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Taco Bell opens in West Frankfort

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WEST FRANKFORT -- Taco Bell is now open in West Frankfort.

The restaurant held a grand opening Friday and drew a crowd.

Mayor Tom Jordan said this is just one part of a bigger plan to expand development around the outlet mall.

Little Egypt Beer had planned to set up a restaurant and brewery inside the mall.

According to posts on Facebook, Little Egypt Beer couldn't secure financing, forcing owners to give up on the West Frankfort project.

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