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  1. Examples of hires' political connectionsRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... Vehovic did not respond to requests for comment left by phone and during a visit to her home. . Doris Bartolotti, of Benton, is listed as the chair of the Franklin County Democratic Committee in an online county directory. Her husband and ...

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  2. He lost 200 pounds in 9 months: a oeI quit quittingaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | WPMT-TV York

    ... in 2006. But in the years that followed, he quit college and multiple jobs. Now, though, the comic book colorist from Benton, Illinois, is finally sticking with something. His father's death motivated him to lose 200 pounds in the last nine months, ...

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  3. He lost 200 pounds in 9 months: 'I quit quitting'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | KBMT

    ... in 2006. But in the years that followed, he quit college and multiple jobs. Now, though, the comic book colorist from Benton, Illinois, is finally sticking with something. His father's death motivated him to lose 200 pounds in the last nine months, ...

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  4. Marvin E. WicksRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | Breeze Courier

    ... of Langleyville passed away at 9:05 a.m. on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 in his home. He was born on July 14, 1937 in Benton, Illinois, the son of G. Marvin Wicks and Revola Moore Goodman. Mr. Wicks married Debbie Grissom on November 26, 1982 in ...

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  5. Investigators look for cause of fire in Benton, ILRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | KFVS12

    An early morning house fire in Benton, Illinois sent a family scrambling for safety.

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  6. Investigators look for cause of fire in Benton, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... stole an Oregon County Sheriff Department deputy's truck Sunday night and drove it An early morning house fire in Benton, Illinois sent a family scrambling for safety. Fire crews got the call to a home in the 400 block of Lawrence Street just before ...

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  7. Small quake recorded near Benton, Ill.Read the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | Evansville Courier & Press

    Officials with the U.S. Geological Survey recorded a small earthquake Thursday night near Benton, Ill., in rural Franklin County.

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  8. Mt. Vernon woman convicted on federal drug chargesMt. Vernon woman...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... on federal methamphetamine charges, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois Stephen Wigginton said. BENTON, Ill. (KSDK) - A 52-year-old Jefferson County, Illinois woman was convicted Tuesday on federal methamphetamine charges, U.S. ...

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  9. New era for SpeedwayRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

    ... was on hand to watch the event. Hometown favorite Tanner English won the UMP Late Model feature race. English, of Benton, led all the way in the 20-lap main event. His father, 2000 UMP national champion Terry English, finished second. Terry English ...

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  10. Man admits claims of Election Day threat was bogusRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... with explosives. Twenty-five-year-old Ray Allen Flener of Sesser pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Benton to charges of making a false statement to a federal officer and of conveying a false threat. Prosecutors say Flener was a ...

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  11. Man admits claims of Election Day threat was bogusRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... with explosives. Twenty-five-year-old Ray Allen Flener of Sesser pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Benton to charges of making a false statement to a federal officer and of conveying a false threat. Prosecutors say Bowman was a ...

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  12. 'Polka dot' bank robber sentenced to 52 monthsRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | Evansville Courier & Press

    ... been sentenced to 52 months in federal prison. Arnell L. Edwards, 50, was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court at Benton, Ill. He will serve three years of parole once he is released from prison. Edwards entered a guilty plea in November to the ...

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  13. Yandle moves forward in bid to be judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... integrity. I look forward to voting in favor of her nomination on the floor of the Senate soon." Yandle will serve in Benton after her confirmation. U.S. District Judge J. Phil Gilbert assumed senior status, a form of semi-retirement, on March 15. ...

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  14. 9 sentenced to Illinois Department of CorrectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | KFVS12

    Shawn M. Worley, 23, of 704 North Frisco, Benton, Illinois has been sentenced to three years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to Burglary, a Class 2 Felony.

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  15. Students to graduate Rend Lake College's Associate Degree Nursing programRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... (Christopher), Josh Owens (Waltonville), Deana Hill (Mt. Vernon), Helena Lenard (McLeansboro), and Allyssa Jones (Benton). Donna Sawmiller (Sesser), Connie Owens (Mt. Vernon), Amber Page (Benton), Jenni Vosburgh (Mt. Vernon), Adriane Helmer (Du ...

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  16. Two Charged With Battery After FightRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    In Franklin County, two men are charged with aggravated Battery. The Sheriff's Office says 27-year-old Joshua Connors of Thompsonville and 20-year-old Dillion Estep of Valier were taken into custody around 1:43 a.m. Monday after they got into a fight in Benton. 23 comments

  17. Murder Trial Deliberations ContinueRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    ... luding first degree murder, against Lee in the alleged murder of Brittany Andrews. She was shot to death outside of a Benton flower shop in May 2013.

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  18. Vandalia Man Killed on I-57Read the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    ... r while attempting to pass, and then lost control of his vehicle. The other driver - 39-year-old Thomas T. McGuire of Benton - was treated for minor injuries.

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  19. Murder Trial Deliberations ContinueRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    ... luding first degree murder, against Lee in the alleged murder of Brittany Andrews. She was shot to death outside of a Benton flower shop in May 2013.

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  20. Lee Convicted of First-Degree Murder ChargesRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    ... agreed that Lee shot his girlfriend 23 year old Brittany Andrews -- in the parking lot of Vickee's Card Shop in Benton last May. This was the second trial for Lee the first trial last month ended in a mistrial after tape evidence played in court ...

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