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  1. 5 cited in Murphysboro after drug investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KFVS12

    Five people are facing charges after an investigation stemming from a call about stolen prescription medication in Murphysboro, IL. According to Murphysboro police, a call of a possible theft of prescription medication was made from a home on Wall Street that apparently involved several people selling Kirby vacuums door-to-door.

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  2. Southern IL town closer to being named state's BBQ capital cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KFVS12

    ... to our region. This measure is simply one way we can say we're proud of our area and we have a lot to offer." Murphysboro is home to the annual "Praise the Lard" BBQ Cook-off which is sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbecue Society and the Memphis ...

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  3. Murder in Marion Monday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Magic 95.1

    ... 56-year old Rodney Black is accused of murdering 28-year old Latisha Reidelberger. Black Continue Reading>> Murphysboro Police were called to a report of a woman that had been shot yesterday afternoon. A release from the Murphysboro Police ...

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  4. VA Access Still Toughest Challenge Facing Veterans According to New Poll from PSPPIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Magic 95.1

    ... Horse Gap Lake Friday night. An autopsy was conducted yesterday and it was later determined Continue Reading>> Murphysboro Police were called to a report of a woman that had been shot yesterday afternoon. A release from the Murphysboro Police ...

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  5. Lawson Hall Incident Still Being InvestigatedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Magic 95.1

    ... Horse Gap Lake Friday night. An autopsy was conducted yesterday and it was later determined Continue Reading>> Murphysboro Police were called to a report of a woman that had been shot yesterday afternoon. A release from the Murphysboro Police ...

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  6. Body of Kyle Brown IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Magic 95.1

    ... Horse Gap Lake Friday night. An autopsy was conducted yesterday and it was later determined Continue Reading>> Murphysboro Police were called to a report of a woman that had been shot yesterday afternoon. A release from the Murphysboro Police ...

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  7. Trivia night to raise funds for missionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | KFVS12

    The High School and Middle School Berean Christian Church of Murphysboro are hosting a trivia night to raise funds for a missions trip.

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  8. Report to Southern Illinois University Police of Assault Now Believed to Be False.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Magic 95.1

    ... Reading>> JACKSON CO.- Two men are charged with child pornography offenses. 33 year-old Joseph Washburn of Murphysboro and 46 year-old Thomas Fulk of Olney are each charged in separate cases with using a computer to access and Continue Reading>> ...

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  9. Two Southern Illinois Men Facing Child Pornography ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    33 year-old Joseph Washburn of Murphysboro and 46 year-old Thomas Fulk of Olney are each charged in separate cases with using a computer to access and download child pornography. According to sources, if each person is convicted, they may see up to ...

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  10. 2 southern Illinois men face child pornography chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KFVS12

    The United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois says Wednesday that two southern Illinois men appeared in court on child pornography charges. Joseph R. Washburn, 33, of Murphysboro, Illinois, and Thomas C. Fulk, 46, of Olney, Illinois, were charged in separate cases with using a computer to access and download child pornography images from the internet.

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  11. Coloma Township Park District plans anniversary eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Park District 1907 – Clyde Park District of Cicero 1907 – Foss Park District 1907 – Murphysboro Park District 1907 – Urbana Park District 1908 – East St. Louis Park District 1909 – Park District of Highland ...

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  12. Murphysboro High team to compete in robotics world championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Illinoisreview

    A Downstate Illinois high school robotics class is competing this week against students from every state and 27 countries for a world championship. Murphysboro High School's Devilbots are in Louisville Kentucky this week at the Vex World Championships, the largest event of its kind.

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  13. Popular hot dog cart expanding to storefrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Daily Gazette

    ... research, she decided to pull the trigger. Six months later, she was selling Chicago dogs. She started out in Murphysboro across from Plaza Tire, where she still sets up on Wednesdays. After the first year, she moved to her location in Murdale ...

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  14. Carterville, IL man convicted of attempted burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | KFVS12

    Ronald E. Kelley, Jr., 48, was convicted of attempted residential burglary and burglary, both Class 2 felonies, after a jury trial was held on Monday, April 6 and Tuesday, April 7. According to Michael C. Carr, the Jackson County state's attorney, sentencing has been set for June 24 at 10:30 a.m. Kelley's bond was revoked after the convictions and he was remanded to the custody of the Jackson County sheriff. On August 31, 2014, officers with the Murphysboro Police Department were dispatched to a home on South 9th Street in Murphysboro for the report of an automobile burglary.

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  15. Power outage stalls voting at Jackson Co. polling locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | KFVS12

    ... get things set up. The polling location at the University of Illinois extension office on Ava Blacktop north of Murphysboro lost power in an early morning storm for a while. Election judges set up early at Grace United Methodist Church in ...

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  16. Restaurant Report Card: April 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | WSIL

    ... unit, and a couple of points were deducted because the dumpster lid was left open. Rule of Pie Bakeshop in Murphysboro received a 93. Five points were lost because the hot holding area for quiche had fallen to 108 degrees. A couple of points were ...

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  17. Annual Easter Egg Hunt in Murphysboro Draws HundredsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 4 | WSIL

    ... Egg Hunt. Nearly 8000 eggs were scattered around the park, and they were all filled with candy and prizes. The Murphysboro High School Key Club has been hosting this event for nearly 30 years. It started with just a few kids and now draws families ...

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  18. Murphysboro rehab center plans to open near elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | KFVS12

    Murphysboro city leaders say a possible new rehab center for drug and alcohol abuse, will bring 80 to 100 jobs to the area. A few questions have been raised about the safety of the children going to Carruthers Elementary School, which is the building right in front of the vacant facility.

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  19. Three Southern IL Publications to Cease OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    The West Frankfort Daily American, which is delivered five times per week, the Murphysboro American, which is delivered once per week, and the Money Stretcher, which is a weekly free shopper distributed throughout several counties in Southern Illinois will cease publication the week of May 10, 2015.

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  20. Hurst Man Dies after Car Rolls into Crab Orchard LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Magic 95.1

    ... from her personal server but didn't directly say whether Congress should take action. Continue Reading>> A Murphysboro man has been sentenced to prison time for burglary. 25-year old Dylan Moutria was sentenced yesterday in Jackson County Court. ...

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