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I.E.C.C SPECIAL SESSION

Gary Carter, chairman of the Illinois Eastern Community College (IECC) District #529 Board of Trustees has called a special session for later this week. IECC officials indicate the special meeting

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department (LCSD) Wednesday arrested 51 year old Steven Workman of Vincennes on multiple charges of Aggravated Domestic Battery, Possession of Methamphetamine, and

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

Cases of COVID-19 across Illinois increased by 39 percent this past week. That according to figures released by the Illinois Department of Public Health Monday. More than 19,000 new infections were

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HOWDER SENTENCING

A Lawrence County man was sentenced to 30 years in prison Monday in neighboring Wabash County. 59 year old Glen Howder of Lawrenceville was found guilty last month of Child Pornography, a Class X

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FROST ADVISORY

The National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory for the entire WAKO listening area from 1 a.m. until 8 a.m. CDT Wednesday. Temperatures during those overnight hours are anticipated to drop

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