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CAR-PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT

A local woman was injured after being struck by a car late Monday night at the Lawrenceville Walmart at 2610 West Haven Road. City police report that at around 10 p.m. a 2008 Ford  being driven by

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department picked up two wanted people over the weekend. 53 year old Kelly Smith of Lawrenceville was charged with Failure to Appear in Court and was being held on

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RHHS PROM QUEEN AND KING

Congratulations to Kyra Griesemer and Silas Parrott. They were crowned as the 2023 Red Hill High School Prom Queen and King during the coronation held Saturday evening during the event held in the

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UNEMPLOYMENT FALLS

Unemployment figures have dropped from February to March in counties in southeastern Illinois. That is according to individual county jobless figures released by the Illinois Department of

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