West Frankfort Working to Fix Alert Sirens
The siren system isn't receiving the signal sent from the dispatch center. Crews are working on a short term fix as they search for a permanent solution.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Motorcyclists Brave Rain for Veterans' Scholarships
The group held a poker run on Satruday to raise money for a John A. Logan College Scholarship.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Man Arrested For Setting Fires At The Anna Gray High-Rise
The Daily American in West Frankfort reports Evrard was a resident of the Anna Gray High-Rise at the time of the fires.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Governor Pat Signs "Sign and Drive" Bill
Quinn passed the "Sign and Drive" law. The goal is to allow people who get a traffic ticket to hold on to a vital piece of their identification.
New Developer Chosen For Morthland College Dorms
The Daily American in West Frankfort reports college officials have named Brad McMillin of O'Fallon, originally from West Frankfort, as the lead developer for the Adams House dorms.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Home Rule Will Hit the Ballot in West Frankfort
Voters in West Frankfort will have a big decision to make in November. They'll be voting on whether to keep the city's home rule status.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Murder for Hire Charges Filed Against Adams
A West Frankfort man accused of murdering his wife now faces charges of trying to hire someone to have others killed.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
A group of mosquitoes that were caught in West Frankfort and Ziegler have tested positive for West Nile Virus.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
More Fires at Anna Gray Apartments
Emergency responders were called to the scene four times in one day. Officials say all of the fires were inside the trash chute of the Anna Gray apartments.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Woman Accused Of Fraudulently Filing Tax Returns
The Daily American in West Frankfort reports family members believe Joplin was filing returns with the IRS that were different than ones given to family members for their own records.