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    Captured: Lawrence County Escapee Is Back Behind Bars

    An inmate from the Lawrence County Jail that was out on work release today at the Walnut Ridge Street Department stepped outside during a break and never returned. Walnut Ridge Police notified the Sheriff’s Department that Ronald Kile Hartsell had run away from the program […]

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    Updated: Prisoner Walks Away From Work Detail In Lawrence County, Be on the Lookout

    Today at about 1pm Ronald Kile Hartsell age 27 of Newport walked away from a work detail at the Walnut Ridge Street Dept. Hartsell is described as a white male, with brown hair and eyes with a medium build, 5foot 5inches tall. Hartsell was in […]

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    Child Porn And Rape Suspect Convicted And Sentenced To 30 Years

    Shawn Rowlett, 45 years old of Jonesboro and formerly of Ravenden Springs was sentenced to 30 years in a Federal Prison and given Probation For Life after pleading guilty. Rowlett agreed to the maximum sentence for the production of child pornography, the sentence was a […]

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    Semi Overturns In Imboden Monday Night

    At 11:15pm Monday night, the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting an overturned semi truck on Hwy 63 in Imboden. Imboden Fire Department, AET Ambulamce, Lawrence County Sheriff’s Deputies and Lawrence County Office of Emergency Services were all notified and responded to the […]

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    Lawrence County 4-H Foundation Selling Boston Butts for Memorial Day

    Order your Smoked Boston Butt for Memorial Day from the Lawrence County 4-H Foundation. Please order by May 16th. They will be ready for pickup on May 23rd after 3 PM. The cost is $25.00 each. See a 4-H Foundation Member or 4-H club member […]

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    Hoxie PD and LCSO Arrest a Hoxie Man on Drug Charges

    On April 10, 2014 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office and the Hoxie Police Department arrested Mickle Warnick , age 37 of Hoxie on charges of possession of a controlled substance (meth), possession of a controlled substance (Rx drugs) and possession of drug paraphernalia. The arrest […]

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