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Leathernecks Motorcycle Club Hosts Toy Giveaway

ROYALTON-- Santa Claus made a stop in Royalton Saturday, bringing gifts to kids of all ages. Read More »

Christopher Stays Perfect at Sesser-Valier

SESSER -- It took overtime to decide a winner in the battle of the unbeatens Friday night, with Christopher taking home the 75-72 win. Read More »

Police Searching for Missing Benton Man

BENTON -- Benton Police are asking for the public's help locating a missing man. Read More »

Cuba Embargo Costs Illinois Farmers

FRANKLIN COUNTY -- President Obama's plan to normalize relations with Cuba could impact Illinois farmers. Local farmers believe it could open up a new market for them, and improve their business. Read More »

Sounds of the Season

WSIL-TV -- This year we celebrate a quarter-century of "Sounds of the Season" featuring school choirs from around the region. Read More »

Restaurant Report Card: Dec. 15, 2014

WSIL -- A Jackson County restaurant has returned to the bottom of our Restaurant Report Card this week. Read More »

Holiday Donations for Night's Shield Children's Shelter

WEST FRANKFORT -- The Night's Shield Children's Shelter is asking for help making Christmas happen for less fortunate children. Read More »

Herrin Edges Benton 51-48

HERRIN -- The Herrin Tigers downed the Benton Rangers 51-48. Read More »

West Frankfort Holds Off Harrisburg

WEST FRANKFORT -- The West Frankfort Redbirds beat the Harrisburg Bulldogs 62-59. Read More »

Traffic Crash in Franklin County

FRANKLIN CO. --Two people are dead after a three-vehicle crash on Highway 37. Read More »

Chester Teen Accused of Sending Explicit Messages

WSIL -- Chester Police are investigating reports a 16-year-old sent inappropriate messages to younger kids and asked for explicit pictures in return. Read More »

Food Basket Giveaway Still Needs Volunteers

BENTON -- The Benton-West City Ministerial Alliance will hold its annual food basket giveaway Saturday. Read More »

BCBS Employee Donates $1,000 to Benton Pantry

FRANKLIN CO. -- A Benton woman has been chosen by Blue Cross Blue Shield as its volunteer of the year. Read More »

West Frankfort Girls Stay Unbeaten

DU QUOIN-- The West Frankfort girls basketball team improved to (8-0) on the season with a 61-33 win over Du Quoin. Read More »

New Eavesdropping Bill Leaves Concerns for Body Cameras

WSIL -- A new eavesdropping bill is waiting for the Governor's signature. The legislation restores part of a law that was found unconstitutional last spring. However, critics say it doesn't address body cameras. Read More »

Du Quoin Forces OT, Wins Host Tourney

DU QUOIN-- The Du Quoin Indians rallied from a double digit halftime deficit to force overtime and win their host Tip-Off Classic 74-70 over Sesser-Valier. Read More »

Red Bud, Trico, and Sparta Win at Pioneer Invitational

CAMPBELL HILL -- Red Bud, Trico, and Sparta all picked up wins Friday at the Trico Pioneer Invitational. Read More »

Stuff The Ambulance Toy and Food Drive

FRANKLIN CO. -- 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. Read More »

Benton Cruises To Win Against Pinckneyville

BENTON -- Benton's girls basketball team played host to Pinckneyville on Thursday night. Read More »

Candy Cane Lane

WEST FRANKFORT -- It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, especially in West Frankfort on Candy Cane Lane. Read More »

Surveillance Video Links Criminals to Franklin County Robbery

FRANKLIN COUNTY -- A pair of Chicago men are facing multiple felony charges for their involvement in an armed robbery in Franklin County. Video surveillance was used to help capture the criminals. Read More »

West Frankfort Woman Arrested for Robbery, Residential Burglary

WEST FRANKFORT -- A West Frankfort woman is facing charges for a November 22 break-in on East Oak Street. Read More »

Death Investigation in Franklin County

BENTON -- Franklin County authorities are investigating the death of a Benton man. Read More »

GED Testing Numbers Drop in 2014

WILLIAMSON CO. -- A startling trend is appearing in Illinois. The number of people signing up to take the GED test is down 75 percent this year. The exam underwent a makeover at the start of 2014. Read More »

Christopher Wins Own Turkey Tourney

CHRISTOPHER-- The Christopher basketball team won their host turkey tourney, with a 64-48 win over Waltonville in the championship. Read More »

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