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    Pocahontas Man Jailed for Stealing Items from Pocahontas and Walnut Ridge Walmart Stores

    On April 09, 2014 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from the Pocahontas Police Department arrested Carey Creelman , age 44 of Pocahontas on charges of Commercial Burglary and Theft of Property. The arrest comes after Pocahontas Police executed a search warrant of Creelman’s […]

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    Combative Man Arrested on Multiple Charges

    On April 13, 2014 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from the Walnut Ridge Police Department arrested James Ferrell, age 27 of Walnut Ridge on charges of terroristic threatening, obstruction of governmental operation, driving on suspended, DWI, resisting arrest and endangering the welfare of […]

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    Public Meeting Notice to Discuss Proposed Widening of Hwy 412

    There will be a Public Meeting to discuss the proposed Hwy 412 widening project between Hwy. 67 and Hwy. 141 in Lawrence and Greene Counties, 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Light Baptist Church Fellowship Hall (17125 Highway 412). The public is invited to […]

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    Conservation license plates continue to grow in popularity

    LITTLE ROCK – You see ‘em daily on streets and highways. You may have one on your own car or pickup. Yes, those conservation license plates are highly popular in Arkansas. Now in their 15th year, the specialty plates administered by the Arkansas Game and […]

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    Williams Graduation is May 3rd

    (Walnut Ridge, Ark.) – Approximately 115 graduates will receive their diplomas when Williams Baptist College holds its commencement exercises on Saturday, May 3. The ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. in WBC’s Southerland-Mabee Center. The speaker will be Dr. Glen Putman, pastor of Walnut Street […]

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    Rep. Jett Addresses LawCo Chamber Transportation Committee

    State Representative Joe Jett addressed the transportation committee of the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce at its meeting Friday, April 11. Jett, former chair of the Arkansas Aeronautics Commission, talked to the committee about Walnut Ridge Regional Airport and other aviation issues. Jett, who is […]

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