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  1. West Frankfort's Annual Easter Egg HuntRead the original story

    45 min ago | WSIL

    Kids had the chance to take home some Easter baskets full of candy, along with some big prizes as well.


  2. Campaign to Donate Truck to Injured VeteranRead the original story

    Yesterday | WSIL

    The Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois are giving back to a local soldier seriously injured in Afghanistan.


  3. July Trial Date Set in West Frankfort Murder CaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WSIL

    Police were called to the couple's home March 31. Investigators said Turner Adams, 52, had been shot in the back of the head.


  4. Restaurant Report Card: April 14, 2014Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | WSIL

    Here's why the restaurant lost points: the shelves in the refrigerator and freezer needed cleaning, along with a microwave and the kitchen walls and ceilings.


  5. Schools Watch Plan to Overhaul School FundingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | WSIL

    It would require schools to demonstrate need before they get funding. ow a state Senator, agrees the time is now.


  6. West Frankfort One of Many Receiving Funds to Repair RoadsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WSIL

    Communities across southern Illinois will get a share of that funding, splitting more than $5.5 to improve roads. 2 comments

  7. Unsung Hero: La Fiesta StaffRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | WSIL

    The Taste of Hope event for Relay for Life in Franklin County was a huge success, not only because of diners, but also because of the staff of one restaurant.


  8. West Frankfort Woman Shot, Husband ArrestedRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | WSIL

    West Frankfort police have a suspect in custody for the shooting of a 52-year-old woman.


  9. West Frankfort Police Say Woman Suffered Suspicious InjuryRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | WSIL

    Police are investigating a suspicious incident that left a woman with life threatening injuries.


  10. Local Beta Club Raises Money for NationalsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | WSIL

    The West Frankfort Beta Club is going to nationals, but they need the community's help to get them to Richmond, Virginia.


  11. Vandals Force Changes at West Frankfort Old City LakeRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | WSIL

    Damage to the old shower house, ruts in the grass, and scattered garbage are just part of the mess vandals have left behind. 4 comments

  12. West Frankfort Fraud Suspect Faces More ChargesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | WSIL

    Police say he offered to do some yard work, got paid for it, but never completed the job.


  13. West Frankfort Man Arrested for Home Repair FraudRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | WSIL

    West Frankfort Police say Mayo was paid $650 to do tree trimming and yard work, but instead cashed the victim's check and didn't do any of the agreed upon work.


  14. Haunted House Fundraiser Destroyed by VandalsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WSIL

    A local haunted house is dealing with its own horror. Nightmare in West Frankfort has been scaring people and raising money for charity for more than a decade.


  15. West Frankfort Awarded $6.4M to Upgrade Sewer Treatment PlantRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WSIL

    "This grant supports an important public health and safety project in West Frankfort," said Jonathon Monken, director of the Illinois Emergency Management Agency. 3 comments

  16. West Frankfort Works to Revitalize its Business DistrictRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | WSIL

    The city lost two long-time furniture stores in the last year, increasing the number of empty buildings on Main Street. 2 comments

  17. 2 Injured in I-57 CrashRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | WSIL

    Illinois State Police say a 2008 GMC Denali SUV hit a attachment on the back of an IDOT truck that was stopped in the left lane.


  18. Water Line Repairs Planned in West FrankfortRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | WSIL

    Some residents on the southeast side of West Frankfort will be without water Tuesday morning to allow crews to make repairs.


  19. Rough Winter Takes Toll on Area RoadsRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | WSIL

    "A lot of potholes," said West Frankfort Streets Superintendent Roger Stanley. "The gator cracks in the roads, several of them, a lot more than normal."


  20. Crime Tracker: Cell Phones Behind the WheelRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | WSIL

    Since Jan. 1, it's been illegal to hold a phone while driving in Illinois. Supporters of the new law say it's making roads safer, but we've found most local police aren't even issuing tickets for breaking that law. 11 comments

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