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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

Arkansas Historical Association Annual Awards

Anyone interested in submitting books, essays, manuscripts, journal articles, etc… for consideration for an award while you’re cooped up for the winter months? Most have to be submitted by Feb 2014, details at the following link. http://arkansashistoricalassociation.org/?page_id=19