Powhatan Archive

  • Where is the justice for Chris Robinson?

    On June 29th, 2019 a Lawrence County family’s life was forever changed when they received the news that their son, Chris Robinson was fatally shot and killed at a residence on the property of Lake Charles State Park. Nearly six months later that same family […]

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  • One Vehicle Roll Over Reported Near Powhatan On Friday

    At 4:50 p the Lawrence County Dispatch center received a 911 call reporting a one vehicle accident on Hwy 25 near Powhatan. Black Rock Volunteer Fire Department, Lawrence County Sheriff’s Deputies and an ambulance were dispatched to the scene at 4:50 pm. Deputies from the […]

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  • Powhatan Historic Parks Hosts “Holiday Open House”

    Powhatan Historic Parks Hosts “Holiday Open House” Saturday, December 5, 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Free admission The staff of Powhatan Historic State Park invite the public to come see the park decked out in its Victorian Christmas finery. You can join them on Saturday, […]

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  • Powhatan Historic State Park Plans Spring Break Activities 

      Anyone with school-age kids already knows that Arkansas’s Spring Break is here, March 23-27.Arkansas State Parks are open for business and ready for guests who want safe, outdoor, family-friendly places to play and make memories.   Powhatan Historic State Park would like to invite the […]

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  • Erasing Boundries: Lawrence County at 200

    Erasing Boundaries: Lawrence County at 200 The Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives (NEARA) and the Arkansas History Commission will be hosting a symposium on Thursday, January 15th from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the Courthouse and at the Male and Female Academy on the grounds […]

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  • Fall Canning Workshop

    Fall Canning Workshop November 1 9 am – 3 pm Registration Fee: $15 Putting up fruits and vegetables in your home is as easy as pie. If you would like to enjoy fresh ingredients from your garden all year round, join us to discover the […]

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