SIKESTON -- Neal E. Boyd made the Top 40 semifinals Thursday night on America's Got Talent during Vegas week.
The Sikeston native, a tenor, was the final contestant who met with the celebrity judge panel on Thursday night's NBC show.
Live shows featuring the contestants will begin on NBC following the conclusion of the Olympics. Contestants are vying to win $1 million and the chance to perform their act in Las Vegas. Viewers will vote for the winner.