Joppa http://wkms.org en Two Drown in Massac County http://wkms.org/post/two-drown-massac-county <p></p><p>Rescue squads recovered the bodies of two Joppa Illinois men who drowned in the Ohio River last night. Officials say 26-year-old Brian Burkhead drowned while swimming and his 50-year-old uncle, Vince Snell also drowned while attempting to rescue Burkhead. The two men were swimming in the Hillerman area of Massac county. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 20:44:39 +0000 Drew Adams 20388 at http://wkms.org Two Drown in Massac County Afternoon Round-Up 6/15/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-61512 <p><strong>Today on NPR: </strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/06/15/155083123/forest-boy-is-a-hoax-police-say">It turns out he&#39;s not a 17-year-old boy who was living in the woods with his father until dad died &mdash; the story he told German police. He&#39;s a 20-year-old Dutch man with personal problems.</a></p><p><strong>Regional Headlines:</strong></p><p>Joppa Illinois&#39; coal-fired power plant will <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/energy-electric-inc-lay-44">shed nearly four dozen jobs</a> in the next two months.</p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 21:48:18 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18408 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 6/15/12 Energy Electric Inc. to lay off 44 http://wkms.org/post/energy-electric-inc-lay-44 <p>Joppa Illinois&#39; coal-fired power plant will shed nearly four dozen jobs in the next two months. Energy Electric Inc. President Bill Sheppard says 19 of the 44 job cuts will be management personnel.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 21:26:34 +0000 AP 18406 at http://wkms.org Energy Electric Inc. to lay off 44