Transcript of interview with Lawrence Weekly by Claytee D. White, April 22, 2013


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Transcript of interview with Lawrence Weekly by Claytee D. White, April 22, 2013
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White, Claytee D.
Transcript of interview with Lawrence Weekly by Claytee D. White on April 23, 2013. Weekly is a native Las Vegan, and grew up on the Westside. He has held positions on the City Council and the Clark County Commission, representing District D.
Lawrence Weekly is a native Las Vegan and recalls growing up on the Westside during the 1970s and 1980s, attending Matt Kelly Elementary School and graduating from Western High School (1982). He navigated the odds, graduated from Grambling State University in Louisiana (1987) and returned to his hometown to pursue a career in communications and public service. His leadership qualities and concern for the local community earned him a position as a City Councilman starting in 1999. This career continued until March 6, 2007, when he was appointed Clark County Commissioner representing District D. Lawrence is a tireless leader on a number of boards, an active Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity member where he holds a national office, and the host of a weekly radio show on KCEP/Power88 called Straight Talk.
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