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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department (LCSD) arrested an out of county man on a drug offense late Tuesday night. 43 year old Justin Harmon of Xenia, Ill was charged with Unlawful Possession of

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GIMBALL TO BE HONORED

The Vincennes Board of Works and Safety has approved the placing of a historical marker downtown to honor a pioneering Vincennes businessman. It will recognize Adam Gimball, the owner and founder

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department early Tuesday arrested 52 year old Chad Case of Lawrenceville on a charge of Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine. He was booked into the Lawrence County

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TORNADO RELIEF

The Crawford County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) has informed WAKO News that they have received a tremendous outpouring of items and support from the local and area community for those

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LOCAL ARREST

Local authorities Saturday picked up Cornelius Hightower of Lawrenceville on a warrant for Failure to Appear in Court. He was taken to the Lawrence County Jail and later released.

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ILLINOIS ROUTE 1 CLOSURE

The Crawford County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) has informed WAKO News that Illinois Route 1 is closed to vehicular traffic from Monday April 10th through Tuesday April 11th. The road is

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