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ARSON SUSPECT ARRESTED

Investigation by the Indiana State Fire Marshalls Office and the Knox County Sheriffs Department has led to the arrest of a suspect in recent fires in the town of Freelandville. Taken into custody

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported a total of 1,590, 342 cases of coronavirus across the state with 24,546 deaths since the pandemic began. According to the most recent Lawrence

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Saturday arrested 37 year old Christopher Lockhart of Lawrenceville on a charge of Escape. No other details surrounding the arrest were given in the report.

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AREA ACTIVITIES UNDERWAY

Friday is day three of the four day run of the 58th annual Lawrence County Fall Festival being held on the downtown Lawrence County Courthouse square in Lawrenceville. It is sponsored by the

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IECC NEWS

Chad Groves has been named by Olney Central College as the Director of Instructional Support Services, overseeing the Academic Success Center and the Anderson Library. Groves is a native of Olney

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