WAKO News

WEEKEND LOCAL ARRESTS

St Francisville Police Saturday arrested 38 year old Mariea Tate of Lawrenceville for Possession of Methamphetamine (less than 5 grams). She was taken to the Lawrence County Jail and later released

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SPITLER GRANTS ANNOUNCED

The Maxine Spitler Foundation has announced the awarding of grants totalling over $34,500 to 13 applicants from Lawrence and Jasper Counties for funding of their projects. Among the recipients in

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FIREWORKS REGULATIONS

The Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshall reminds Lawrence County and other area residents about fireworks regulations. Approved consumer fireworks are handled by the OSFM and may be purchased

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KNOX COUNTY FIRE

Firefighters were called out early Friday to a residential fire in northern Knox County Indiana. They were dispatched around 3 a.m. EDT to a West 2nd Street location in Oaktown. No other details

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LAWRENCEVILLE ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police made 2 arrests early Friday. 33 year old Eric Seibel of Elnora Indiana was charged with Possession of Methamphetamine and Obstruction of Justice. He was booked into the

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