First annual business expo held in Lawrence County

WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT)- Residents from all over Lawrence County got the chance to check out areas businesses Thursday afternoon.

The first annual business expo was held at the First Baptist Church, Walnut Ridge Ministry Activity Center.  From noon to 4 p.m. Thursday residents explored around 50 booths, featuring several local businesses and even the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office.  Kent Butler from TRI Leadership Services was the featured motivational speaker at the expo.

The expo was sponsored by the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce.

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