WAKO News

STABBING REPORT FALSE

That reported stabbing Thursday night in Bicknell Indiana apparently did not occur. It was reported to the Knox County Sheriffs Department that a female victim had been stabbed at Tilley Estates

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Friday arrested 32 year old Jerald Charles of Bridgeport for Domestic Battery. He was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being held pending the

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DENTISTRY PHONE SCAM

Another phone scam warning has been issued. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation is warning Lawrence County and other area residents of the scam in which the caller

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KNOX COUNTY STABBING

The Knox County Indiana Sheriffs Department is continuing to look into an alleged stabbing incident overnight Thursday in the city of Bicknell. Reports from Sheriff Doug Vantlin indicate that a

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I.E.C.C. BOARD

The IECC Board of Trusteees met Tuesday night in Fairfield and approved an increase in district tuition and fees for students for Fiscal Year 2021. The in-district tuition rate will increase from

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LAWRENCE COUNTY BOARD

The Lawrence County Board has recieved a proposal to provide additional ambulance service coverage to the Bridgeport and Sumner areas in western Lawrence County. The proposal was made by

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