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HOSPITAL BOARD MEETS

The Lawrence County Memorial Hospital Board met in regular session Tuesday and were informed by Chief Executive Officer Don Robbins that preparations are continuing for the arrival of new general

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Tuesday arrested 2 wanted subjects. 51 year old Vanessa Atkins of Sumner was picked up on a Lawrence County warrant and was being held on $2000 bond in the

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SOLAR POWER INFO MEETING

There is a community solar farm being built in Richland County that will potentially provide eligible area residents the opportunity to lower their energy costs. Project developer Nexamp has

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SHIMKUS: NO RE-ELECTION

15th District Republican Congressman John Shimkus will not change his mind about leaving Congress. In a statement released late Monday, the veteran Collinsville legislator announced that he has

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