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BRIDGEPORT ARREST

Bridgeport Police Thursday arrested 33 year old Justin Ferguson of Bridgeport on a charge of Aggravated Battery. He was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being held there.

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VU BOARD OF TRUSTEES

The Vincennes University Board of Trustees met Wednesday at the Shake Learning Resource Center in Vincennes. Upon recommendation, the board moved to extend the contract of University President Dr.

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PETROLIA BOIL ORDER LIFTED

The Petrolia Water District has informed WAKO News that the boil order that was implemented on November 29th for customers from Archery Road  west to Seymour Road along both sides of US Highway 50

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HOLIDAY DECORATING SAFETY

The Illinois State Fire Marshalls Office is urging Lawrence County residents to keep fire safety in mind when decorating for the holidays. According to the National Fire Protection Association,

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LAWRENCEVILLE ARREST

Lawrenceville Police early Wednesday took a homeless man into custody on drug offenses. 30 year old Shane Turner was charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance and Unlawful

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LAWRENCEVILLE ARREST

Lawrenceville Police Monday night arrested 42 Michelle Crouse of Lawrenceville. She was picked up on an outstanding warrant for Failure to Appear in Court. Crouse was taken to the Lawrence County

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UNIT #10 SPECIAL SESSION

The Red Hill Unit 10 Board of Education will meet in an unusual weekend special session this month. District officials have informed WAKO News that the board will get together on Saturday December

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