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LOCAL AND AREA ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Thursday picked up 39 year old Francisca Fischetti of Lawrenceville on a Richland County warrant. She was released on $1500 bond from the Lawrence County

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CENSUS IS UNDERWAY

Lawrence County and other Illinois residents can begin filling out the 2020 Census form starting Thursday. For the first time a person can complete the 9 question form online. It should take less

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LOCAL AND AREA ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Wednesday arrested 21 year old Bryan Walker of Highland Illinois for Aggravated Battery. He was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was later released

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BRIDGEPORT CITY COUNCIL

The Bridgeport City Council Tuesday night recieved a report from City Superintendent Shannon Selby that problems with some of the new city water meters had been rectified. They then voted to

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