Walnut Ridge Archive

  • Officials Release Statements Concerning the Social Media Threats to Walnut Ridge School

     A possible threat made on social media about Walnut Ridge Middle School had law enforcement and officials in Lawrence County on alert over the weekend. The threat was made using an app that allows the poster to remain anonymous.  Monday April 30th , the Lawrence […]

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  • Lawrence Memorial Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Health Foundation will sponsor a dinner for Stroke Awareness

    Lawrence Memorial Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Health Foundation will sponsor a dinner for Stroke Awareness to be held Thursday, May 3rd beginning at 6:00 p.m. The complimentary dinner will be held in the Ralph Joseph Education Building located at 1219 West Main Street, Walnut Ridge. […]

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  • WRPD Arrests Man for Disorderly Conduct

      On Thursday, November 02, 2017, at approximately 10:40 a.m., Walnut Ridge Officers were dispatched to Don’s Steakhouse in reference to an individual urinating on their property. Upon officer’s arrival, they met with several employees from the restaurant, which were also witnesses of the incident. […]

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  • Vehicle Crashes Onto Courthouse Lawn Monday Night

    On Monday night a vehicle traveling on north-west fourth street in Walnut Ridge came crashing onto the Lawrence County Courthouse lawn.  The vehicle crossed west Main Street striking the curb and sidewalk. The vehicle then became airborne and came to rest on the courthouse lawn. […]

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  • WWII in Review program at Wings of Honor

    WWII in Review program at Wings of Honor to be held on Saturday, September 9, 11:00-4:00 at the Wings of Honor Museum. Holly Hope, Special Projects Historian and Travis Ratermann, Survey Historian with the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, A Division of the Department of Arkansas Heritage […]

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  • Beatles at the Ridge Set for September 15th and 16th 2017

    Beatles at the Ridge ’17 Offers Two Days of Entertainment The seventh annual Beatles at the Ridge Festival is set for Friday, Sept. 15, and Saturday Sept. 16, in downtown Walnut Ridge. This year’s Friday events have been expanded to offer two days of entertainment […]

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