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  1. Coats for Kids event in West Frankfort, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... who need them. The scramble will be on Monday, July 27, at the Franklin County Country Club, just south of West Frankfort. Morning and afternoon sessions are planned. Over the past 20-plus years nearly 10,000 children have been given warm coats and ...


  2. West Frankfort Boosts Oversight Of Local BusinessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | WSIL

    ... and businesses safe. They say the goal is to hold people accountable for the condition of their buildings. West Frankfort has had several problems with rundown buildings this year and hope these new rules will force property owners to take action. ...


  3. Sunflowers Drawing Visitors in West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | WSIL

    Farmer Dan Melvin grows the flowers every year and says some of them are more than 7 feet tall. Melvin expanded his operation this season and says the sunflowers are drawing visitors who want to take pictures or just stare out into the pretty field of flowers.


  4. RR crossing repair in West FrankfortRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | KFVS12

    East Main Street in West Frankfort will be closed Monday, August 3 to make repairs to a railroad crossing.


  5. Lane Reduction Planned on Northbound I-57Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | WSIL

    IDOT is warning drivers to be prepared for major delays on northbound Interstate 57 between Johnston City and West Frankfort. Beginning Thursday, July 16, the northbound driving lane from mile marker 63 to mile marker 64 will be closed as crews work on the bridge.


  6. Some Customers Complaining Frontier Internet Still Out or Very PoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | WSIL

    ... m." However, still showed a large yellow and red blob from Murphysboro past Marion and up to West Frankfort Monday night, indicating the site believes there are Frontier outages in those areas.


  7. Child Recovers from Car Accident and Family Honor's Lost Loved Ones.Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2015 | WSIL

    ... People are asked to bring toys instead of flowers, to be donated to The Night's Shield Children's Shelter in West Frankfort. A rock concert is scheduled for August 2. All proceeds will go toward a scholarship in Kaybrin's name. For more information ...


  8. West Frankfort Man Sentenced for MethRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | WSIL

    Caleb Ray Grant, 25, of West Frankfort, was convicted of Unlawful Possession Of Methamphetamine Manufacturing Materials, a Class 2 Felony, following a plea of guilty on June 24. He was sentenced to serve 42 months in the Illinois Department of Corrections, followed by two years of mandatory parole. Grant's charges stem from an incident that happened April 9, when Murphysboro Police officers pulled him over for having no front registration plate on his car.


  9. IL man sentenced in connection to meth chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | KFVS12

    The Jackson County State's Attorney announced today that a West Frankfort man was sentenced in Jackson County Circuit Court to the Department of Corrections for unlawful possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials. Caleb Ray Grant, 25, was convicted of unlawful possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials, following a plea of guilty on June 24, 2015.


  10. New Gun Range Causing a Stir in West FrankfortRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | WSIL

    SI Shooter Supply in West Frankfort has begun building a new outdoor shooting facility. But neighbors say it makes them nervous.


  11. West Frankfort Fire Department gets life-saving upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | KFVS12

    The West Frankfort Fire Department has upgraded its emergency vehicles with equipment that will help first responders to treat life threatening issues during emergency patient transports. The departmetns three ambulances and one fire engine will now be equipped with Advenced Life Support equipment.


  12. Area dogs compete in DeKalb dog showRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ... competitive shows because the owners may not handle the pressure as well. Andrea Carter is a handler from West Frankfort in southern Illinois. She was responsible for handling 12 different dogs, including a Boston terrier, Chihuahua and a Cavalier ...


  13. Franklin County Man Sentenced for HeroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | WSIL

    On July 1, 2015, George A. Mayo, 34, of West Frankfort, was sentenced for his involvement in a heroin conspiracy. Mayo pled guilty in March to an indictment charging conspiracy to distribute heroin.


  14. Illinois congregation donates church to collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    WEST FRANKFORT – Members of a dwindling congregation in southern Illinois have donated their church to a small area college. The Carbondale Southern reports West Frankfort's First United Methodist Church formally turned the building over to Morthland College this week.


  15. Eldorado Police Officers Happy With Body CamerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | WSIL

    ... "It's going to show them the reality of what's around their house and what's in their neighborhoods." West Frankfort Police Chief Shawn Talluto told News 3 that he has a few concerns with the devices, such as cost, unsettled eavesdropping statutes ...


  16. WellSpring Resources Merges with CenterstoneRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... WellSpring Resources will become part of Centerstone's existing Illinois operations, which has locations in West Frankfort, Carterville, Marion and Carbondale. It will be renamed Centerstone, a change that will take place this fall. John Markley ...


  17. Church News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | State Journal

    ... 1216 Wilkinson Blvd., Frankfort, KY 40601. The gospel group "CrossTithes" will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday at West Frankfort Church of God, 1518 Louisville Road. First Tuesday at the Table, Primer Martes a la Mesa, will be at 7:30 p.m. July 7 at St. ...


  18. Jule K. WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... the phone said some of the eight employees of the facility have been offered jobs at other homes like one in West Frankfort, just under 60 miles away. The manager also said the 26 residents were slowly sent elsewhere between the time the ...


  19. West Frankfort Man Sentenced to 65 Years for MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | WSIL

    A West Frankfort man has been sentenced to 65 years in prison for the murder of his wife. John Adams, 66, was sentenced Friday in Franklin County Court for the shooting death of Kendra Turner Adams.


  20. Thief steals thousands from church, bait shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | WKYT

    ... Joe Mullins stands with Pastor Wade Hughes as they explain how a thief broke into the bait shop and the West Frankfort Church of God early Thursday morning. The Franklin County Sheriff's Office said around 6:30a.m. Thursday, a thief used a concrete ...


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