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Relay For Life to honor Widener
“Don’t put it off,” is the advice of Laurel resident Candy Widener when it comes to scheduling yearly physicals and cancer screenings. During a yearly checkup, Widener’s doctor found a tumor that was later diagnosed as cancer. “It’s important to have your checkups,” she said. “Go ahead and get it...
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The miracle of living beyond a deadline
My grandmother, Edith Parker, has stage 4 neuroendocrine pancreatic cancer. Even though she has cancer, I do not think of her illness when I think of who she is. I still see her as the same amazing woman she has always been. She is an extremely friendly person who can make anyone smile, and she i...
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Mary Laura Boyett performs for The Three Arts Club
Members of The Three Arts Club of Laurel were treated to a recital by Mary Laura Boyett from Laurel, who is studying Opera and Vocal Performance at the University of Mobile in Alabama. Boyett’s rich dramatic soprano voice echoed through the home of Bill and Missy Sanderson Wednesday, April 9, as ...
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ECCC Taps ‘Snoopy’ Bender for JUCO Sports Hall of Fame
“Basketball was Evelyn’s game and no other player in the state of Mississippi played it better.” These are the words of former East Central Community College women’s head basketball coach Lucille Wood in describing the standout athlete when she was inducted into the ECCC Athletic Hall of Fame in ...
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Five Mississippians inducted into the Dixie Boys Baseball Hall of Fame
Three of the inductees are from Jones County.
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Pettis heading to MGCCC
Laurel High School basketball standout Raekwon Pettis recently signed a scholarship with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Pettis received the honor of playing in the Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Game and the Mississippi North/South All-Star Game. He was named to the All-District Team and...
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Finding adequate anti-virus program isn't really an easy challenge. Presently, a lot of IT businesses are able to deliver their programs, but yet the information of normal users regarding the issue is ultimately different - someone states they are well-performing and nice, other people believe th...
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Definition: What is Adware? Adwares are a type of malware (quick for malicious computer software) which can be harmful to one’s computer and its working system. Adwares have differing types of severity amounts; adware could be simply frustrating (making use of pop-ups and adverts) or terribly dan...
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Mary Ina Blackmon
Mary Ina Blackmon, 90, of Laurel went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 28 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 30 at Sale...
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Barbara Sue Adams
Barbara Sue Adams, 60, of Laurel died Wednesday, May 27, 2009, at her residence. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 30 at Shady Grove Cemetery in Jones County. Rev. Danny Pitts and...
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Gwen May Holley, 82
Gwen May Holley, 82, of Laurel, died Monday, Oct. 19, 2009, at Infinity Hospice in Marion. Milling Funeral Home of Union in charge of arrangements.
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Eddie Smith, 72
Eddie Smith, 72, of Meridian died Sunday, Oct. 25 at Rush Foundation Hospital. His funeral was held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Doug McCary and Leo...
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Forrest County Jail Docket
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