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Endangered Person Advisory issued for missing Missouri woman

DUNKLIN COUNTY, Mo. (KAIT) – Deputies need your help finding a missing Missouri woman. The Dunklin County Sheriff’s Department issued an Endangered Person Advisory for 50-year-old Mary Ruth Blevins. According to a news release, Blevins was last seen at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 30, in the 38,000-block of...
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Blytheville, AR man killed in I-55 crash; 3 injured

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Blytheville man is dead and three other people are hurt after a crash on I-55, according to Arkansas State Police. Arkansas State Police say the crash happened at around 7:48 p.m. Thursday evening on I-55 in Mississippi County. Three vehicles were involved in the crash. According to police, 27-year-old Dontrel Washington […]
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1 dead, 3 injured in wrong-way interstate crash

MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, Ark. (KAIT) - Police said a Blytheville man died when his vehicle crashed into two other vehicles while traveling in the wrong direction on the interstate. According to an Arkansas State Police preliminary fatal crash report, the crash happened at 7:48 p.m. Thursday, June 30, on Interstate 55 near the 28-mile marker.

Dyersburg shooting sends 2 teens to the hospital

DYERSBURG, Tenn. (WMC) - Dyersburg police are investigating a shooting after gunfire struck two teens on Tuesday. Police responded to Curry Street around 9:30 p.m. where they received reports of shots fired in the area. People on the scene reportedly told officers two 17-year-olds were struck by gunfire and taken to the hospital by private vehicle.

Former corrections officers indicted for federal civil rights offenses following assault on inmate and false cover-up report

Two former correctional officers at Northwest Correctional Complex in Tiptonville have been indicted by a Memphis federal grand jury following an assault on an inmate. Thirty-six-year-old Javian Griffin is charged with using unlawful force against an inmate and both he and 32-year-old Sebron Hollands are charged with obstruction of justice for writing false reports about the assault.

Two West Tennessee officers indicted after inmate was punched

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Two former Tennessee prison officers have been charged with writing false reports after one of them hit an inmate, federal prosecutors said Friday. Former Tennessee Department of Correction tactical officers Javian Griffin, 36, and Sebron Hollands, 32, have been indicted by a federal grand jury in Memphis, the U.S. Department of Justice said.

Endangered Person Advisory issued for woman in Campbell

DUNKLIN COUNTY, Mo. (KBSI) – The Dunklin County Sheriff’s Department issued an Endangered Person Advisory for a missing person incident that occurred in Campbell on June 30. It happened at 38702 Rt WW in Campbell at 11 a.m. Mary Ruth Blevins is described as a 50-year-old white, female....
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Anglers can catch unlimited numbers of Big Lake fish starting July 1

MANILA – Licensed anglers have the opportunity to fish without catch limits on Big Lake, situated within the Big Lake National Wildlife Refuge, beginning Friday, July 1, as federal plans to renovate the refuge begin in earnest this week. This emergency action by Big Lake NWR and the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, which manages the lake’s fish for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, is effective through Sept. 30.

Profile: Jake Barton joins Kennett football coaching staff

Former Park Hills assistant coach Jake Barton will take the field for the Kennett Indians this year. Barton will serve as an assistant coach for wide receivers, defensive backs and he will serve as the junior varsity offensive coordinator. During varsity games he'll take his place in the press box, helping to analyze plays.
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House fire under investigation in Caruthersville

CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. (KFVS) - A late night house fire in Caruthersville is under investigation. Crews were called at 11:49 p.m. to a single-story house fire on the 1400 block of Franklin Avenue on Wednesday, June 29. According to the Caruthersville Fire Department, a bedroom wall had moderate fire damage. The...

Caruthersville shooting under investigation

A person of interest is in custody in connection with a deadly Williamson County shooting. A Heartland company is investing millions of dollars to open a manufacturing facility in Paducah, Ky. The Breakfast Show TOO headlines 6/30. Updated: 12 hours ago. |. The Breakfast Show TOO headlines 6/30. McCracken County...