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  • Coroner Called To Scene Of Two Vehicle Accident In Walnut Ridge

    Lawrence County Sheriff’s Deputies, WRPD, Walnut Ridge Fire and Arkansas State Police are on the scene of a Semi vs SUV accident that occurred around noon. Sheriff’s Deputies are assisting with traffic on the Hwy 412 overpass at this time. Arkansas State Police are investigating […]

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  • Friendship Methodist Church New Steeple

    Friendship Methodist Church in Ravenden has a beautiful new cross, bell, and steeple atop their church. Bob White designed and built the new steeple and bell which was something Pastor John Stoll thought would be a wonderful addition to the church. Friendship was founded in 1900, […]

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  • Man Arrested For Assaulting Deputy Escapes Jonesboro Facility

    Spencer Langston, the Missouri man arrested on October 8th for assaulting a Lawrence County deputy, escaped from St. Bernard’s Behavioral Health in Jonesboro earlier today. Langston has several large tattoos including one on the back of his head with the numbers 417. Langston also currently […]

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  • Downtown Playhouse to Stage “Wait Until Dark”

    A thriller is coming to Downtown Playhouse in Pocahontas, which will stage “Wait Until Dark” in November. The popular and tense drama opens November 2 and runs through November 30. “Wait Until Dark” centers around Susy Hendrix, a blind Greenwich Village housewife who becomes the target of three con-men.  The […]

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  • High Speed Pursuit Through Lawrence County Ends at Hoxie

    At 10:03 pm an Arkansas State trooper notified Lawrence County dispatch of a black Chevy pick up truck with Tennessee tags that had fled from a traffic stop in the area of Hwy 117 north of Black Rock. The pursuit traveled through Black Rock headed […]

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  • Sloan- Hendrix Black and Gold Games

    The Black and Gold games will be held at Sloan- Hendrix on Monday, October 14th beginning at 5:00 pm. All teams will play! Admission is free! Citizens Bank will be providing free food for this event. Wear your black and gold Monday to cheer on […]

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