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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

A Mt Carmel man was arrested in Lawrence County Sunday on multiple charges. 27 year old James Breen was picked up for probation violation, unlawful possession of meth, unlawful possession of drug

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AREA TRAFFIC FATALITIES

Multiple fatalities reported in a traffic accident Saturday on Interstate 70 eastbound about four miles west of Effingham. Illinois State Police say that three residents of Wildwood Missouri died

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Friday took two wanted Richland County men into custody. Both 24 year old Michael Inyart and 28 year old Jared Compton of Olney were wanted for failure to

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UNIT 20 BOARD MEETS

The Lawrence Unit 20 Board of Education met in regular session Wednesday evening and with the new school term rapidly approaching approved the Illinois Department of Transportation Safety Hazards

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