Lawrence County Archive

  • Two Lost Kayakers Found Late Wednesday Near Ravenden

      Authorities from Lawrence County received a message from Sharp County reporting two overdue kayakers from a canoe rental facility from Hardy. According to Sharp County Dispatch the two had missed the take out point and were last spotted around Williford just before sunset. The […]

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  • Two Injured In Accident At American Silica Plant On Wednesday

    At 7:42 am on Wednesday the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting 2 injured in the American Silica Plant outside Black Rock. According to reports, while pouring concrete at the facility some type of concrete form collapsed injuring two. One victim was said […]

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  • Lynn Man Jailed After Allegedly Shooting At A Vehicle Late Tuesday

      Investigators with the Lawrence County Criminal Investigation Division are still trying to put together the events of late Tuesday in Lynn, this much we know. At 11:29 pm the Lawrence County Dispatch received several 911 calls reporting a man shooting at a moving vehicle […]

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  • Details Emerge in Saturday’s Deadly Farm Accident

    Around 8 am on Saturday Walnut Ridge Fire Department and AET Ambulance were dispatched to Lawrence 615 after a 911 call reported a young man trapped in the bottom of a fertilizer hopper.  22 year old, Cody Crow was pronounced dead at the scene according […]

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  • 2018 ATOD Like a Boss 5k Registration

    ATOD Like A Boss 5k The ATOD Coalition of Lawrence County will hold a 5k run to help with drug prevention and drug education efforts. April 14, 2018 Stewart Park, Walnut Ridge HELP PREVENT YOUTH DRUG USE….LIKE A BOSS!! April 14 10:00 AM – LIKE […]

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  • Multiple Fire Departments Respond to Accident

    At approximately 11:10 pm Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting an accident between a semi truck and a small SUV. Multiple ambulances along with Portia, Hoxie, and Walnut Ridge Fire Departments were dispatched to the scene. The accident was reported to be on […]

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