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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department arrested 5 wanted subjects Wednesday. 28 year old John Koonce of Lawrenceville was wanted for Probation Violation. He was also charged with Possession of a

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STATE POLICE PATROLS

The Illinois State Police District 12 out of Effingham has released the results of a Nighttime Enforcement Patrol held last month in Lawrence and Richland Counties. Those patrols focused on

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FATAL FIRE IN GREENUP

One person has died after a fire in Greenup Tuesday night. The Cumberland County Coroners Office reports that firefighters were called out just after 10:30 p.m. to the Greenup Inn located at the

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police investigated a two vehicle accident Monday afternoon in the 900 block of Washington Street west of 9th Street. Reports indicate that a 2014 Ford Mustang being driven by Ashley

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