LIBRARY HAS EXPANDED SPACE ~ Suzanne Bouchillon (left) of Portia returns books to the Lawrence County Public Library's new main branch located in the Lawrence County Community Building on Walnut Street in Walnut Ridge. Ethel Tompkins, reference librarian, assists Bouchillon. The library, which has been closed for two weeks while the transition was made, opened at the new location on Tuesday.
Early voting set for election
Early voting will begin Tuesday for school elections in Lawrence County, according to County Clerk Tina Stowers. continued...
Planning underway for
Iron Mountain Festival
The Iron Mountain Festival committee has been working for several months on plans for this year's event, and co-chair Lorra Whitmire said the festival will include new highlights, as well as favorites from previous years. continued...
Law. Health Services wins division
of Blue & You Fitness Challenge
Lawrence Health Services in Walnut Ridge has won its division in the Arkansas 2008 Blue & You Fitness Challenge. LHS was one of eight category winners honored earlier this summer during ceremonies held at the Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock.