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LCHS Quarterly Meeting, Oct 20th to Feature Dr Blake Perkins

The Lawrence County Historical Society will meet at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 20th, 2019 at the Powhatan Historic Courthouse. We will start with a short business meeting with a report from the nominating committee and will elect officers. After … Continue reading

New Book Published on Walnut Ridge & Hoxie

“Images of America: Walnut Ridge & Hoxie,” a new book by local authors Jon Walter and James Whitlow, has been published and will be released January 26, 2016. The authors have announced their first book signing, scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. … Continue reading

Chamber celebrates Lawrence County’s 200th anniversary

This year’s Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce annual banquet paid tribute to the 200th anniversary of Lawrence County. The theme was “Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: Celebrating Lawrence County 1815-2015. The banquet, held Thursday evening at The Studio in downtown Walnut Ridge, … Continue reading