Lawrence County, Ohio's oldest and most complete historical and genealogy research site Previous Next How much do YOU know about Lawrence County history? Take the Quiz! Are you keeping up with the bi-monthly "On This Date in History" series in the Ironton Tribune? Read them again here with reference links and extra pictures: On This Date: Alpha Portland Cement Closed After Seven Decades – 8/17/19 On This Date: Big Etna Furnace Begins Operating – 9/7/19 On This Date: Superior Was Once the Site of Cement Plant, Small Village – 7/20/19 On This Date: Country Seat Moved from Burlington to Ironton – 10/12/19 On This Date: Lawrence Rolling Mill Explosion Injures Several, Kills Four – 10/26/19 Have an article suggestion? Email me!