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Photo by Robert K. Yosay | published: March 4, 2011

The observation that history repeats itself is illustrated by how events and circumstances have come full circle in the century since the Mahoning County Courthouse was built and opened..ÒWe owe a debt of gratitude and appreciation to the leaders, both in the public and private sectors, who, a century ago, demonstrated vision and resolve to complete this courthouse amid economic uncertainty,Ó said William Lawson, executive director of the Mahoning Valley Historical Society..Lawson was speaking at a Friday ceremony, during which hundreds of people gathered on all floors of the courthouse rotunda to mark the centennial of the March 6, 1911, opening of the building..



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