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LAWRENCE COUNTY BOARD

The Lawrence County Board met in regular session Wednesday and were formally introduced to new county chief assessment officer Sheila Schnepper. She took over duties of the office on June 1st and

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Wednesday arrested a wanted local woman. 20 year old Erica Murdock of St Francisville was picked up on an out of state warrant. She was taken to the Lawrence

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KNOX COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

The Knox County Indiana Commissioners have approved a bid for road paving work. The bid of just over $1.2 million from E and B Paving was accepted-one of two bids received for the work. The other

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LOCAL ARRESTS

A local woman and area man were arrested each on multiple charges Tuesday by the Lawrence County Sheriffs Department. 22 year old Anthony Boas of Vincennes has been preliminarily charged with Armed

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 967 new cases of coronavirus over the weekend across the state with 48 deaths. Two deaths were reported in Lawrence County-2 women in their 80s

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LOCAL ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Saturday arrested 38 year old Christopher Tompkins of Lawrenceville on charges of Aggravated Battery, Domestic Battery and Obstructing a Peace Officer. He was booked into the

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