WAKO News

LOCAL AND AREA ARRESTS

Sumner Police Tuesday arrested 42 year old Eliza Hulfachor of Sumner for Criminal Damage to Property. She was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and later released on $1500 bond. Gibson County

Continue Reading »

JOHANNINGMEIER REPLACEMENT

With the death of Knox County Indiana Superior Court Judge Ryan Johanningmeier this past weekend in a plane crash here in Lawrence County Illinois, speculation has begun on who will replace him on

Continue Reading »

LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Monday arrested 30 year old Kelly Hunsaker of Bridgeport for Criminal Damage to Property. Hunsaker was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being

Continue Reading »

AREA DEATH INVESTIGATION

Authorities in Effingham County are looking into the discovery of a deceased man Monday night. The Coroners Office was contacted around 8:15 p.m. when a male subject was found dead inside a

Continue Reading »

VU COVID-19 DASHBOARD

Vincennes University has announced the launching of a new COVID-19 dashboard. It is part of the measures added to help inform and protect students, faculty, and staff during the ongoing pandemic.

Continue Reading »