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  1. Southern Illinois Drug Taskforce, other agencies, make arrests in West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    On June 28, 2017, the Southern Illinois Drug Task Force , the Southern Illinois Enforcement Group , the West Frankfort Police Department, and the Illinois State Police Special Weapons and Tactics Team executed a search warrant in West Frankfort, Illinois. Johnnie L. Ricketts, 35, and Jeremy L. Ricketts, 30, both of West Frankfort, were arrested for methamphetamine related offenses following the execution of the search warrant.

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  2. Poll: Only 12% of Americans supportaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | WHAS11

    ... to delay a vote as they scramble for the 50 votes needed to pass a measure. Donald Jones, 61, a sheriff from West Frankfort, Ill., who was among those called in the survey, has seen both the benefits and costs of Obamacare. "I had one relative who ...

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  3. Poll: Only 12% of Americans support the Senate health care planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | USA Today

    ... to delay a vote as they scramble for the 50 votes needed to pass a measure. Donald Jones, 61, a sheriff from West Frankfort, Ill., who was among those called in the survey, has seen both the benefits and costs of Obamacare. "I had one relative who ...

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  4. Coroner: WF man killed in rural Herrin crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Magic 95.1

    Williamson County officials have confirmed that a 32 year old West Frankfort man died in a crash between a car and a motorcycle near the intersection of Herrin and Christmas Tree roads on Saturday evening.

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  5. New regional superintendent appointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Magic 95.1

    ... he four counties in ROE 21 to serve out the remainder of Donkin's term. Donkin recently accepted a new job as West Frankfort's superintendent of schools. His last day as regional superintendent will be June 30.

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  6. Area fireworks displays cancelled, postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    Mayor Steve Hartline made the announcement yesterday - he said the State Fire Marshal did not issue a license to the vendor who was going to do the fireworks. In West Frankfort, fireworks have been postponed until July 9, because the original vendor engaged for July 4 was unable to fulfill the job.

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  7. Majority of Americans don't support mass deportation, survey showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... on unauthorized immigrants since he paid taxes and gave jobs to people. He was deported. Residents of West Frankfort, Illinois, a town that handily went to Trump during the 2016 general election, is similarly fighting the deportation proceedings of ...

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  8. Second Dollar General store coming to WFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    City leaders in West Frankfort have approved Tax increment Financing incentives for a second Dollar General Store to be built on the city's east side.

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  9. John R. SwinburneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Breeze Courier

    John Richard 'Dick' Swinburne, 83, formerly of Kincaid, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2017 in Manor Court of Carbondale. Dick was born April 25, 1934 in West Frankfort to John and Edna Swinburne.

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  10. Belleville man rolls truck, camper on I-57Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    For the second time in just as many days, an accident involving a pull behind camper trailer has happened on a Southern Illinois interstate. According to State Police, just after 7:00 AM Thursday, 86 year old Charles Sparks of Belleville, rolled his truck and trailer near the West Frankfort exits on northbound interstate 57. A preliminary investigation indicates that Sparks' was passing another vehicle when his tires dropped off the side of the pavement.

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  11. Man extricated from vehicle after crash in Franklin Co., ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... he vehicle back onto the road he lost control. Sparks had to be extricated from the vehicle by members of the West Frankfort Fire Department. He was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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  12. Vehicle hauling camper rolls over on I-57; traffic delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | KFVS12

    This incident happened on Thursday, June 8 near mile marker 64.6. This is between the exit and entrance ramps to West Frankfort.

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  13. Susie O. TebowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... is survived by her daughters, Stephannie S. Tebow of Carbondale, Mary Beth Tebow Reese and husband, Brent of West Frankfort and Simone Tebow Koester and husband, Eric of Elk Horn, Wisconsin; four grandchildren, Brooke Walters, Racheal Tebow ...

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  14. Susie TebowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... is survived by her daughters, Stephannie S. Tebow of Carbondale, Mary Beth Tebow Reese and husband, Brent of West Frankfort and Simone Tebow Koester and husband, Eric of Elk Horn, Wisconsin; four grandchildren, Brooke Walters, Racheal Tebow ...

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  15. Kay Ellen BoyerRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born on November 11, 1942 in West Frankfort, she was the daughter of Edward P. Ogle and Lois Zimmerman. Surviving are a son, Nick Boyer of Alton; daughter, Valerie Wells of Portland, OR; two granddaughters, Heather and Jennifer; great-great grandchild, Alex; and two sisters, Diane Howard of Wood River, Kelly Martin of Fosterburg.

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  16. Body found in Nemaha County identified as 40-year-old Illinois manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Riggs body was found on the morning of May 24, 2017 near State Highway 62, about half a mile south of 32nd Road . He was entered into NCIC as a missing person by the West Frankfort Police on May 22, 2017.

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  17. Tractor, barn burn in rural West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    West Frankfort fire fighters and those from neighboring departments were called to the barn on Carr Road about 11 a.m.

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  18. 2nd Annual Show & ShineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    This Saturday starting at 8AM, it's the 2nd Annual Show & Shine at Weeks in West Frankfort! Just 10$ to get your car, truck, or motorcycle in the show! Rain or Shine! I had Justin and Danny from Weeks in the studio this morning, along with Amanda from the SI Hot Rodders to talk about it! #KiTC

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  19. College offers free tuition to all students in West Frankfort, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | KFVS12

    It's true, the university has officially offered 100 percent tuition and fees to returning students in good academic standing. The offer is good through their graduation date. 1 comment

  20. College offers free tuition to all students in West Frankfort, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | KFVS12

    It's true, the university has officially offered 100% tuition and fees to returning students in good academic standing. The offer is good through their graduation date. 1 comment

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