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  1. Good news and bad news from IDOCRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... She determined that she would not let the "black cloud of judgment" following her around her hometown of West Frankfort keep her from succeeding - and she would not let her mother's mistake wipe away all the good she had done in her life. [] Soon, ...

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  2. Manhunt ends in seizure of meth, mushrooms from suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | WAND-TV Decatur

    West Frankfort officers say they stopped a car driven by Philip Joshu, 37, and collected his driving paperwork. They say Joshu, who is from Decatur, was not listed on rental papers for his car.

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  3. Bill Levanti, 74, of West Frankfort, was named 2018 Old King Coal.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 7 | KFVS12

    Levanti will rule over the Old King Coal Festival, which runs from May 10-13 in West Frankfort. But, not before being officially crowned.

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  4. Philip Joshu is accused of leading police on a chase.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | KFVS12

    ... out of Macon County for a weapons offense. According to police, on Thursday, April 5 at around 8:45 p.m., the West Frankfort Police Department requested they help with a car chase on Route 37. West Frankfort officers reported the driver was armed ...

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  5. Pedestrian offered ride gets robbed, left in remote locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Magic 95.1

    Williamson County authorities say they're investigating after a man was reportedly robbed at gunpoint and then dropped in the middle of nowhere after he accepted a ride. According to a press release, the victim was walking in West Frankfort when he accepted a ride the pickup of an acquaintance. 5 comments

  6. Man allegedly robbed at gunpoint after accepting ride in West Frankfort, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | KFVS12

    The Williamson County Sheriff's Office is investigating an alleged armed robbery that happened on a rural road north of Johnston City on Wednesday, March 28. According to deputies, a man was walking in West Frankfort when he accepted a ride from a female acquaintance and three unknown males in a silver extended cab truck. They drove to a remote location north of Johnston City, where two men allegedly pointed handguns at the victim and the third man allegedly had a knife.

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  7. West Frankfort man arrested after high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 27 | Magic 95.1

    A West Frankfort man with arrest warrants out in Franklin County and Colorado State has been arrested by Herrin Police. According to a press release, just before 9:30 Saturday night, Herrin Police were asked to assist in locating a vehicle that had been involved in a hit-and-run in Franklin County.

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  8. Driver claims to have coughed, blacked out before crash in Paducah, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The 71-year-old driver from Thompsonville, Illinois, and his 75-year-old passenger from West Frankfort were taken to an area hospital for treatment.

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  9. Isp K-9s visit southern Il schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | KFVS12

    According to West Frankfort Superintendent Matt Donkin, this is routine, and there were no threats made that he is aware of.

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  10. Agree Realty (ADC) versus Four Corners Property Trust (FCPT) Critical ContrastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... community shopping centers include Capital Plaza, Frankfort; Central Michigan Commons, Mount Pleasant, and West Frankfort Plaza, West Frankfort. Four Corners Property Trust, Inc. is a self-administered company and real estate investment trust ...

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  11. 12-year-old threatened girls with toy handgun in HerrinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | KFVS12

    The Herrin Police Department received a report that a 12-year-old girl had threatened several other girls at a Herrin business. The juvenile was determined to be from West Frankfort.

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  12. 'We want to to keep his memory alive,' Varughese family mourn son with sense of peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Daily Egyptian

    ... family awarded two Pravin Varughese Memorial Scholarships in Pravin's memory to Allison Rath, a senior at West Frankfort High school and Kaleb "I remember hearing about it then. I've actually been closely following Pravin's case since then," Rath ...

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  13. Sterling's Turner Garcia is lone area big-school wrestler still competingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | The Daily Gazette

    ... after splitting a pair of bouts Friday. Garrison, an Erie-Prophetstown junior, dropped a 4-3 decision against West Frankfort's Connor Eaton in the 170-pound quarterfinals. He rebounded to pin Tremont's Caiden Buster in 2 minutes, 13 seconds. Next up ...

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  14. West Frankfort, IL school district updates safety measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | KFVS12

    According to the school district, school staff was joined by members of the West Frankfort Police Department in an on-going partnership to keep schools safe and help conduct searches. They ask that everyone be aware they will continue to ask students and their families to report any concerns or information they may have.

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  15. AmREIT (AMRE) vs. Agree Realty (ADC) Financial ContrastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | IntersportsWire

    ... community shopping centers include Capital Plaza, Frankfort; Central Michigan Commons, Mount Pleasant, and West Frankfort Plaza, West Frankfort. Receive News & Ratings for AmREIT Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily ...

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  16. IDOT: 'No smoking gun' in terms of causes of crashes on I-57Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | KFVS12

    IDOT: 'No smoking gun' in terms of causes of crashes on I-57 - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff IDOT has plans drawn up to expand the interstate from Johnston City to West Frankfort, but Illinois lacks the funding to break ground. While covering the story about an increase of crashes on I-57, our crew came across this crash on I-57.

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  17. Many enjoyed skiing, snowboarding, and tubing at Ski SnowstarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... you know, and they all learn and the younger ones get better and better," said Corey Burkart, a resident of West Frankfort, Illinois. Some people are regular Snowstar visitors, while others came to visit for the first time. Lily Schmidt celebrated ...

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  18. AmREIT (AMRE) & Agree Realty (ADC) Head to Head AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The Breeze

    ... community shopping centers include Capital Plaza, Frankfort; Central Michigan Commons, Mount Pleasant, and West Frankfort Plaza, West Frankfort. Receive News & Ratings for AmREIT Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily ...

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  19. Unattended wood stove burns barnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... had just put some sticks into the wood stove inside. When firefighters arrived from Winterport, Frankfort and West Frankfort, the building was "fully involved," he said, using the firefighter's term for a widespread blaze engulfing the structure. ...

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  20. Street Closures Begin Feb. 8 For Capital Plaza Demolition WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... be converted to 2-way traffic between Wilkinson Boulevard and Ann Street. Motorists traveling east on US 127 (West Frankfort Connector) who need to access Clinton Street will be detoured north along Wilkinson Boulevard to Mero Street then St. Clair ...

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