Our mission is to be a leader in creating opportunities for responsible economic investment, thereby raising the per capital income for all citizens of Lawrence County. In support of this, we are committed to:

  • Being responsive to local business and industry.
  • Being a responsible vehicle to preserve a positive business environment in Lawrence County and the area.
  • Facilitating technology transfer at the area colleges into our community.
  • Supporting other positive community efforts which improve our quality of life and yield economic benefits.


Ever been interested in exploring the mighty Pearl River and learning its history? Here is your chance! Lawrence County is EXCITED to announce the start of the Whirl on the Pearl event where you will be able to spend an hour with a tour guide learning some amazing things about the history of the Pearl River and Lawrence County! Did we mention you get to enjoy all of this from the seat of a fun, fast moving air boat? This will be a fun day for the entire family that you won’t want to miss out on! Seats are limited so be sure to click the picture above to reserve your ticket today!