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ASSAULT WEAPONS BAN SCAM

The Illinois Sheriffs Association (ISA) is warning Lawrence County and other area residents of a phone scam trying to take advantage of the assault weapons ban in Illinois and those counties where

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department (LCSD) Saturday picked up 40 year old Heather Arnold of Lawrenceville on an out of state warrant. She was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the Centers For Disease Control (CDC) have announced that 59 counties across the state are at an elevated level for Covid-19 spread. That number

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Friday arrested 25 year old Chelsea Miley of Bicknell, Indiana on a charge of Domestic Battery. She was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being

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LAWRENCEVILLE CITY COUNCIL

The Lawrenceville City Council met in regular session for the first time in 2023 Thursday night at City Hall and were updated by Mayor David Courtney on the pending transfer of the National Guard

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