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LAWRENCE LIBRARY BOARD MEETS

The Lawrence Public Library Board met in regular monthly session Tuesday night at the library in downtown Lawrenceville. The board heard from architect Jason Wright of ADG in Mt Carmel about the preliminary cost estimates […]

LOCAL AND AREA ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department arrested 2 men on outstanding local warrants Tuesday. 31 year old Casey Bridges of Vincennes was picked up for Probation Violation and was being held on $30,000 bond in the […]

FLORA MAN INJURED IN ACCIDENT

Illinois State Police in Effingham say a Flora man was seriously injured in an alcohol-related single vehicle accident in Clay County this week. A 2009 Toyota being driven by 24 year old Caleb Smith was […]

Area Obituaries

Freya Rose Burgett

Freya Rose Burgett (infant) passed away on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at the St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, Indiana. Survivors include her parents, Kris and Ruie (Foster) Burgett of Bridgeport, Illinois; siblings, Schyler Foster, Trenton […]

William ‘Bill’ D. Ford

William ‘Bill’ D. Ford, age 79, of Flat Rock, Illinois passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Lawrence County Memorial Hospital in Lawrenceville, Illinois. He was born June 5, 1940 in Lawrence County, […]

Sharon A. Conley

Sharon A. Conley, 73, of Shawnee, KS passed away Friday, November 8, 2019 at the Healthcare Resort of Leawood. Visitation will be 12 to 1 p.m. Saturday, November 16th at the Amos Family Funeral Home, […]

Patricia Polston Jones

Patricia Polston Jones, age 92, of Lawrenceville, Illinois passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019. She was born on December 28, 1926 in Lawrence County, Illinois, the daughter of Clinton Rosevelt and Mary Olivia (Snyder) […]

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