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2015 Houston County Bar Scholarship Application

Applications are now available for interested high school seniors who reside in Houston County to apply for the bar association’s 2015 scholarships. Application materials are due by April 1st, and the award ceremony will be held on April 28th. Applications are available on the bar association website, or one can download an application here.
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New 2015 Bar Association Officers

Congratulations to the new 2015 bar association officers! President – Russell Walker, Walker & Walker, LLP President-elect – Monica Wilburn, Law Office of Monica Wilburn, LLC Secretary-Treasurer – Philip Potter, Westmoreland, Patterson, Moseley & Hinson, LLP Special thanks to the outgoing president Kellye Moore, Walker, Hulbert, Gray & Moore, LLP, for her work in 2014.
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Houston County Bar Collects Toys

Houston County Bar Association Members and guests brought toys to the Bar’s annual Holiday Luncheon on Tuesday, December 16, 2014. The toys were donated to Perry Volunteer Outreach (PVO), a non-profit charity established in 2000 to assist those in the Perry and south Houston County, Georgia area with emergency financial assistance for housing, utilities, and…
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Tommy Stalnaker to receive 2014 Liberty Bell Award

The Executive Board of the Houston County Bar Association is pleased to announce that Tommy Stalnaker, Chairman of the Houston County Board of Commissioners has been selected as the recipient of the 2014 Liberty Bell Award. The Liberty Bell Award is the most prestigious award given by lawyers to a non-lawyer. The purpose of the…
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Houston County Bar Association Wins Best Website Award

The Houston County Bar Association was the chosen recipient of the Best Website Award for local bar associations with 51-100 members. The Best Website Award is given annually to bar associations with a website that exemplifies excellence in usefulness, ease of use, content and design in meeting the needs of the website’s targeted audience. The…
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Houston County Bar Association is Awarded Best Website from State Bar of Georgia

The State Bar of Georgia recently awarded the Houston County Bar Association with the 2014 Website Award, which was designed and developed by Macon-based M&R Marketing Group. The award recognizes websites that exemplify excellence in usefulness, ease of use, content, and design. The objective was to create a user-friendly, mobile-friendly website that properly displays bar…
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2014 Law Day Scholarships Awarded

The Houston County Bar Association hosted its annual Law Day celebration on April 29, 2014 with a presentation of scholarship awards to graduating high school seniors from Houston County who will be entering college in the fall. The ceremony took place at the Houston County Superior Court. Houston County judges, members of the Bar Association,…
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Larry Walker to receive ABA solo and small-firm Lifetime Achievement Award

Larry Walker Jr., a native of Perry, Ga., and a former Georgia general assemblyman, will receive the American Bar Association Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division’s 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award. The award recognizes solo and small-firm attorneys who are widely accepted by their peers as having significant lifetime distinction, exceptional achievement and distinction in…
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Houston County Bar Association Celebrates Law Day 2014

The Houston County Bar Association will host its annual Law Day celebration on April 29, 2014 with a presentation of scholarship awards to graduating high school seniors from Houston County that will be entering college in the fall. The ceremony will take place at 8:30 a.m. at the Houston County Superior Court. Houston County judges…
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