New Lawrence County Judicial Center open for business
The new Lawrence County Courthouse is now open for business. The new building houses both the circuit and district courtrooms and judges office. The center was built by Codell Construction. The new building houses a staircase with a rotunda style balcony, twenty bathrooms, state of the art technology such as digital podiums and electronic drop down projection screens in the courtrooms. The two-story building cost 20 million dollars to build. A formal grand opening is expected to be held after the first of the year.