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Planned power outages to occur in part of Lawrence County.

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Craighead Electric Cooperative will de-energize two substations in Lawrence County level server al residents without power for a little while.

The Lynn and Black Rock substations will be taken down around 1:00 P.M. Sunday afternoon, and will be down for about an hour and a half. According to Monty Williams with Craighead Electric says it's necessary to make repairs to the substations that sustained damage during recent lightning storms. They need to de-energize the stations for line men to safely repair the damaged equipment.

The outage will affect the following communities: Noland, Imboden, Annieville, Smithville, Denton, Jessup, Lynn, Strawberry, Saffell, Dowdy, Eaton, and portions of Black Rock.

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