Franklin County Newswire (Page 2)

Franklin County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, IL. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 107 in Franklin County, IL

  1. Franklin County, IL receives federal funding for vehicles, equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | KFVS12

    U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth and Dick Durbin announced $98,100 in federal funding to assist rural communities in Illinois. Franklin County is on that list.

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  2. Kentucky mas arrested after armed break-in, standoff in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    A Kentucky man is in custody after an armed home invasion and a brief stand-off with police in Thompsonville. Police say 24-year-old Lucas Boyd, who was an ex-boyfriend of one of the residents, entered the Franklin County home around 1:15 AM Sunday armed with an AK-47 style rifle.

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  3. Franklin County deed transfers: April 8-14, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The following deed transfers, for April 8-14, 2018, are public record in the Franklin County Registers and Recorders office. Franklin County deed transfers: April 8-14, 2018 The following deed transfers, for April 8-14, 2018, are public record in the Franklin County Registers and Recorders office.

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  4. Free Press HeroesRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2018 | The Free Press, Independent News Media

    ... Ohio election. Petro's using state funds and assistant attorney generals as enforcers. Some, like the late Franklin County Sheriff Earl Smith, allege that Petro has longstanding ties to organized crime and that the Attorney General's office in Ohio ...

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  5. 90th Anniversary for Charlie Birgera s last standRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    ... historian, Bob Rea, to talk about the 90th anniversary of Charlie Birger's hanging. Find out more at the Franklin County Historical Jail Museum in Benton. They are open daily from 10AM - 3PM! ICYMI, here's the interview from this morning's #KiTC ... 15 comments

  6. Franklin Co., IL meeting on substance and opioid misuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | KFVS12

    There will be a meeting on Thursday, April 19 to discuss issues concerning opioid misuse and substance abuse prevention in Franklin County, Illinois. The meeting is at Rend Lake Visitor Center at 11981 Rend Lake City Road, from 6-8:30 p.m. The free event will also include a screening of 'The Anonymous People,' a documentary film about recovery.The film is provided by Southern Illinois Healthcare's Community Benefits Department.

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  7. Minor train derailment in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Magic 95.1

    According to Franklin County EMA, the one car that jumped the tracks was carrying a non-hazardous cargo and there was no danger to the public.

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  8. I-57 cleared after single vehicle crash in Franklin County, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | KFVS12

    LaKeith Smith, 19, laughed as a judge's comment during his sentencing Thursday. He'll spend 65 years in prison for felony murder, armed burglary, second-degree theft, and third-degree theft.

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  9. No injuries reported after semis collide in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    According to State Police, the two trucks were traveling in the right lane. The first truck slowed down, the second truck, following behind, failed to do so, and rear-ended the one in front of it, causing them both to jack-knife.

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  10. One person was cited after a crash in Franklin County, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | KFVS12

    Two semi trucks were involved in a crash in Franklin Conuty, Illinois on Wednesday night around 6:05 p.m. Police said a 1998 Freightliner in 5 axle combination and a 2013 Freightliner in double bottom 5 axle combination were involved. The 1998 Freightliner was driven by 54-year-old Mario A. Dalpra of Wooster, Ohio while 57-year-old James L. Manier of Grantsburg, Il drove the 2013 Freightliner.

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  11. Traffic backed up on I-57 NB in Franklin Co., IL after 2 semi crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | KFVS12

    Sesser Fire Protection District is working with vehicle recovery services to remove the vehicles and clean up the fuel spill. According to Franklin County Emergency Management, traffic is at a standstill after the two semi crash, according to Illinois State Police.

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  12. West Frankfort man arrested after high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Magic 95.1

    A West Frankfort man with arrest warrants out in Franklin County and Colorado State has been arrested by Herrin Police. According to a press release, just before 9:30 Saturday night, Herrin Police were asked to assist in locating a vehicle that had been involved in a hit-and-run in Franklin County.

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  13. Police chase suspect in Herrin, IL.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | KFVS12

    According to Herrin Police, Herrin PD was asked to find a car involved in a hit-and-run crash in Franklin County, Ill. An officer found the vehicle and attempt to make a traffic stop.

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  14. Graphic artist found guilty of comp fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Business Insurance

    Investigators found John W. Bezusko, 50, working in Colorado while collecting injured workers benefits from the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation, the bureau said in a statement Friday. Mr. Bezusko must pay $19,530 in restitution to the Ohio BWC and serve five years of probation for the first-degree misdemeanor, according to his sentence in a Franklin County courtroom.

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  15. 3 injured after crash on I-57 in Franklin County, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | KFVS12

    An investigation showed the semi driver did not see the trailer being pulled by the pickup after the truck passed and collided with the vehicle.

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  16. IL man accused of shooting, stabbing motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | KFVS12

    According to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a report of a domestic violence incident on Thursday, March 1 at 4:38 p.m. Jeffrey R. Herrell, 32, was arrested on charges of aggravated battery with a firearm and attempted first-degree murder charges. According to the sheriff's office, the victim is Herrell's 52-year-old mother.

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  17. Riverdale girls make short work of TullahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... No. 1 Shelbvyille 61-48, No. 3 Oakland slipped past Coffee County 31-30 and No. 2 Stewarts Creek got past Franklin County 55-48. Riverdale (83): Brinae Alexander 30, Alasia Hayes 21, Jalyn Holcomb 10, Alexis Whittington 8, Brylee Puckett 7, Ally ...

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  18. 1 dead in single-vehicle crash in Franklin County, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | KFVS12

    Franklin County Coroner Marty Leffler has confirmed the death of a 21-year-old man in a Single-vehicle crash on Feb. 17 at 3:00 a.m. According to Leffler, the crash happened west of Sam Pyle Bridge road on Illinois Route 14. The victim ran off the road and hit a tree.

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  19. I-57 northbound closed at Franklin, Williamson Co. line due to crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | KFVS12

    Both northbound lanes of Interstate 56 at milepost 62 in Franklin County, Illinois are currently blocked due to an overturned truck tractor-semitrailer.

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  20. Mothers accuse day care of waxing their toddlersa eyebrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Two mothers say someone at a Washington state day care center waxed their toddlers' eyebrows without permission, according to KREM . Alyssa Salgado and Glenda Maria Cruz say they dropped their children off Thursday morning at the Pasco facility, and when they picked them up they noticed a red, splotchy patch between their eyebrows where hair used to be.

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