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ECCC Taps ‘Snoopy’ Bender for JUCO Sports Hall of Fame
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Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
“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 W...
 
LLT’s “9-5 – The Musical!” opens Thursday
Laurel Little Theatre wraps up its 53rd season with the smash Dolly Parton Broadway hit “9 TO 5 - THE MUSICAL!” directed by Frankie Bennett and Wess Hughes. The show opens next week at LLT’s Arabia...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hatten Graduates State Fire Academy
Firefighter Joshua M. Hatten of the Laurel Fire Department graduated April 3, 2014 from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001 Firefighter course held at the Mississippi State Fire Ac...
Apr 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jaws-of-Life used in rollover accident in Jones County
A Jones County woman was seriously injured Easter Sunday evening when she lost control of her vehicle on Highway 84 East near Pool Creek Road. At approximately 7:45 p.m. Emergency Medical First Res...
Apr 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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PIB Airport still looking for replacement carrier
“We hope to receive a bid and connect with larger airports,” said Heanue. If a bid is not received, however, commercial aviation services to and from PIB will cease."
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 w...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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VFDs test pumpers to maintain low insurance ratings
Twenty Pumpers, the workhorses of the fire apparatus fleet, from the Jones County Volunteer Fire Service are undergoing required tests to insure that the fire apparatus meets explicit criteria appl...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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