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NEW VU STUDENT TRUSTEE

Special Education major Gayle Baugh of Greencastle Indiana has been appointed as the Student Trustee on the Vincennes University (VU) Board of Trustees by Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb. She was

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Wednesday charged David Hundley of Bridgeport with Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Alcohol. He was taken to the Lawrence County Jail and later released 

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L.C.M.H. GETS HIGH RATING

Lawrence County Memorial Hospital (LCMH) in Lawrenceville was one of two area hospitals rated highly under a new ratings system for rural and critical access hospitals across the nation. The 5 Star

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) over the weekend reported that 69 Illinois counties are now considered at an elevated level for COVID-19 transmission. That number up from 46 the

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ISP SEAT BELT PATROLS

The Illinois State Police District 12 out of Effingham have released the results of their Occupant Restraint Enforcement Patrols (OREP) for November for Lawrence and Crawford Counties. Those

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