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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Friday arrested 41 year old Johnny Bruner. He was charged with Aggravated Fleeing and Attempting to Elude Police. He was being held at the Lawrence County

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KELLY CAPTURED

The South Carolina native wanted in a homicide investigation in that state has now been captured in southwestern Indiana. Reports out of Evansville indicate that 34 year old Johnathan Torell Kelly

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CHAMBER ANNUAL MEETING

The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce has announced the time and date for the 2023 Annual Dinner Meeting. It is scheduled for Monday November 6th at 5:30 p.m. at the Lawrenceville Moose located

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department early Friday arrested Jacob Anderson of rural Flat Rock, Illinois on a charge of Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine. He was taken to the Lawrence County

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CAVE IN COURT

Evan Cave was in Lawrence County Circuit Court Thursday. The 29 year old Lawrenceville man appeared for a detention hearing under the new Illinois Safe-T Act. He was charged earlier this week with

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LOCAL MAN CHARGED IN OLNEY

A Lawrence County man was arrested in neighboring Richland County early Wednesday. Taken into custody around 1 a.m. was 43 year old Richard Ricardo of Sumner charged with Theft. The arrest stemmed

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BIRDS DRAINAGE DISTRICT

The commissioners of the Birds Drainage District in northern Lawrence County have announced their annual meeting. It is scheduled for Monday November 6th at 10 a.m. at Parkers Body and Paint Shop

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department early Wednesday arrested 29 year old Domonick Christie of Lawrenceville on a charge of Driving Under the Influence (DUI)-Alcohol. He was being held in the

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