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Ground broken at site of new Lawrenceburg Animal Shelter

Friday, April 16, 2021 was a great day to launch the new Lawrenceburg Animal Shelter project. FOLCA, Lawrenceburg city officials and other partners were on hand for the official groundbreaking ceremony. Pictured left to right: Lawrenceburg Chamber of Commerce President Ryan Egly, Lawrenceburg Utility Systems Director Vic Pusser, Lawrenceburg City Council members Robin Williams and Jamie Sevier, FOLCA Board member and donor Emily Gilliam, donor Joe Burack, Lawrenceburg Mayor Blake Lay, FOLCA president Leigh Ann Pettus, Lawrenceburg Police Chief Terry Beecham and Assistant Chief Daren Goolsby, Lawrenceburg City Council member Chad Moore, Animal Control officer Rene Segraves, and contractors Kent and Jane Gay Carvell.

From the Lawrence County Advocate – June 7, 2020

From the Lawrence County Advocate – July 1, 2020

From the Lawrence County Advocate – August 9, 2020

From the Lawrence County Advocate – January 6, 2021

Friends of Lawrence County Animals is not a rescue organization, but was made aware of an emergency situation involving 40+ sick dogs at a home in south Lawrence County. FOLCA helped make the initial assessment and assisted in coordination of the massive rescue effort.

From the Lawrence County Advocate – August 30, 2020

From the Lawrence County Advocate – September 2, 2020