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    Some Lawrence County Employees to be given a Salary Increase

    Lawrence County Quorum Court voted in the monthly meeting Monday to give a 3% salary increase to some of the county employees. The raise is retroactive to January 1st, 2016 and was passed with an emergency clause to be passed immediately. The 3% raise could […]

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    Sheriff’s Dive Team Settles In New Building Thanks To City Of Black Rock

    In the July Black Rock City Council Meeting, the City of Black Rock led by Mayor Bonnie Ragsdale voted to offer the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Dive Team a 10 year lease on a building owned by the City of Black Rock. The building located on […]

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    Future Lawrence County Jail Is On Schedule And Moving Forward

    In late July representatives of SouthBuild Firm along with Sheriff Jeff Yates and others gathered for opening bids on the future Lawrence County Jail construction project. With the project being broken into some 20 projects bids were received for all but one of the projects. […]

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    Public Auction Slated For Tax Delinquent Properties On August 10th

      Arkansas Commissioner of State Lands John Thurston announced that a public auction for delinquent tax properties will be held at the Community Room of the Walnut Ridge Branch of the Lawrence County Library. Registration for the public auction will be at 1:30 pm on […]

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    Sunday Is Deadline For Randolph County Wet/Dry Issue

    Sunday at 5 pm is the deadline for signatures to be turned in in the Randolph County Wet/Dry issue. A group called Keep Revenue In Randolph has for 6 months been gathering signatures to have the issue placed on the November Ballot. Earlier in the […]

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    NEW TRACTOR SUPPLY COMPANY STORE PLANNED FOR WALNUT RIDGE

    BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States, today announced that construction is underway on a new location in Walnut Ridge, the Company’s 34th location in Arkansas. The Walnut Ridge Tractor Supply store will […]

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