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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department arrested two wanted out of county men Friday. 27 year old Bobby Powell of Fairfield was picked up on a Lawrence County warrant and was being held on $3000

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SHIDLER TO SPEAK IN ALBION

Former Lawrenceville Indian basketball star Jay Shidler is returning to the area in the near future. He is scheduled to speak at Edwards County High School in Albion on Saturday April 11th at 5:30

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AMBULANCE BOARD MEETING

The Lawrence County Ambulance Board will meet early next month to discuss the recent business proposal made by Deaconess Illinois EMS Services. They will get together on Thursday February 6th at 4

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STATE POLICE PHONE SCAM

The Illinois State Police is warning Lawrence County and other area residents about a new phone scam. Scammers are using technology to make it appear as if the person called is recieving a call

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENTS

Lawrenceville Police have completed investigations into three recent accidents including one with injuries. Thursday around 4 p.m. in the 1300 block of 10th Street a 2012 Honda being driven by

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