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  1. PEOPLE v. GOOCHRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | FindLaw

    Bryan A. Drew, Jason D. Drew, Katie M. Oehmke, Drew & Drew, Benton, IL, for Appellant. Charles Garnati, State's Attorney, Williamson County Courthouse, Marion, IL, Patrick Delfino, Director, Stephen E. Norris, Deputy Director, Patrick D. Daly, Staff Attorney, Office of the State's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor, Mt.

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  2. Lois Irene DorchincezRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Breeze Courier

    Lois Irene Dorchincez, 92, of Taylorville, IL, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, September 12, 2014 at 11:50 a.m. She was born June 1, 1922 in Benton, IL, the 16th of 17 children, born to Frank and Effie Jane Smith. She was also the last surviving member of her family.

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  3. Man Sentenced To Four Years For Lying About Election-Day ThreatRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    A man from Sesser has been sentenced to four years in federal prison for lying to an FBI agent about a plot to disrupt the 2012 general election with weapons and explosives. 26-year-old Ray Allen Flener pleaded guilty in April in U.S. District Court in Benton to charges of making a false statement to a federal officer and of conveying a false threat.

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  4. Man gets 4 years for bogus Election Day threatRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A southern Illinois man was sentenced Wednesday to four years in federal prison for falsely telling an FBI agent he knew of a plot to disrupt the 2012 general election with weapons and explosives. Ray Allen Flener, 26, of Sesser pleaded guilty in April in U.S. District Court in Benton to charges of making a false statement to a federal officer and of conveying a false threat.

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  5. Man gets four years for bogus Election Day threatMan gets four years...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... lawsuit that claimed it charged a nonprofit group quadruple what it normally collects to install a sewer hook-up. BENTON, Ill. (AP) - A southern Illinois man was sentenced Wednesday to four years in federal prison for falsely telling an FBI agent he ...

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  6. Sesser man sentenced for making threat to federal agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... Stephen R. Wigginton. Flener admitted in April that on Nov. 2, 2012, as a detainee at the Franklin County Jail in Benton, he told a Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation that he had knowledge of a plan by a group called "the New World ...

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  7. Judge weighs case of man accused of burning womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | SFGate

    ... the beta. In order to prevent this from happening, please do not clear your SFGate.com cookies for the next 30 days. BENTON, Ill. (AP) - A southern Illinois judge is deliberating the fate of a man accused of setting his girlfriend on fire. Franklin ...

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  8. Top 5 Coaches In Chicago Bulls HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... and helped turn the struggling franchise around. Skiles was known for his tough demeanor and emphasis on defense. The Benton, Ill. native began his coaching career with the Chicago Bulls in 1986 after playing eight seasons with the Philadelphia ...

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  9. Dennis TynesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

    Dennis Tynes, 59, of Benton died Tuesday, August 26 at his home. He worked as a supervisor for LWD.

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  10. Traffic alert: Construction resumes after Labor Day holiday breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... allow smoother holiday travel.Construction work will resume on Route 14 between Interstate 57 and the town square in Benton, Illinois. IDOT officials say drivers should expect delays as crews work to patch and repave parts of the roadway.There will ...

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  11. Ted Horn 100 Belongs To Shane CockrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    Shane Cockrum of nearby Benton, Ill., became the first Southern Illinois driver to win the Ted Horn 100 as he came out on top of a wild USAC Silver Crown Series race Sunday night at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds.

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  12. Sugar Grove library director leaves for job at Zion-BentonRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    SUGAR GROVE – After two years as a part-time director for the Sugar Grove Public Library, Carol Dolin is leaving to be a full-time director at the Zion-Benton Public Library, starting Oct. 6. Dolin said it was not anything in particular – such as the rate increase referendum failure March 18 – that prompted her to look ... (more)

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