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Lady Redbirds outlast Benton in 11 innings - BENTON — During a game full of fireworks and bang-bang plays, it was one run in the top of the 11th inning that pushed West Frankfort's softball team past Benton, 6-5, in a marathon between the two Franklin County rivals Monday afternoon in Benton. - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Man admits role in Illinois highway worker's death - A West Frankfort man faces up to 10 years in prison after admitting in court that he was driving impaired when he caused a 2012 wreck that killed a highway construction worker. - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

West Frankfort One of Many Receiving Funds to Repair Roads - WEST FRANKFORT -- Drivers are noticing the potholes the harsh winter has left behind, but some help is on the way. - Tue, 08 Apr 2014

West Frankfort's Annual Easter Egg Hunt - WEST FRANKFORT -- Kids of all ages got into the Easter spirit Saturday, as they searched for more than 1,700 plastic eggs. - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

West Frankfort News - Local news for West Frankfort, IL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web. - Mon, 31 Mar 2014

West Frankfort fire truck runs off road - The driver in a fire truck took a turn too tight and ran off the side of the road Thursday, April 17, according to the West Frankfort Fire Department. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

West Frankfort woman shot in head dies, husband charged with murder - A West Frankfort man has been charged with murder after his wife was found shot in the head in the couple's home. - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Prep Softball: West Frankfort silences Eagles’ bats - The West Frankfort softball team held Eldorado to just four hits in a 21-0 shutout win over Eldorado Wednesday. Michaela Laswell took the loss in the circle, tossing just two innings, giving up nine runs (five earned) on five hits. Laswell walked two and struck out three. - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

NB I-57 back open near West Frankfort - Both northbound lanes of Interstate 57 are back open starting at mile post 65 after a crash, according to Illinois State Police. - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

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Baseball: West Frankfort 14, Benton 8 - The Southern - 2014-04-21T20:22:00Z 2014-04-21T22:50:11Z Baseball: West Frankfort 14, Benton 8 The Southern. 12 hours ago. Loading… BENTON — Garrett Karoski went 4-for-4 with three RBIs to lead West Frankfort to a win over Benton. Copyright 2014 The Southern.West Frankfort slugs past Benton, 14-8 - Daily American News - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Redbirds strike quickly, outlast Tornadoes - Daily American News - The West Frankfort Redbirds headed into Wednesday's showdown with neighboring Zeigler-Royalton-Christopher on a three-game winning streak, and had won two of those games by double-digits. email print. By Ryan Stieg. The Daily American - West ... - Thu, 24 Apr 2014

West Frankfort man who drove under influence of sleep aid faces prison for ... - STLtoday.com - BELLEVILLE • Michael J. Jeter, 36, of West Frankfort, Ill., faces 5 to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to driving under the influence of the sleeping pill Ambien when he crashed into a construction zone and killed a worker in 2012. Jeter ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

NB I-57 back open near West Frankfort - KFVS - Assisting agencies include the Franklin County Sheriff's Department, Benton Police Department, West Frankfort Police Department, West Frankfort Fire Department and Benton Fire Department. Trooper Joey Watson said the crash involves serious, but non ...Three people injured in a rollover crash - The Southern - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

Christians carry cross through West Frankfort - The Southern - WEST FRANKFORT -- The weight of the heavy cedar cross was shared by dozens of people during a Good Friday observation sponsored by the West Frankfort Ministerial Alliance Association. A group of about 80 people carried the 100-pound cross on a ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

West Frankfort's Annual Easter Egg Hunt - WSIL TV - WEST FRANKFORT -- Kids of all ages came out Saturday morning for the third annual Easter egg hunt. Kids had the chance to take home some Easter baskets full of candy, along with some big prizes as well. There was everything from bubbles and ... - Sun, 20 Apr 2014

Softball: Harrisburg 9, West Frankfort 2 - The Southern - WEST FRANKFORT -- Hanna Jones tripled, homered, drove in a pair of runs, and scored three more as Harrisburg ran past West Frankfort. Copyright 2014 The Southern. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or ... - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

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