Breaking News Archive

  • Home Heavily Damaged By Fire Sunday Night

    At 8:16pm the Black Rock Fire Department was paged to a possible electrical fire on the 3600 block of Hwy 63 in Black Rock. Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke coming from the residence. Two engines from BRFD responded to the scene. The rear bedroom […]

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  • One dead, one injured in head on crash in Sedgwick

    At 3:02 pm on Friday, February 22, 2019 Lawrence County dispatch received a 911 call of a head on accident on Hwy. 63 at Sedgwick. Sedgwick Fire Department, Walnut Ridge Fire, Walnut Ridge PD, Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, and several ambulances were dispatched to the […]

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  • Suspect in custody after a two hour standoff with Lawrence County deputies.

    Shortly after 10 a.m. on Thursday, Lawrence County dispatch received a 911 call reporting a man with a gun threatening others. The man was allegedly holed up inside his home on Lawrence 1080 outside of Ravenden. Lawrence County deputies were notified and requested the assistance […]

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  • Flooding In Low Lying Areas As Storms Move Through Lawrence County

    Thursday morning started off with heavy rains causing flooding in low lying areas across the county. Rain is expected to continue throughout the day adding to the total rainfall amounts. Some county roads are already covered and impassable. Reports of isolated power outages have also […]

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  • Fire Destroys Camper On Tuesday Outside Ravenden

    At 8:23 am the Lawrence County Dispatch recurved a 911 call reporting a camper on fire at the Ray Maple residence located at 2 Lawrence 109. Ravenden Fire responded and requested mutual aide from the Imboden Volunteer Fire Department, Imboden responded with firefighters and it’s […]

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  • Motor Home And Vehicle Go Up In Flames

    At 3:34 pm on Friday the Lawrence County Dispatch Center received a 911 call reporting a camper on fire at a residence in Hwy 63 just north of Black Rock. The Black Rock Fire Dept responded with two engines and several firefighters. As they arrived […]

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