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Serious charges filed in wake of jet ski death, Franklin County

The man who was operating a jet ski on Lake Benton Sunday when it capsized, causing the death of an elderly passenger, has been charged in Franklin County with multiple felonies in the accident.

Franklin County Coroner confirms jet ski death at Lake Benton

Neither the driver or the passenger were wearing a life vest.

Akin Water District has never submitted required financial reports to Comptroller’s Office

The Akin Water District, located in Franklin County, Thompsonville, Illinois, serves a population of approximately 2205 people.

Another Franklin County public official hemmed up on Class X sex charges

It appears that there is a growing problem in Franklin County when it comes to people in positions of public authority and alleged sex crimes.

West Frankfort man charged in death of stripper

The body of a woman reported missing this past weekend has been located, and according to officials, the man alleged to have murdered her lead them to the corpse.

Williamson County alleged/convicted offenders see action in federal court

The U.S. District Court system in the Southern District of Illinois has had its hands full with alleged or convicted offenders out of Williamson County.

NWS says TORRENTIAL RAINS are headed our way

Thanks to Tropical Storm Barry – the second formed hurricane of the 2019 season, downgraded upon landfall in the Gulf – we’re about to get swamped with what the National Weather Service is calling “torrential rains.”

No serious injuries in I-57 crash, Franklin County

Accidents on Interstate 57 waned for a little while but apparently they’re firing up again this summer on the highway that seems to have an inordinate number of crashes by comparison to other interstates.

Benton Zoning Officer locked City Commissioner out of City Hall

Garavalia is the Zoning Officer for Benton and has also been performing legal work for the Hospital District in reference to this parking lot.

West Frankfort man indicted on 2014 threatening letters to officials

A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging Jonathan Wade Bohn, 43 of West Frankfort, in the October 2014 mailing of two threatening letters to officials in Franklin County

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