Court House will be Closed Monday 2-19-2018 for The Federal Holiday (President’s Day). will reopen Tuesday.

Situated where the Big Sandy Valley region meets the Appalachian Mountains, Lawrence County is one of the largest counties in the Commonwealth at 420 sq miles and a population of nearly 16,000. RT 23, the famous ‘Country Music Highway’, runs through the county connecting to I-64, placing us in the Tri-State area along with OH, and WV.  Lawrence County’s unique geographical features, history, culture, abundant recreational assets, scenic beauty, friendly people, and emerging new economy, makes it an interesting place to visit, a peaceful place to live, and a great place to do business.

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The comment period is still open for citizens of the community of Blaine, in Lawrence County Kentucky, for “Public Comments or Concerns” related to any environmental issues, which might be incurred with the construction of the new Blaine Volunteer Fire Department station in the Martha, KY area.             (CDBG Project #17-011)

The comment period will be open until the end of business on the 2/16/2018. Comments can be forwarded to the Department for Local Government 1024 Capital Center Dr., Frankfort, KY.

Lawrence County Judge Executive, John Osborne and Magistrate Rick Blackburn (District 4), assorting backpacks filled with school supplies to be distributed to the Family Resource Centers for approval at Louisa East, West, Fallsburg, and Blaine Elementary Schools.  Bus drivers who notice a child who needs a backpack can go the Family Resource Centers and request one.

County Officials & Staff Directory

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Read Court Agendas 

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E-911 & Emergency Services 

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Economic Development  

See how our county is planing for the future  

County Road Department 

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County Garage 

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Where to Play

Find Fun and Exciting this to do in Lawrence County.

Veterans Affairs 

Find Information for our service veterans living in the county.