A Respect for the Past. A Cornerstone for the Future. Chartered 1938.

(as of February 2019)


  • President: Dr. Robert D. Waddington
  • 1st Vice President: Ed Petrus
  • 2nd Vice President: Michael Kalpich
  • Secretary / Treasurer: Sam B. Biasucci
Board of Directors - Staff

Board of Directors

  • Heather Armstrong
  • Martha Constant
  • Dr. Aaron Cowan
  • Lori Daytner
  • David Dean, III
  • Betty DiRisio
  • Sylvia Ewen
  • Rose Ann Fulena
  • Stephanie Fulena (Newsletter Editor)
  • Maryann Galiano
  • Jack Gill
  • Andrew Henley
  • Anna Mary Mooney (Financial Secretary; Retired Administrator)
  • George Orr
  • Denise Palkovich
  • Lorraine Petrus
  • George Stefanis
  • David Updegraff
  • Thomas Weller


  • Kathi A. Wisniewski (Executive Administrator)

Directors Emeritus/Emerita

  • Joseph Clavelli – Director Emeritus
  • Lindy Lauro – Director Emerita
  • Amen Hassen – Director Emeritus (deceased)
  • Arthur Zarone – Director Emeritus (deceased)
Board's Pledge
The Board pledges to have our archives available to our members and the community, and to continue to care for the properties that have been trusted to us.

Please be assured that we will continue to be of assistance to you as both a REPOSITORY for your treasures that have a bearing on the History of Lawrence County and as a RESOURCE of historical information concerning our area and the many individuals and families who have had an impact on New Castle and Lawrence County.

Want To Become A Member Of The Lawrence County Historical Society?

Membership includes

  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Free tours of the museum
  • Announcements of upcoming events
  • Facility rental at reduced rates
  • Membership card is mailed as acknowledgement
  • Membership contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law

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