Pete Whitenight succeeded Joel Jacobs as president of the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce and called for continued effort and support for redevelopment of the downtown area. “What a marvelous project if we can make it work,” Whitenight said as he took over at the annual LCC banquet. Longtime local businessman and civic leader Arthur B. Weaver, 90, received the group’s “Citizen of the Years” award.
Old Home Town - 25 years ago
March 31, 2009