Hawkins Bar Norco

Hawkins Bar Norco

Hawkins’ Bar in Norco, LA – The Hawkins name is well known in Norco. Achille Hawkins was a justice of the peace in the 1870s and 1880s and a land owner in Norco in 1895, a time when it was difficult for black people to purchase property. In 1931, the Hawkins family sold property to the school system to build a school for black children.