Lawrence County Dispatch Archive

  • Lawrence County Dispatch Launches New Mass Alert System

      This weekend at the Beatles at the Ridge Festival, the Lawrence County Dispatch Center will have a booth set up explaining the new “Alerts” system that works in conjunction with its Smart 911 System. Director Paige VanBrook took the time to highlight some of the […]

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  • Traffic Slowed After Two Vehicle Accident Between Imboden And Ravenden On Sunday

    Shortly before 1pm on Sunday the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a two vehicle accident involving a semi truck and a Chevrolet truck between Imboden and Ravenden on Hwy 63. Both the Ravenden Volunteer Fire Department and the Imboden Volunteer Fire Department […]

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  • Multi-Vehicle Severe Accident With Injuries Reported North Of Ravenden

      At 10:16 pm the Lawrence County Dispatch was notified of a severe accident north of Ravenden on Hwy 63, Ravenden Fire Department was requested along with medical units from AET Ambulance to assist Sharp County units. Ravenden Police, Ravenden Fire and Lawrence County Sheriff’s […]

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  • Traffic Slowed As Semi Is Removed From Hwy 63 Ditch

    At 11:21 am on Tuesday the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a semi truck leaving the highway nearly overturning on Hwy 63 near Lawrence 514 in Hoxie. Hoxie Police and the Hoxie Fire Department responded to the scene, Walnut Ridge was paged […]

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  • Three Vehicle Accident In Ravenden Sends One To Memphis Hospital By Helicopter

    At 3:43 pm on Saturday the Lawrence County Dispatch was notified of a three vehicle accident at the intersection of Elm and Hwy 63 by an Arkansas State Police Trooper. Initial reports indicated one victim was injured with head injuries. Ravenden Fire Department, Ravenden Police […]

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  • Hoxie Closes Dispatch And Joins Lawrence County Dispatch

    During Tuesday’s meeting the Hoxie city government has made the decision to close the dispatch and enter into an agreement with the Lawrence County Dispatch to contract services for the Hoxie Police Department. The agreement had been discussed in earlier meetings in an attempt to […]

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