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Kresge reunion luncheon set for March 23

A reunion luncheon is planned for anyone who worked at the S.S. Kresge store in Ironton.

Attendees are asked to bring pictures to the event, at Frisch’s Big Boy in Ironton at noon on March 23. Those with questions can contact Sue Lunsford at 740-532-5689. For more information visit https://lawrencecountyohio.wordpress.com/history/businesses/s-s-kresge-company/

The Kresge store, which located on South Third Street, was built in 1924 and is one of the older buildings in Ironton. The S.S. Kresge Company was the forerunner of the Kmart discount chain, to which it was renamed in 1977.