Lawrence County Newswire (Page 7)

Lawrence County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lawrence County, IN. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 1,156 in Lawrence County, IN

  1. Mary Elizabeth Johnson LawsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Tribune

    ... Funeral Home, Medora, Indiana. Pastor Lenny Lawrence will officiate. Burial will be at Proctor Cemetery in Lawrence County, Indiana. Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 29, 2017, at Hague Funeral Home from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. On Wednesday ...

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  2. Hoosiers reporting child abuse can't sue if confidentiality breachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Tribune-Star

    Hoosiers who want to remain anonymous when reporting child abuse suspicions to the Indiana Department of Child Services don't have a right to sue the state when that confidentiality is breached, the Indiana Supreme Court ruled this week. The decision arose from a lawsuit filed by a Lawrence County family, referred to as the Does, against the DCS.

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  3. County Working On Emergency Disaster Plan For Animals, Changing Animal Control OrdinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Emergency Management Director Valerie Luchauer presented the Lawrence County commissioners with a plan to provide rapid response in an event affecting the health, safety and welfare of animals in the county during a disaster or emergency disease outbreaks. The concept is to give officials a plan when local jurisdiction resources are overwhelmed and when existing agreements may not provide an adequate response.

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  4. Nursery At St. Vincent Dunn Hospital Dedicated In Dr. George Sorrell's NameRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Sorrells has spent 55 years caring for the youth of Lawrence County so it was only fitting for the nursery in the who hospital's obstetrics unit be dedicated in his name. Dr. Sorrells graduated with honors from the Indiana University School of Medicine in 1962 and specializes in pediatrics and adolescent Medicine.

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  5. Bedford Man Suffers Lacerations And Broken Foot After Crashing MotorcycleRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    According to a Lawrence County Police report, 31-year-old Aaron Speelman, was traveling north on Stumphole Bridge Road and was approaching a curve when he hit the brakes on his 2007 Honda VT750. The motorcycle began sliding on the wet roadway and traveled 100 feet.

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  6. Officials: Do not eat fish caught in Shenango RiverRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    State officials are warning people not to eat fish caught in a stretch of a western Pennsylvania river after tests found extremely high levels of a potentially dangerous chemical. Environmental protection officials issued the blanket warning Monday for all fish caught in the Shenango River in Mercer and Lawrence counties after previously advising people to stay away from certain species.

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  7. Two Injured In Motorcycle Accident On State Road 158 WestRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    According to a Lawrence County police report, 67-year-old James Fleener was driving a 2007 Honda VT1100 west on State Road 158 near Tripleton Pike Road. When he entered a curve and the rear end of the motorcycle lost traction causing him to loose control of the bike and strike a utility pole.

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  8. Bedford Man Injured In Accident On Tunnelton RoadRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A Bedford man injured his elbow and lower arm after he lost control of his vehicle on the wet roadways Sunday night at Tunnelton Road near Duncan Bend Road. According to a Lawrence County Police report, 56-year-old Randy Hays was traveling north on Tunnelton Road and entered the curve sliding on the slick roads, from a recent rain.

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  9. Mitchell Woman Arrested After Biting And Scratching ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Lawrence County police were called to a home in the 310 block of Woodsferry Road at 3:35 p.m. after a man reported his wife was threatening him with a large kitchen knife. "Officers were able to coax her out of the room," says Chief Deputy Aaron Shoults.

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  10. 101st Annual Bedford Chamber Dinner Presents Three AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... at General Motors for 40 years of his life, but is most known for his contributions to the community. The Lawrence County Court House was awarded the Business Beautification Award. This award recognized the investments that the Lawrence County Court ...

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  11. Two Injured In Accident On US 50 At Dixie HighwayRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    According to a Lawrence County police report, 85-year-old Marjorie Bartlett, of 79 N St., was traveling west on US 50 in a 2001 Ford Focus. At the same time, 50-year-old James Mansell, of Bloomington, was traveling east on US 50. Police say Bartlett crossed the median and the eastbound lane of traffic into the path of Mansell's 2011 Infinity g37 Coupe in an attempt to enter the parking lot at Hubler Chevrolet Buick GMC.

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  12. Traffic stop results in meth arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | The Republic

    ... Hill during his arrest. Hill is being held without bond at the Bartholomew County Jail on warrants out of Lawrence County and Jackson County and on preliminary charges of dealing in methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of ...

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  13. May: Next Level Jobs Initiative Helps Hoosier Job Seekers, EmployersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... . State Rep. Chris May (R-Bedford) represents House District 65, which includes all of Brown County, most of Lawrence County and parts of Monroe, Jackson and Johnson counties.

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  14. Columbus man arrested on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    COLUMBUS, Ind. - Police arrested a Columbus man on several drug-related charges Tuesday night after a canine detected narcotics during a traffic stop.

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  15. Traffic stop leads to arrest of local man on multiple drug-related chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | The Republic

    ... Hill during his arrest. Hill is being held without bond at the Bartholomew County Jail on warrants out of Lawrence County and Jackson County and on preliminary charges of dealing in methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of ...

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  16. Schaffer's Murder Jury Trial Scheduled For April 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Evan Schaffer will face a jury of his peers on April 2. Schaffer is accused of killing 25-year-old U.S. Marine Justin Lampkins during a dispute at the Bedford McDonald's drive thru on April 23. Judge Michael Robbins scheduled a status conference for Dec. 5 at 1 p.m. and a final pretrial conference for Feb. 22 at 10 a.m. Schaffer, 22, is facing charges of murder, pointing a firearm, battery resulting in bodily injury and carrying a handgun without a license Schaffer's attorney, Lawrence County Chief Public Defender David Shircliff, says his client was acting in self-defense when he fatally shot Lampkins, but police say Schaffer instigated the incident.

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  17. Springville Elementary School Locked Down While Police Investigate ThreatRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    According to Lawrence County Sheriff Mike Branham, today at approximately 2:48 p.m. Lawrence County Sheriff's Office Central Dispatch received a call from Bedford Police Department dispatch requesting we send officers to Springville Elementary School as a precaution regarding a threat that was made toward a parent who had a child at the school. "The initial call came into Bedford Police Department dispatch and originated in the City of Bedford," says Sheriff Branham.

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  18. August 14, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... and she survives. He was a retired electronic technician and building maintenance from the Times Mail and Lawrence County. He attended Tabernacle of Praise Church. Marlen enjoyed the outdoors, watching the sunset every evening, gardening, and ...

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  19. Police: Man arrested after chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Tribune

    A Lawrence County man who failed to pay for his fuel Tuesday afternoon at a Brownstown convenience store was arrested more than an hour later in a wooded area west of the county seat, police report. Cody Lee Jent, 26, of Bedford, faces a charge of theft and two counts of resisting law enforcement stemming from the incident that began at about 2:15 p.m. when a clerk at the station told Jackson County Sheriff's Department Officer Adam Nicholson that a man in a red Dodge Durango had failed to pay for his fuel.

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  20. Bedford Man Arrested After Failing To Pay For Gas In BrownstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... stopping and ran from the vehicle. In the meantime, police learned that Jent was wanted on a warrant in Lawrence County for battery causing serious bodily injury and that the license plate on the Durango had been reported stolen out of Florence, ...

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