Breaking News Archive

  • Sloan-Hendrix Issues Press Release on Threats Made to School

    Sloan-Hendrix issued a press release concerning social media threats that were made by two students. The following is the statement released by Superintendent Rorex. Both students were removed by Lawrence County Sheriff’s deputies and transported to Sharp County. As other details emerge we will keep […]

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  • Three Fire Departments Respond to Midday House Fire

    At 11:22 a.m. on Tuesday, Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a house and vehicle on fire at 193 Lawrence 224. Imboden responded with two trucks and requested additional tankers from both Black Rock and Ravenden Fire Departments. A second 911 call reported […]

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  • Traffic Slowed After Vehicle Fire In Black Rock

    At 4:30pm in Christmas Day the Lawrence County Dispatch recurved a 911 call reporting a vehicle fire on Hwy 63 in Black Rock. Black Rock responded to the fire described as fully involved. The out of state driver said the late model BMW had recently […]

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  • Truck Smashes Into Rock Bluff Tuesday Afternoon

    A Mountain Home man escaped serious injury Tuesday after losing control of his truck, crossing two lanes of traffic and smashing into a rock bluff. Imboden Fire Cheif Jim Jones said the vehicle was traveling south bound on Hwy 63 just outside of Imboden when […]

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  • Coroner called to accident at 63 and 412 on Sunday evening

    Shortly before 7:30 pm the Lawrence County Dispatch received  a 911 call reporting an accident with a trapped victim at the 63/412 intersection outside Portia. Portia Fire, Walnut Ridge Fire Medic One and ProMed Ambulance were all dispatched to the area along with Lawrence County Sheriff’s […]

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  • One dead in one vehicle accident outside of Smithville

    Authorities are confirming that one person has been killed in an early morning accident that occurred shortly after 5:30 am. The Smithville Volunteer Fire Department, Imboden Volunteer Fire Department, and Pro Med ambulance were requested to a one vehicle rollover accident just outside of Smithville, […]

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