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  1. Durbin announces federal funding for rural development projects in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | RiverBender.com

    ... of $1,420,000 and grant of $1,000,000 to replace deteriorating iron ductile force sewer main with PVC piping. City of Sesser: Loan of $4,995,000 and grant of $1,996,500 to repair five lagoon-based wastewater systems. Village of Palmyra: Loan of ...

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  2. 3 people arrested, facing drug charges after traffic stop in Franklin Co., ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | KFVS12

    A traffic stop at ll. Rt. 148 two miles South of Sesser, Ill. early Wednesday morning resulted in several arrests, as well as the recovery of a large amount of methamphetamine and a loaded handgun.

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  3. IL man arrested in Franklin Co., facing drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... a suspicious vehicle sitting occupied with its tights off near a traffic stop on Il. Rt. 148 two miles South of Sesser. Steven H. Klingel, 52, of Valier, was arrested for unlawful possession of methamphetamine, less than 5 grams, and possession of ...

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  4. Franklin Co., IL pedestrian killed after being hit by truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2016 | KFVS12

    A Franklin County, Illinois man is dead after being hit by a truck while walking down the road late Friday evening. Franklin Roy Hunsinger, 32, of Sesser, was walking north on South Broadway Street in Sesser near 9 p.m. on Friday.

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  5. Deputies in Illinois' Union County start using body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    ... department becomes one of several in southern Illinois using the cameras. Departments in Buckner, Christopher, Ina, Sesser and Zeigler also use the cameras. The sheriff says the cameras will help in collecting potential evidence and will be a tool ...

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  6. Deputies in Illinois' Union County start using body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... department becomes one of several in southern Illinois using the cameras. Departments in Buckner, Christopher, Ina, Sesser and Zeigler also use the cameras. The sheriff says the cameras will help in collecting potential evidence and will be a tool ...

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  7. Sesser Homecoming 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    This corn is the best corn I've ever had in my entire life! Go see my friend Steve Miller and get a dozen ears to take home at the end of the night too! Corn crew kicks it into high gear starting Thursday night) Woooohooooo!! It's the 61st Annual Rend Lake Days, the Sesser Homecoming starts tonight , and runs through this Saturday night at Miner's Memorial Park in Sesser! Bring your lawn chair and enjoy nightly FREE entertainment! The BBQ and the roast corn !! Out of this world food and fun for the whole family! I LOVE THIS FESTIVAL! I had a chance to talk with Deborah Hutson with the Sesser Homecoming on this morning's #KiTC Morning Show

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  8. A Minor History with a Major Impact: Author Gary W. Moore Discusses His Father's Story, April 12-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | River Cities' Reader

    ... chance and our ablest assistance in making a capable ball player." He remembers visiting his father's hometown of Sesser, Illinois, when he was seven or eight, and a man stuck his head out of the bar and asked if he was Gene's kid. A group of older ...

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  9. Police: Stolen vehicles recovered in Franklin Co., ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | KFVS12

    According to Sesser police, dispatch began receiving reports of vehicles being broken into at around 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 15. They say they also received a report of a stolen vehicle. Police say they were able to recover two stolen vehicles, one stolen four-wheeler and several items allegedly taken during the burglaries.

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  10. Police: Stolen vehicles recovered in Franklin Co., ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | KFVS12

    According to Sesser police, dispatch began receiving reports of vehicles being broken into at around 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 15. They say they also received a report of a stolen vehicle. Police say they were able to recover two stolen vehicles, one stolen four-wheeler and several items allegedly taken during the burglaries.

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  11. Firefighters put out building fire in Benton, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... and the IGA building, at around 1:30 a.m. to put out a fire. Multiple fire departments in the area, including Benton, Sesser, West Frankfort, West City, and Christopher, among others, showed up to battle the fire. The building was apparently shut ...

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  12. Tracy R. PiperRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | RiverBender.com Obits

    She married Paul L. Piper on December 31, 1948 in Sesser, IL. He preceded her in death in June 11, 1996.

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  13. Police investigation cancels class at Sesser-Valier schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... the district says for safety reasons, classes will be canceled on Monday to allow police more time to investigate. Sesser-Valier District Superintendent Jason Henry said this district is "... working with law enforcement officials to protect the ...

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