WAKO News

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 5,470 new cases of coronavirus across the state this past weekend-Friday through Sunday-with 110 new deaths. The most recent Lawrence County Health

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police investigated a two vehicle traffic collision Saturday on James Street at 22nd. The 10:40 a.m. mishap involved a 2011 Toyota being driven by Shirley Kohlhouse of St Francisville

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Friday arrested 32 year old Jarvis Green of Lawrenceville for Aggravated Domestic Battery. On Saturday they took 35 year old Bocephus  Osman of

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SUMNER BOIL ORDER LIFTED

The City of Sumner has informed WAKO News that the boil order issued earlier this week has been lifted Friday.  The boil order was imposed Wednesday and covered the area from Christy and East

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,884 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus across the state Thursday with 32 additional deaths. The latest Lawrence County Health

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TWO SENTENCED IN LCCC

Lawrence County States Attorney Michael Strange has announced that 2 out of county subjects were sentenced to prison terms this week in Lawrence County Circuit Court. 37 year old Keinan Sanford of

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