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Franklin County Couple Warns of Car Wrap Scam
A West Frankfort family was thrilled when they first learned about an offer to make their car a driving advertisement.
Bird's Eye View of Snow-Covered Southern Illinois
Friday's clear skies made it easier to check out the blanket of snow and ice this week's winter storm leaves behind.
West Frankfort Fire Department Rescues 3 by Ladder
The vehicle landed on its side between a row of trees and a ditch filled with water.
Benton Home Damaged in Fire
A Benton home was damaged in a Friday afternoon fire. It happened around 4 p.m. in the 600 block of North Buchanan Street.
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Man accused of burning woman seeks judge verdict
A southern Illinois man accused of dousing his girlfriend with chemicals and setting her on fire more than a year ago wants a judge to decide his case, not a jury.
Two Men Arrested For Child Porn
Two men face child pornography charges as a result of an investigation by the Attorney General's office.
Two Train Accidents in West Frankfort in Last Month
Franklin County authorities are urging people to be cautious around railroad tracks after two train accidents in just over a month.
2 Arrested for Child Porn
Donald H. Currier III of Carmi and Billy Gene Sullivan of West Frankfort were arrested as part of Operation Glass House, an effort by the Illinois Attorney General's office to crack down on offenders downloading and trading child porn online.
Person Hit By Train
Police say a person was hit by a train in town Thursday night. Authorities have not released that person's condition.
DeKalb firefighters give pickup truck to wounded soldier
DeKALB – Spc. Charles Ligon knew what was waiting for him behind a fire truck parked in the southeast corner of the Huskie Stadium but it was amazing to him nonetheless.
W.F. Soldier to be Given Truck
The Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois Warrior program will give him the keys to a 2013 Chevy Silverado during the Northern Illinois / Ball State game in DeKalb.
Third Arrested in West Frankfort Pizza Delivery Robbery
Franklin County deputies have arrested a third person in connection with last week's robbery of a pizza delivery driver in West Frankfort.