WAKO News

Dine With a Doc

 The next Lawrence County Dine with a Doc program will take place on Friday, November 3rd. Dine with a Doc will take place from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm central on November 3rd at the Lawrence County

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In the Local Lockups

Lawrence County authorities arrested a wanted Florida man yesterday. Sheriff’s deputies arrested 20 year-old Sigmund Brown of Hollywood, Florida. Brown was wanted in Florida for violating

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Injury Accident on 33

 One person was injured in an accident that took place on Illinois 33 in Dieterich Monday morning. Larry A Bedwell III was traveling eastbound on Route 33, just east of Oak Street in Dieterich.

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Water Rescue

A 60-year-old woman was rescued from the Wabash River after she reportedly jumped from the bridge yesterday morning. First responders were notified at around 11:30 a.m. and found the woman

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