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    Whittington woman dead after Friday shooting

    by  • May 20, 2013 • News

    A Friday evening shooting in Benton has left a Franklin County woman dead and a 39-year-old Elkville man in custody. Donald A. Lee has been charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. He was arrested at the scene of the shooting Friday and remained...

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    KC Blue Devils head to NJCAA World Series

    by  • May 20, 2013 • News

    For the first time in school history, the Kaskaskia College Blue Devils will play in the NJCAA World Series. The Devils beat Wabash Valley 16-6 Sunday to win the North District Championship. The Devils will play Saturday at 1 p.m. CT against Midland Community College of Texas in Grand Junction, Colorado.

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    Five dead in church van rollover near Vandalia

    by  • May 20, 2013 • News

    According to the Illinois State Police, eastbound I-70 is closed at Vandalia due to a fatal rollover crash. The Vandalia Leader-Union says, 11 adult males were in the church van when it rolled over.  Five of the passengers died in the crash. Fayette County Coroner Bruce Bowen says five of the passengers were pronounced dead...

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