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  1. West Frankfort man to appear on American IdolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | KFVS12

    A West Frankfort man will appear on the 2015 season of American Idol. 29-year-old Dustin Keele, a 2004 graduate of Frankfort Community High School, won over the celebrity judges in Nashville, Tennessee and is headed to Hollywood.

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  2. Maxine Jordan, ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Republic

    Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Parker-Reedy Funeral Home, 604 East Main St., West Frankfort, IL 62896 with the Rev. Robert Smith and the Rev.

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  3. West Frankfort Fire Damages HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | WSIL

    The fire started around 8 p.m. Saturday. Several departments arrived at the home located on the 500 block of North Adams Street. West Frankfort Fire Chief Jody Allen says the fire started in the back of the home and burned up most of the attic.

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  4. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... will be assuming the office of Congressman on Continue Reading>> Fines could be paid by some landlords in West Frankfort. A $100 fine will be imposed on landlords who had not registered their properties or signed up for an inspection. City Officials ...

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  5. West Frankfort Mayor Tom JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    A $100 fine will be imposed on landlords who had not registered their properties or signed up for an inspection.

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  6. WF Landlords Could See FineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... and have an inspection scheduled, as well as paying a $50 fee. Fines could be paid by some landlords in West Frankfort. A $100 fine will be imposed on landlords who had not registered their properties or signed up for an inspection. City Officials ... 1 comment

  7. Kirk: Quinna s Legacy a oePretty SmallaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... worried. "I'd say have at it, you're going to lose," Kirk said. Fines could be paid by some landlords in West Frankfort. A $100 fine will be imposed on landlords who had not registered their properties or signed up for an inspection. City Officials ...

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  8. Deadline Is Up for West Frankfort LandlordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | WSIL

    ... for a $100 fine. Mayor Tom Jordan says the city is looking for compliance, not punishment. Roughly 800 West Frankfort properties fall under the Non-Owner Occupied Housing Ordinance. Mayor Jordan says estimates around 90 percent of those properties ...

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  9. Flu Virus Hitting Region HardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WSIL

    ... line outside J and S Professional Pharmacy stretches to the street. The phones and counters inside the West Frankfort shop are staying just as busy. Many customers are coming in with prescriptions for Tamiflu. "Needs to be taken for it to be ...

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  10. Gas prices dip below $2 gallon in downstate IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    While diesel fuel remains in the $3 plus range, regular gas is $1.93 per gallon in downstate West Frankfort. AAA says gas prices have fallen to the lowest level since May 2009 and could fall another dime before leveling off next month.

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  11. Gas Prices Drop Below Two DollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | WSIL

    ... back to May of 2009 to find the national average for gas as low as it was on Friday at $2.32 per gallon. In West Frankfort, where Joel Moody of Georgia thought he'd found a Christmas giveaway when he saw gas for $1.91. "We haven't seen it this low ...

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  12. West Frankfort Boy's WWE Wish Comes TrueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | WSIL

    ... Make-A-Wish Foundation. Chances are you'll find Ayden Bell, 7, playing with his wrestling action figures. The West Frankfort boy is in a real life fight for his life too. In July 2013 he was diagnosed with brain cancer. He's a boy of few words, but ...

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  13. Inside Tour of Candy Cane LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WSIL

    People who've seen ABC's "Great Christmas Light Fight" can certainly relate to the scene that's become a popular holiday tradition in and around West Frankfort. There's no competition on Candy Cane Lane, which draws thousands of people every year.

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  14. West Frankfort Teens Plan Random Acts of KindnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WSIL

    It's not everyday students get hot, fresh pizza delivered to their school. On Friday, FCHS students enjoyed free lunch on campus and a variety show.

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  15. Chester Teen Accused of Sending Explicit MessagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WSIL

    ... to kids. Clinton and his family lived in Randolph County until recently. Even though they now reside in West Frankfort, he decided to talk to his 11-year-old. He logged into his child's account and pulled up a conversation that began in August. It ...

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  16. New Eavesdropping Bill Leaves Concerns for Body CamerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WSIL

    ... in the spotlight. "When to use those cameras, when do you turn them on, when do you turn them off," said West Frankfort Police Chief Shawn Talluto. "A police officer can write a report," said Talluto. "But when you have someone on tape, it makes it ...

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  17. Stuff The Ambulance Toy and Food DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | WSIL

    Children in Franklin County could have a better Christmas thanks to a local ambulance service and help from the community, thanks to the Stuff the Ambulance toy drive Friday in West Frankfort. Wilkins says if you don't have a toy or food, you can always drop off money to buy toys.

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  18. West Frankfort Woman Arrested for Robbery, Residential BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WSIL

    West Frankfort Police say Mansfield was trying to take items from a home in the 1400 block of East Oak Street when she was confronted by the 70-year-old homeowner.

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  19. West Frankfort woman charged with robbery, residential burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | KFVS12

    A West Frankfort woman has been charged with robbery and residential burglary following an investigation by local police. According to the West Frankfort Police Department, 28-year-old Whitney Mansfield was arrested Tuesday, Dec. 2 in connection with a incident that happened at a home in the 1400 block of East Oak Street on Nov. 22. A 70-year-old woman called police saying she went into her home and found someone inside.

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  20. West Frankfort Boy Granted Wish to Meet WWE StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | WSIL

    A West Frankfort boy battling an invasive brain tumor got to meet a WWE star, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation and its volunteers. Ayden Bell, 7, was diagnosed with a medulloblastoma in 2013.

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