Former Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department deputy facing criminal charges

BEDFORD – Special Prosecutor David Thomas recently recommended formal charges be filed against a former Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department deputy on allegations that he made…

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Three arrested on drug charges after attempting to evade police

MITCHELL – Three people were arrested on Friday, November 26, after a Mitchell Police officer attempted to stop a vehicle on Rariden Hill Road for…

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Bedford man arrested after shooting a woman with BB gun

BEDFORD – A Bedford man was arrested after Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department deputies were called to a home in the 70 block of Treslar Street…

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Updated – Bedford Police conduct home and vehicle search and seize large quantity of meth

BEDFORD – Two people were arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 25, after a Bedford Police officer served a search warrant at a home on 6th Street….

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Send Christmas Card to WBIW to win cash

BEDFORD – 1340 WBIW’s Annual Christmas Card Cash contest has begun and the first winners will be announced on Friday, December 3, 2021. Here is…

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Indiana gas prices have fallen 6.3 cents per gallon in the past week

INDIANA – Indiana gas prices have fallen 6.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.26 a gallon today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey…

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LCIS board of trustees will meet in executive session on Wednesday

BEDFORD – Lawrence County Independent Schools board of trustees will meet in executive session on Wednesday, Dec. 1 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be…

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Seeking Educator of the Year Award nominations

BLOOMINGTON – Each year the Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce hosts a celebration of educators that make a positive impact on local youth.  The Educator…

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Lawrence County Council moving meeting to Dec. 21

BEDFORD – The Lawrence County Council is moving its December council meeting to Tuesday, December 21. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Lawrence…

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Firefighters battle a large house fire on Bryantsville Road

MITCHELL – Firefighters from Huron, Marion, Mitchell, Indian Creek, Oolitic, Orleans, and Shawswick Volunteer Fire Departments battled a large house fire at 1149 Bryantsville Road…

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