WAKO News

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

Saturday is “Small Business Saturday” across the country and in Lawrence and Knox Counties. Residents are encouraged to support local and area small business owners in the community by

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BURNS WINS AWARD

A Lawrence County Memorial Hospital physician has been honored by the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network at their annual awards ceremony last month. Dr Valerie Burns was one of ICAHN’s

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LOCAL AND AREA ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Friday arrested a local woman on multiple charges. Taken into custody was 23 year old Rebecca Wells of Lawrenceville. She was preliminarily charged with Criminal Trespass,

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police investigated a two vehicle accident Tuesday evening at the intersection of Lexington Avenue and 4th Street. Around 6:40 p.m. a 2003 Ford F-250 Truck being driven by Danielle

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HIGH WIND WARNING

The National Weather Service in Lincoln Illinois has issued a High Wind Warning for Wednesday for the entire WAKO listening area in southeastern Illinois and Southwestern Indiana. Winds will be

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VILLWOCK NEW VU TRUSTEE

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has appointed Don Villwock of Edwardsport to the Vincennes University Board of Trustees. Villwock is the owner and manager of Villwock Farms in southwestern Indiana.

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