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  1. Billie WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | State Journal

    ... Franklin Co., KY, to the late Edward Marion and Lena Leva Lynn Dean. She was a homemaker and a member of the West Frankfort Baptist Church and the Franklin County Senior Citizens. She is survived by sons, Larry (Kearon) Walker, Clayton Walker, and ...

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

    Sep 6, 2014 | KFVS12

    Franklin County Circuit Judge Thomas Tedeschi began weighing the case of 30-year-old Christopher Rollins after a trial Thursday on a felony charge of aggravated battery. West Frankfort police have said emergency responders dispatched in August 2012 to a report of a woman burning in a backyard found victim Tessa Leech.

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  3. Judge Deliberates in West Frankfort Chemical Attack TrialRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    A judge will likely rule Tuesday in the case of a West Frankfort man accused of setting his girlfriend on fire. Prosecutors say Christopher Rollins of West Frankfort doused his girlfriend, 24 year-old Tessa Leech with a meth-making chemical back on August 20, 2012, then set her on fire, in accordance with statements he made saying he wanted to burn down his home with Leech inside.

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  4. Judge Deliberates in Chemical Attack TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | WSIL

    ... on his girlfriend Tessa Leach in August, 2012. Prosecutors say he threw the chemicals on Leach at their West Frankfort home, then set her on fire. She was severely burned. Video from Rollins initial interview with West Frankfort Police was presented ...

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  5. $8.8 Million for Construction Projects in Southern IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | WSIL

    ... Illinois Capital Development Board. Illinois Route 149 will receive patching and partial depth patching in West Frankfort from Joiner Street to Ken Gray Boulevard, as well as pavement removal and replacement, and curb and gutter removal and ...

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  6. Gov. Quinn announces $8.8 million for southern IL construction projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... Illinois Capital Development Board. Illinois Route 149 will receive patching and partial depth patching in West Frankfort from Joiner Street to Ken Gray Boulevard, as well as pavement removal and replacement, and curb and gutter removal and ...

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  7. West Frankfort Fire Fighters Keep Busy This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WSIL

    Firefiighters in West Frankfort have been busy this summer. They've battled three house fires in just over a week.

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  8. West Frankfort Officer Injured After Routine StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WSIL

    On Tuesday, officials say a caller reported two men fighting in a car at a West Frankfort gas station.

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  9. West Frankfort Man Accused Of Residential BurglaryRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    Police say 22-year-old Gino Russotto was arrested after a burglary around 2:10 in the afternoon Sunday in rural Franklin County.

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  10. West Frankfort police warn of suspicious water bill callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | KFVS12

    The West Frankfort Police Department is warning of suspicious calls to residents soliciting to pay their water bills.

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  11. 1 firefighter injured in vacant house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | KFVS12

    A firefighter was injured Monday night while fighting a fire in West Frankfort. Fire crews received a call at 8:30 p.m. Monday of a fire at the corner of Van Buren and 6th Street.

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  12. West Frankfort Police Warn of Possible ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | WSIL

    West Frankfort Police Chief Shawn Talluto says a company called "Environmental" is calling residents, trying to get them to pay their water bills by credit card.

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  13. Abandoned House in West Frankfort Destroyed by FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | WSIL

    Investigators are looking into a suspicious fire in West Frankfort. An abandoned house near the intersection of Van Buren and 6th Streets went up in flames around 8:30 p.m. Monday.

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  14. West Frankfort Celebrates 100 Years of FCHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | WSIL

    ... n. I wonder why we haven't done the all-class reunion before." Many of the events are open to the public. All West Frankfort graduates are welcome. For a full list of activities, check out the

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  15. Two Arrested At John A. Logan CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    23-year-old Brocton Collins of Carterville and 22-year-old Rebecca Hewlett of West Frankfort were arrested around 12:45 a.m. Tuesday. Police say they found three handguns and suspected controlled substances inside their car. The substances are being ...

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  16. 'Jason Bandit' sentenced for southern IL armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... connection to a 2010 armed robbery. She was known as the "Jason Bandit." Becky Jo Stodghill, 44, formerly of West Frankfort, Illinois, pleaded guilty to armed robbery which occurred on November 30, 2010 at the Comfort Inn on Reed Station Road in ...

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  17. Facebook selfie leads cops to shoplifterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Police charged Danielle Saxton, 27, with shoplifting from a boutique in West Frankfort, Ill., after investigators saw pictures of her wearing the stolen clothing and jewelry that she posted on Facebook.

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  18. Church News in BriefRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | State Journal

    ... 16, 18 and 19. The cost is $10 per person. The Browders will be present a concert at 6 p.m. Sunday at the West Frankfort Church of God, Louisville Road. The public is invited. Members of the community are invited to join the First United Methodist ...

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  19. Fire damages vacant home in West FrankfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | KFVS12

    The state fire marshal is investigating an early morning fire in West Frankfort.

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  20. When tennis balls wreak havoc in sewersRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | The Missoula Independent Online

    Curses, Foiled AgainPolice charged Danielle Saxton, 27, with shoplifting from a boutique in West Frankfort, Ill., after investigators saw pictures of her wearing the stolen clothing and jewelry that she posted on Facebook.

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