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  1. 'Suspicious' house fire under investigation in West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | KFVS12

    The cause of a suspicious house fire in West Frankfort is under investigation, according to the West Frankfort Fire Department.

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  2. Relatives And Friends Remember Mine DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    Sixty-five years later, relatives and friends have gathered in southern Illinois to remember a mine disaster that killed 119 men. Candles were lit for every victim and names were read Wednesday night at Trinity United Methodist Church in West Frankfort.

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  3. Mine disaster that killed 119 recalled on 65th anniversaryRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Sixty-five years later, relatives and friends have gathered in southern Illinois to remember a mine disaster that killed 119 men. Candles were lit for every victim and names were read Wednesday night at Trinity United Methodist Church in West Frankfort.

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  4. 65th Anniversary Memorial Service for The Orient #2 mine explosion held in West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | KFVS12

    The 65th Anniversary Memorial Service for The Orient #2 mine explosion was held in West Frankfort, Illinois on Wednesday, December 21. It featured several special speakers who gave their thoughts on remembering the disaster in which 119 lost their lives on Dec. 21, 1951 in one of the deadliest mine explosions to ever occur in the United States. Each miner who lost their life was memorialized in a special candle lighting service as their name was read and their picture was shown on a large screen.

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  5. Have you got your ticket yet!?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    How about a new Honda Accord or a Volkswagen Passat with a big red bow for Christmas! You could WIN your choice with the Key's for Kids new car raffle to benefit The Night's Shield Children's Shelter in West Frankfort! Lori Sisulak stopped by the Z100 studios to talk about the perfect Christmas gift a chance to win a new car from the Ike Family of Dealerships! Your $100 donation will provide much needed support to the work of The Night's Shield ! In case you missed it, here's our interview from this morning's #KiTC Morning Show

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  6. Heartland couple creates app to help find lost childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | KFVS12

    Ryan and Deanna Davis are from West Frankfort, Illinois and have two kids, one who is autistic and has a tendency to wander off. So the couple created Whistle - an app built to broadcast a message to an area to bring people together to help search.

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  7. West Frankfort barbers separated by age, united by craftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | News Times

    In this Nov. 29, 2016 photo, Jonathon Raby, right, cuts Brent Willmore's hair at Burg's Hair Parlour in West Frankfort, Ill. A train track and side street away sits Terry Chambers' barbershop.

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  8. Gene Young Sr., 92, WoosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... 17 at 6 p.m. at Freedom Fellowship Church, 6209 S. Carr Road, Apple Creek. Gene was born Jan. 15, 1924, in West Frankfort, Ill., the son of William (Thomas) and Ethel Young. He was the youngest of three children. Gene was a 1942 graduate of Benton ...

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  9. Candy Cane Lane back open for Christmas in West Frankfort, ILRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | KFVS12

    It's a Christmas display that's years in the making and the creator said the hard work is worth it. Dozens of decorations featuring popular animation characters in Christmas settings draw a crowd to the West Frankfort, Illinois display every year.

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  10. Massac boys, girls lacking experienceRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... vs. Anna Jonesboro, 26-28: at Eldorado Holiday Tournament. January -- 6: vs. Benton, 7: at Du Quoin, 13: vs. West Frankfort, 16-21: TBA in Superman Classic, 24: at Calloway County, 27: at Murphysboro, 28: vs. Marion, 31: at Ballard Memorial. ...

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  11. West Frankfort to name new police chief todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    City leaders are expected to name a retired Illinois State Police Commander Michael Irwin as police chief during a special meeting this morning. Talluto has been with the West Frankfort Police Department for more than two decades and has been chief for four years.

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  12. Multiple injuries in 3-vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    Police say 23 year old Devin O'Daniell of Royalton was driving east when he dropped a lit cigarette and lost control of his car. O'Daniell side swiped a truck driven by Eric Lee McCormack of West Frankfort and then crashed head on into a car driven by Debra Perry of Johnston City.

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  13. A missing teen girl found in West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    One of two teen girls missing from White County has been found in West Frankfort.

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  14. Robert Swafford v. Robert McDonald Secretary of Veterans AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    Before TARANTO, LINN, and STOLL, Circuit Judges.ROBERT L. SWAFFORD, West Frankfort, IL, pro se. ANTHONY F. SCHIAVETTI, Commercial Litigation Branch, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, Washington, DC, for respondent-appellee.

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  15. Keokuk, Fort Madison papers sold to Illinois-based companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    San Diego-based Brehm says the sale of the Daily Democrat in Fort Madison and the Daily Gate City in Keokuk became effective last week. They were purchased by Community Media Group, which is based in West Frankfort, Illinois.

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  16. 3 bikers seriously injured in crash in West Frankfort, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | KFVS12

    According to West Frankfort Police Chief Shawn Talluto, three people were seriously injured in a collision in West Frankfort, Illinois on Saturday, November 5. The crash happened around 11 a.m. Saturday after a driver in a 2012 Buick four-door was traveling northbound on Route 37 and crossed the center line and struck a motorcycle traveling southbound. After the initial collision, the motorcycle collided with a second motorcycle.

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    Nov 4, 2016 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    Police say 58 year old Charles Hutson of West Frankfort stabbed 64 year old Cary D. Price last Thursday night in the 400 block of East Charles Street. Police Chief Shawn Talluto says 55 year old Terry W. Young of Kentucky was stabbed multiple times on Wednesday in the 1000 block of West Main Street in West Frankfort.

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  18. West Frankfort, IL man arrested, charged with battery after allegedly stabbing other manRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | KFVS12

    On Oct. 27 at 10:21 p.m., the West Frankfort Police Department was dispatched to a stabbing in the 400 block of East Charles Street. When they got there, officers discovered two men that had been fighting over a property dispute.

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  19. Kentucky man arrested, charged with battery after stabbing of another manRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | KFVS12

    On November 2, at 11:30 a.m., the West Frankfort Police Department was dispatched to the 1000 block of West Main Street in reference to a stabbing. On November 3, Munsell was found and arrested without incident.

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  20. Burned, not broken: An inspiring story of survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    WEST FRANKFORT, IL - "I love who I am now, took me a long time to get here and I fought like hell to get here," said Tessa Ratajczyk. A lot can change in four years.

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