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    Investigation Continues Into Lynn/Strawberry Break Ins By Sheriff’s Office

    Lawrence County Investigators are still developing suspects and leads involving the May 13th break in at the Strawberry One Stop and Shelia’s in Lynn. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Investigator Sgt. Jamie White said the department was still developing leads into the two stores that were burglarized […]

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    2015-16 Sloan-Hendrix Middle School Valedictorians and Salutatorian

    Mr. Ligie Waddell, principal of the Sloan-Hendrix Elementary and Middle Schools, is pleased to announce the Co-Valedictorians and Salutatorian for the 2015-2016 school year. Macy McCormic and Emmalee Whitlow have been named Co-Valedictorians, earning a cumulative grade point average of 4.0. Macy is the daughter […]

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    Walnut Ridge Police Investigating Late Night Shooting

    At 11:20 pm on Saturday night the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a shooting in Walnut Ridge. Walnut Ridge Police along with medical units were sent to the 600 block of Southwest 3rd street in Walnut Ridge. Initial reports stated that a […]

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    Walnut Ridge Man Killed In Saturday Morning Motorcycle Accident

    At 11:54 am the Lawrence County Dispatch received a report of a vehicle vs. motorcycle accident on Hwy 91 at the intersection of Lawrence 730. Walnut Ridge Fire Department, Lawrence County Sheriff’s Deputies, Arkansas State Police and medical units were all dispatched to the scene. […]

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    One Injured As Helicopter Crashes In Portia On Friday

      At 7:17 am the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a helicopter crash near Penn Farms on Lawrence 504. Portia Fire, Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office and Lawrence County Office of Emergency Services along with a medical unit were all notified. Reports from […]

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    Sites to dive for on Norfork Lake in Arkansas

    JORDAN, Ark. – Norfork Lake was created in the early 1940s by the damming of the North Fork River. One of four lakes constructed by dams on the upper White River Basin, it is unlike all of the others because the land was clear-cut before […]

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