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    12 Vehicles Wrecked, 11 Injured And Taken To Hospitals Involved In Sunday Wreck

    Around 12:30 on Sunday afternoon the Lawrence County Dispatch received several calls reporting a multi-vehicle accident on Hwy 63 just south of the Portia city limits. Initial reports stated as many as 12 vehicles could be involved including an ambulance. Portia Fire Department, Walnut Ridge […]

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    Annual Sloan-Hendrix Alumni Banquet

    The Annual Sloan-Hendrix Alumni Banquet will be Saturday, May 28,2016 in the Sloan-Hendrix Cafeteria beginning at 6:00 P.M. The doors will be open at 5:00 P.M. to register attendees. The cost of the banquet will be $10 per person. A meal will be served buffet […]

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    Man Arrested After Setting Fire To Property In Strawberry

    On Saturday the Strawberry Fire Department was paged to a wild land fire near the Sharp County line off Hwy 230. As firefighters arrived they discovered that a structure and several campers were on fire. Firefighters were approached by a subject while on scene who […]

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    Firefighters Really Do Rescue Cats From Trees

    On Monday the Lawrence County Dispatch received a request for assistance after a cat had been up a tree since Friday. Owners of the family pet had tried to coax the cat out of the tree with food. Lawrence County Dispatch requested help from the […]

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    JACS Team Sponsors a Future Scout Campout

    A Future Scout Campout sponsored by the JACS Team at Lake Charles State Park will be held on Friday, April 8th- Saturday April 9th. Boys and girls ages 3-6 years old $10 per child, each additional child/parent $5 5:00pm Friday check in – Noon pick […]

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    Lawrence County Girl Scouts hold supply drive to help the Children’s Shelter

    A supply drive to help the Children’s Shelter was held in in Walnut Ridge this weekend by Lawrence county girl scouts – Troops¬†3429- Imboden, 3222 Walnut Ridge, ¬†and 3054-Black Rock . Six carts of supplies for the Children’s Shelter were donated thanks to the Lawrence […]

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