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WAGNER WILL NOT SEEK THIRD TERM

The City of Lawrenceville will have a new mayor in the future. Incumbent two term Mayor Don Wagner announced in an interview with WAKO that he will not run for re-election. Wagner says that he […]

CARMI MAN ARRESTED FOR PORNOGRAPHY

A White County man was arrested this week by authorities following a lengthy investigation into child pornography activity. 70 year old Clifford Steve Champion of Carmi was taken into custody by Carmi Police, the White […]

BADGER DEATH INVESTIGATION CONTINUES

Sunday December the 8th is the seven year anniversary of the unsolved homicide of 85 year old Lowell Badger of rural Sullivan County Indiana. He was discovered dead at his home, the victim of an […]

Area Obituaries

Joseph E. Zwilling

Joseph E. Zwilling, 61, of Sumner, died on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Lawrence County Memorial Hospital. Joe was born on October 24, 1958 in Olney, IL, the son of Norman and Jean (Volk) Zwilling. […]

Betty Anne (Pleitgen) Judy

Betty Anne (Pleitgen) Judy, age 85 of rural Lawrenceville, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospital. She was born in Chicago on September 8, 1934 to […]

Michael ‘Scott’ Carter

Michael ‘Scott’ Carter, age 65, of Lawrenceville, Illinois passed away on Monday, December 2, 2019 at the Lawrence County Memorial Hospital in Lawrenceville, Illinois. He was born on September 12, 1954 in Lawrenceville, Illinois, the […]

Robert Ernest “Bob” Conrad

Robert Ernest “Bob” Conrad, age 64 of St. Francisville, passed away Saturday, November 30, 2019 in Vincennes, IN at Good Samaritan Hospital. He was born in Lawrenceville on October 5, 1955 to Russell and Irene […]

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