Court of Appeals Judge Patricia A. Riley announces retirement

INDIANAPOLIS – Judge Patricia A. Riley will retire from the Court of Appeals of Indiana on August 30, 2024. Her retirement ceremony will be held…

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Donations of water, Gatorade, and food needed in times of emergencies

BEDFORD – Lawrence County had a valuable resource in emergencies or disasters with the Tabernacle Of Praise Emergency Services (T.O.P.E.S.) T.O.P.E.S responded to incidents in…

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Jail will be getting a new inmate communication service

BEDFORD – Lawrence County Sheriff Greg Day reported the inmates will receive a new communication provider. The current contract with Securus Technologies will end in…

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Commissioners approve SWCD to ask for additional funds

BEDFORD— On Tuesday morning, The Commissioners approved a request from Lawrence County Soil and Water Conservation District for additional funds to help pay mandatory dues…

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Commissioners approve using opioid settlement funds to pay for a new trailer for roadcrew

BEDFORD – Community Corrections Director Chad Shew asked the commissioners Tuesday morning for some opioid settlement funds to pay for a new trailer for the roadcrew program….

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Lochmueller Group was hired to provide consulting services to the Lawrence County Highway Department

BEDFORD— The Lawrence County Commissioners signed a contract with Lochmueller Group on Tuesday morning to provide the highway department with professional engineering consulting services. Lora…

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Commissioners approve work at Courthouse Plaza and Extension office

BEDFORD – On Tuesday morning, the Lawrence County Commissioners approved paying SLB Pipe Solutions to work on the sewer lines at the Lawrence County Purdue…

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Two were sworn in as Guthrie Township Advisory Board members

BEDFORD – On Monday, Bretta Myers and Tyler Thompson were sworn in as Guthrie Township Advisor Board members. Guthrie Township Trustee Jeff Combs and advisory…

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Federal Trade Commission sounding alarm on government imposter scams

INDIANA — The Federal Trade Commission is sounding the alarm on government imposter scams. Instead of a single scam call, some new schemes set you…

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Surgeon general calls for social media warning labels

WASHINGTON – The U.S. surgeon general has called on Congress to require warning labels on social media platforms similar to those now mandatory on cigarette boxes….

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