Ravenden Archive

  • Christmas on Elm Street in Ravenden

    If you are looking for some holiday family entertainment then stop by the Christmas on Elm Street light display in Ravenden. Turn some Christmas music on your car radio, then drive through to enjoy the thousands of lights and moving Christmas displays. Christmas on Elm […]

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  • Two Arrested In Ravenden During Traffic Stop On Monday Night

    A traffic stop in Ravenden on Monday night has landed two men in the Lawrence County Detention Center. Ravenden Police initiated a routine traffic stop on a pickup truck with no vehicle license at the intersection of Betty Street and Simmington. According to Chief McComas […]

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  • 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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  • Search Continues After Possible Fugitive Sighting

    Authorities in Lawrence County resumed a search for fugitive Jerrett Stanford on Monday. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Deputies, Arkansas State Police and a K-9 Team from Arkansas Department of Corrections began searching the area of Lawrence County 106 and 109 after what was described as a […]

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  • Yellow Ribbons to Line Tipton Funeral Route

    A US Navy seaman who died in the attack on Pearl Harbor will be laid to rest in his native Northeast Arkansas Friday, June 8.  Seaman First Class Glenn Tipton will be remembered in a memorial service at the Wings of Honor World War II Museum […]

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  • Attorney General’s Cyber Crimes Unit Arrests Ravenden Man

    Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced this week, the arrest of a Lawrence County man for crimes involving children. According to the Attorney General’s press release Terry Matheny, age 58 of Ravenden,was arrested by the cyber crimes unit on 30 counts of distributing, possessing or viewing […]

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