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  1. Ferrum man faces up to 20 years for selling steroidsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Franklin News-Post

    Joseph Jason Denoto, 35, pleaded guilty Tuesday in Franklin County Circuit Court to distribution of Testosterone Cypionate on Oct. 10, 2013, and Nandrolone Decanoate on Oct. 17, 2013.

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  2. Missouri Supreme Court to decide Labadie landfill's fateRead the original story

    Wednesday | Business Journal

    The Missouri Court of Appeals on Tuesday ruled in favor of Franklin County residents who had challenged the county's decision to change zoning regulations to allow coal ash landfills, such as the one planned in Labadie by Ameren.

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  3. Authorities search for man involved in crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau

    The Franklin County, Illinois, Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a man suspected of leaving the scene of a crash involving personal injury Monday night.

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  4. Police Investigate Burglary In ChristopherRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    ... her Police and Illinois State Police are investigating. This is at least the third burglary at a business in Franklin County that houses video gaming machines.

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  5. Selfie posted on Facebook leads to shoplifting arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Examiner.com

    ... ng to the Chicago Tribune . Morties Boutique is located in West Frankfort's downtown. The town is located in Franklin County and has a population of some 8,100 people. The town is part of the Lakeland are in Illinois.

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  6. Shoplifter busted after posting on FacebookRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... Williams, the store owner Police say they're Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1mvV51E FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ill. (WSIL) - These may look like normal pictures. Any selfie you'd see on a social media site, but they're not. Police say ...

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  7. Town might ban single-wide trailersRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Daily Gazette

    – West Frankfort Mayor Tom Jordan told WSIL-TV that the 8,200-resident Franklin County city is considering whether to ban single-wide trailer homes and to not allow trailer parks. Jordan says some single-wide home owners may be moving to town ...

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  8. City mulls banning new single-wide mobile homesRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | WAND-TV Decatur

    West Frankfort Mayor Tom Jordan tells WSIL-TV that the 8,200-resident Franklin County city is considering whether to ban single-wide trailer homes and to not allow trailer parks.

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  9. Danielle Saxton, right.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    ... ing a court appearance on felony drug charges. She will appear in court August 19 for a bond date hearing in Franklin County.

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  10. Southern Illinois man found fit to stand trial for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... fit to stand trial, facing charges that he allegedly murdered his wife. John P. Adams, 66, was ordered by Franklin County Judge Jerry Crisel to appear for a pre-trial conference on September 3, after the judge reviewed Adams' fitness evaluation. ...

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  11. Illinois logger dead after tree fallRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Franklin County Coroner Marty Leffler said Anthony L. Tolliver of Clay City died while working just east of Benton.

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  12. Overturned tanker carrying resin, street remains closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | KFVS12

    ... there was an overturned tanker truck in the 300 block of Main Street in West Frankfort. According to the Franklin County EMA, crews are still on scene, but the situation is stable as officials wait for a clean up team. They say West Main Street will ...

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  13. Fatal Bicycle Accident in West CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | WSIL

    A Franklin County man was killed Tuesday morning when the bicycle he was riding was hit by a pickup truck.

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  14. Bicyclist killed in crash in West CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | KFVS12

    A bicyclist was killed in a crash in West City, Illinois on Tuesday morning. John Bruegge, Jr., 59, was riding a bike southbound at the intersection of Route 14 and Central Street in West City near Walmart when he was hit by a vehicle that was traveling eastbound, according to the Franklin County Coroner's Office.

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  15. 15-day-old baby dies after found under father in bedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | KFVS12

    The Franklin County Coroner's Office is investigating the death of a 15-day-old baby.

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  16. Suspect facing felony charges after stand-off in Royalton, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | KFVS12

    The suspect in a two-hour stand-off in Royalton, Illinois on Sunday will likely be facing felony charges, according to Franklin County Sheriff Don Jones.

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  17. Grove City: Ex-girlfriend suspected in theft from residenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | This Week Community News

    ... and 8 a.m. June 21, causing $200 worth of damage. The resident told police she received information that the Franklin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a similar case in which the same initials are spray-painted, along with a possible ...

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  18. Man faces up to 40 years for selling methRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | Franklin News-Post

    A Rocky Mount man faces up to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday in Franklin County Circuit Court to distribution of methamphetamine.

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  19. Franklin County Teen Reported MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | WSIL

    The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says Hunter D. Arview, 16, was reported missing Tuesday after last being seen Sunday at her home in rural West Frankfort.

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  20. Wanted Joliet Man Captured by New Lenox PoliceRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... a stop," police said. "The officer discovered that the driver, Shadowens, had a warrant for his arrest from Franklin County." Shadowens, who was also charged with the improper display of a registration, was released after he posted bond. Go take a ...

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