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  1. Arrests Made after Murphysboro Restaurant was RobbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Magic 95.1

    ... County sheriff's office received a call reporting a gun incident. It was reported that two men were spotted near the Makanda Township Continue Reading>> A Murphysboro man is facing charges after he was involved in a fight with a man and a woman ...

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  2. Ziegler Caseya s Store Robbed at KnifepointRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Magic 95.1

    ... County sheriff's office received a call reporting a gun incident. It was reported that two men were spotted near the Makanda Township Continue Reading>> A Murphysboro man is facing charges after he was involved in a fight with a man and a woman ...

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  3. Saline Co. Man Found DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Magic 95.1

    ... County sheriff's office received a call reporting a gun incident. It was reported that two men were spotted near the Makanda Township Continue Reading>> A Murphysboro man is facing charges after he was involved in a fight with a man and a woman ...

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  4. Two Men Arrested After Reports of a Man With a Gun in Makanda IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    Two men of Jackson County were arrested on Monday after the Jackson County sheriff's office received a call reporting a gun incident. It was reported that two men were spotted near the Makanda Township Fire Station on Old Highway 51, and that one of them was carrying a gun.

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  5. Arrests After Man Spotted with Gun in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WSIL

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to a call Monday reporting a man with a gun near the Makanda Township Fire Station on Old Highway 51. Deputies received descriptions of two men involved in the incident, and were informed that the men left the scene on foot headed north.

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  6. Artstarts theater group win big at Atlanta theater festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KFVS12

    A 2-year-old western Kentucky boy who was wandering around with a dog a couple of blocks from home has died after they both were hit by a train. Two men were arrested Monday in Carbondale in connection with an incident involving a gun near the Makanda Township Fire Station.

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  7. 2 arrested after incident involving gun in CarbondaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KFVS12

    Two men were arrested Monday in Carbondale in connection with an incident involving a gun near the Makanda Township Fire Station. Jackson County Sheriff's deputies responded to the call of a man with a gun at 5420 Old Highway 51 and were given descriptions of two black male suspects involved in the incident.

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  8. Fire Burns Inside of Sesser Mobile HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Magic 95.1

    ... of Brookport inside Babs' home. Massac County Deputies and IL State Troopers surrounded Babs' Continue Reading>> A Makanda woman was found in her garage by family members after reportedly being dead for one year. 63-year old Sunantha Simmons was ...

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  9. Woman, 63, found dead in her garage on Christmas Day and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Daily Mail

    ... a YEAR ago Authorities believe a 63-year-old woman passed away more than a year before her body was found at her Makanda, Illinois home where she lived alone. The relatives hadn't heard from Simmons in over a year and were devastated to learn she ...

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  10. Makanda woman found dead after more than 1 yearRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Residents and officials in Makanda are shocked that it took more than a year for the death of a 63-year-old woman to be discovered. Sunantha Simmons was found dead in the garage of her Makanda home last Thursday.

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  11. IL man accused of drugging, raping 3 men in Dunklin Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | KFVS12

    ... 55 in Cape Girardeau County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Neighbors say they are shocked after a Makanda woman was found by her family more than a year after her death. Neighbors say they are shocked after a Makanda woman was ...

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  12. White County, IL oil spill equipment manufacturer can sell to CubaRead the original story

    Monday Dec 29 | KFVS12

    ... a 13-year-old boy who died after a boating incident at Rend Lake on Monday. Neighbors say they are shocked after a Makanda woman was found by her family more than a year after her death. Neighbors say they are shocked after a Makanda woman was found ...

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  13. Makanda woman's body found by family members a year after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... are evaluating the damage. There is tremendous amount of damage, but everyone involved has very little warning. A Makanda woman who had been dead for more than a year was found in her home by family members on Christmas Day. Jackson County Coroner ...

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  14. Neighbors react to Makanda woman's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | KFVS12

    Sunantha K. Simmons, 63, was found in her garage on Christmas Day by family members who had traveled from Japan to visit her. Some neighbors say they wished they did more.

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  15. Makanda woman's body found by family members a year after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A Makanda woman who had been dead for more than a year was found in her home by family members on Christmas Day. Jackson County Coroner Dr. Thomas Kupferer says Sunantha K. Simmons, 63, was found in the garage of her home on Whippoorwill Lane on Christmas Day by family members who had traveled from Japan to visit her.

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  16. Neighbors react to Makanda woman deathRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | KFVS12

    In Makanda, neighbors are shocked after learning about their neighbor; 63-year-old Sunantha K. Simmons had been dead for more than a year before she was discovered. On Sunday, we told you that Simmons was found in her garage Christmas Day by family members who had traveled from Japan to visit her.

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    Monday Dec 29 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    63-year old Sunantha Simmons was reportedly found by family members in the garage of her home in Makanda. The family members were visiting from Japan, and hadn't heard from Simmons in at least a year.

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    Monday Dec 29 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    63-year old Sunantha Simmons was reportedly found by family members in the garage of her home in Makanda. The family members were visiting from Japan, and hadn't heard from Simmons in at least a year.

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  19. Woman Discovered In Makanda GarageRead the original story

    Monday Dec 29 | Magic 95.1

    63-year old Sunantha Simmons was reportedly found by family members in the garage of her home in Makanda. The family members were visiting from Japan, and hadn't heard from Simmons in at least a year. An investigation continues into a Saturday ...

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  20. Shooting Shuts Down Brookport BridgeRead the original story

    Monday Dec 29 | Magic 95.1

    ... of Brookport inside Babs' home. Massac County Deputies and IL State Troopers surrounded Babs' Continue Reading>> A Makanda woman was found in her garage by family members after reportedly being dead for one year. 63-year old Sunantha Simmons was ...

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