Bedford Man Arrested After Pointing Gun At Men
Lawrence County Sheriff Sam Craig says the incident happened at Turner's home on Tunnelton Road and involved two male family members.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Grand Marshal Adele Bowden-Purlee Will Kick Off Christmas Parade Saturday
Adele Bowden-Purlee, who was born and raised in Bedford, is the grand marshal of the 2013 Festival of Lights parade Saturday in downtown Bedford.
Lawrence InterFaith Endeavor Fantasia Auction This Saturday
Ninety five decorated trees, wreaths, centerpieces, gift baskets and other items will be auctioned off at Saturday's Lawrence InterFaith Endeavor Fantasia event.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Man Arrested After Breaking Into Storage Units
A Bedford man was arrested after a Lawrence County Police officer on routine patrol caught him breaking into storage units on U.S. 50. According to Sheriff Sam Craig, when the officer approached the U.S. 50 Storage Units, he noticed a pickup truck loaded with items.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Mitchell Man Arrested After Confronting Police With Shot Gun
A Mitchell man was arrested after Lawrence County police received a complain of a man out of control at a home on Davey Cox Road Friday night.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Donations Top 4,000 Items For Life Pantry
More than 4,000 and $500 were donated to Life Pantry during the Stuff A Bus event held at the JayC Food Plus and Walmart Saturday.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
OPINION: Editorial: Be ready: Tornadoes know no seasons
At least four tornadoes raced across Indiana on Sunday, including one as near as Bedford in neighboring Lawrence County.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
WTHI-TV Terre Haute
NWS: 2nd active tornado day in state
Preliminary reports from the National Weather Service showed 26 tornadoes hit Indiana during Sunday's severe weather making it the second most active tornado day in state history.
'Windows Of Wonder' Downtown Window Decorating Contest And Norms Jingle Bell Run
Bedford Revitalization, Lawrence County Extension Office and Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce announce their 3rd Annual "Windows of Wonder" downtown window decorating contest.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Funnel Cloud Spotted Near Huron
Lawrence Police officers reported a tornado west of Bedford, in the area of U.S. 50 and Huron near the county line between Lawrence and Martin counties, according to Valerie Luchauer, Lawrence County Emergency Management director.
Salvation Army Needs Bell Ringers
Donations provide Christmas dinners, clothing and toys for families in need. Financial assistance also helps with basic necessities year round in Lawrence County.
Police Arrest Three After Armed Robbery At Steak & Shake
Three people were arrested early Sunday morning after two of them entered the Steak & Shake on James Avenue armed with a weapon and stole more than $3,200.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
New Tornado Warning-Southwest of Indianapolis
TORNADO WARNING FOR... NORTHEASTERN DAVIESS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST INDIANA... SOUTHEASTERN GREENE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST INDIANA... LAWRENCE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA... MARTIN COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST INDIANA... SOUTHERN MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA... * UNTIL 415 PM EST * AT 335 PM EST...A CONFIRMED LARGE AND EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TORNADO WAS ... (more)
Large tornado approaching Lawrence County, IN; Tornado Warning issued
The National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WARNING for Lawrence County, Indiana until 4:15 p.m. EST.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Tickets On Sale For Annual Boys & Girls Club Appreciation Dinner
Tickets are on sale for the 2013 Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence County annual appreciation dinner and auction, "Celebrating our Champions."
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Bedford Woman Suffers Minor Injuries In Accident
According to a Lawrence County Police report, 18-year-old Torie Sayers, of 2375 Peerless Rd., was traveling south on Peerless Road and was distracted and drove her 1999 Chevrolet Lumina into the rear of a 2000 Ford ZX2 that had stopped for a vehicle turning into a driveway.