not guilty plea in animal shelter dispute

According to the sheriff's office, a Harrisburg, Illinois woman is facing charges after allegedly hitting employees at a southern Illinois animal shelter.

Craft cards classes coming to RLC

Join instructor Carol Payne in one of Rend Lake College's Handmade Cards classes this spring to learn advanced techniques to create a unique gift.