Here are the Hometown News Headlines for Wednesday, Jan. 16:
- A shooting in Sikeston has left a woman dead and her boyfriend under arrest.
- The Caruthersville Humane Society is merging the Hayti shelter with the Caruthersville city shelter.
- Kennett School Superintendent Dr. Chris Wilson is encouraged by some of Governor Parson’s priorities.
- The Missouri unemployment rate edged up to 3.1% in December, but is still below a year ago.