Lawrence County Newswire (Page 4)

Lawrence County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lawrence County, AR. (Page 4)

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  1. ViewpointsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Times-Dispatch

    ... Lorine Meadows and Faye Robins. (Pictures of the Past is a cooperative effort of The Times Dispatch and the Lawrence County Historical Society. Readers are encouraged to submit historic photos.) Photo courtesy of Evalene Bright Enter the correct ...

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    May 25, 2016 | Times-Dispatch

    Another big step in prevention efforts was taken recently when the Lawrence County ATOD Coalition opened its new office, located in the Black Rock City Hall. An open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony, attended by State Drug Director Denny Altes, was held to celebrate having the facility available for coalition use.

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  3. Police searching for armed suspect in Craighead Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    According to Lawrence County Dispatch, a chase began in Hoxie, went into Randolph County and then came back into Craighead County. Region 8 News will have more information as details emerge.

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  4. ViewpointsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Times-Dispatch

    ... Home and is currently vacant. (Pictures of the Past is a cooperative effort of The Times Dispatch and the Lawrence County Historical Society. Readers are encouraged to submit historic photos.) Photo courtesy of Susan Lane Matthews Enter the correct ...

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  5. 2 cities explore merger optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    A week after voters in Walnut Ridge and College City in Lawrence County decided to merge, city officials in Walnut Ridge and neighboring Hoxie are discussing consolidating, as well.

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  6. Walnut Ridge man killed in motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR - A Walnut Ridge man died after a motorcycle crash Friday morning. The crash happened on Highway 91 at the intersection of Lawrence County Road 730.

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  7. Victim in Arkansas helicopter crash was Walnut Ridge manRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    Lawrence County Sheriff Jeff Yates says Thomas Weisenbach of Walnut Ridge died when he was struck by flying debris after the helicopter crashed while taking off Friday morning near Portia.

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  8. 1 killed in crash of copter at PortiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | NWAonline

    An agricultural helicopter crashed while taking off from the back of a fuel truck at a rural Lawrence County farm early Friday, killing a worker who was helping load chemicals. Authorities did not release the name of the worker who died pending notification of family, but multiple sources confirmed to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette the man was Tom Weisenback of Walnut Ridge.

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  9. Detectives working 2 burglaries in Lawrence CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR - Lawrence County Sheriff's Department detectives are investigating two burglaries that took place in Lynn and Strawberry Thursday night. Detective Andrew Turner said the Strawberry Citgo and Shelia's Quick Stop in Lynn were broken into.

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  10. Brandon Cardwell, 18, of Black RockRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... Brandon Cardwell, 18, both of Black Rock for the crime. The arrests stem from a joint investigation by the Lawrence County Sheriff's Department, the Arkansas State Police and the Black Rock Police Department into an armed robbery that happened in ...

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  11. One seriously injured in helicopter crash in northeast ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    One person has been seriously injured in a helicopter crash in Lawrence County, authorities said.

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  12. 1 person killed following helicopter crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | KFVS12

    A person on the ground injured at the time of the crash died, according to Lawrence County Office of Emergency Management Director Buddy Williams. The person was initially in serious condition when flown from the scene to a Memphis hospital after being hit by flying parts from the helicopter, Williams said.

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  13. Three Former Employees Plead Guilty to Stealing $3.9M From Walnut Ridge BankRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Three former employees of First National Bank of Lawrence County have pleaded guilty to a 10-year conspiracy to commit bank fraud and will share responsibility for nearly $4 million in restitution.

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  14. Walnut Ridge bank employees plead guilty to fraud conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The Courier

    Three employees of First National Bank of Lawrence County have pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $4 million from the bank. Court documents show 57-year-old Brenda Montgomery of Walnut Ridge, 57-year-old Cindy Tate of Walnut Ridge and 61-year-old Peggy Sutton of Biggers each pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit bank fraud.

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  15. Walnut Ridge bank workers admit to fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... Montgomery, 57, of Walnut Ridge, who was a teller at the Walnut Ridge branch of First National Bank of Lawrence County; Peggy Sutton, 61, of Biggers, who was the head teller; and Cindy Tate, 57, of Walnut Ridge, who was the head cashier. Assistant ...

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  16. Arkansas bank employees plead guilty to stealing nearly $4MRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Three employees of First National Bank of Lawrence County have pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $4 million from the bank.

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  17. Three Former Employees Plead Guilty to Stealing $3.9M From Walnut Ridge BankRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Three former employees of First National Bank of Lawrence County have pleaded guilty to a 10-year conspiracy to commit bank fraud and will share responsibility for nearly $4 million in restitution.

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  18. Brandon Cardwell, 18, of Black RockRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    According to a press release from the sheriff's department, deputies arrested Jarrod Burroughs, 19, and Brandon Cardwell, 18, both of Black Rock for the crime. The arrests stem from a joint investigation by the Lawrence County Sheriff's Department, the Arkansas State Police and the Black Rock Police Department into an armed robbery that happened in Strawberry Friday night.

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  19. ViewpointsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Times-Dispatch

    One of the worst natural disasters to hit Lawrence County occurred on May 9, 1927, when several tornados touched down throughout the county destroying homes, livestock, schools and businesses. Twenty-eight people lost their life in Lawrence County alone.

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    May 11, 2016 | Times-Dispatch

    ... issue discussed was within the public defender budget. There are currently two public defenders working in Lawrence County but the court was not notified of the second. County Clerk Tina Stowers said she only received the budget for one but is now ...

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