Monday May 13
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Rev. Von J. Hinton : Obituary
He was born September 20, 1928 in Laurel, Mississippi. He was the son of the late Evans H. Hinton and Anabelle Freeman Hinton.
Sun May 12, 2013
Portion of Laurel lifted from boil water notice
Mississippi state health officials lifted a portion of the City of Laurel from the precautionary boil water notice in Jones County on Sunday.
Fri May 10, 2013
News Minute: Here is the latest news from The Associated Press
Louisiana officials have informally asked about video from security cameras at the old U.S. Highway 80 bridge where a barge struck the Mississippi River span on March 23, 2011.
After serving 6 terms in city and county government, Laurel Mayor Melvin Mack will soon be out of the public eye.
Thu May 09, 2013
Health Alert: Presence of E. coli in Laurel water supply
The Mississippi State Department of Health is issuing a Boil-Water Alert for customers who receive their drinking water from the City of Laurel water supply located in Jones County.
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When the water oak in his front yard died, Dasher Short knew it would have to come down.
Wed May 08, 2013
Westminster Christian Academy welcomes new head of school
Rick Bartley will officially begin the job on July 1, according to a news release from the school.
Tue May 07, 2013
Log Cabin Democrat
CBC announces largest graduating class
Central Baptist College is set to honor its 2013 graduates at a commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 11 at 3 p.m. with an outdoor ceremony to be conducted adjacent to the David T. Watkins Academic Building.
Sat May 04, 2013
Sparks-Schulte: Southern story captures readers with realistic characters
I enjoyed reading Jonathan Odell's " The Healing" so much, I immediately wanted to read his first book, "The View from Delphi." This is a wonderful story of two Mississippi women in the 1950s.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Mississippi Business Journal
DO YA DOONYA Doonya is a Bollywood-dance inspired fitness & media company. Laurel native and co-owner Kejal Desai talks about the physical benefits of the workout and how it is sweeping the nation.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
The former Mrs. Vermont will sign copies of her book, "My Green Acres", April 25th from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Baptist Bible and Book House .
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Exit 95A in Laurel under construction
Parts of 16th Ave. in Laurel is under construction and Mississippi Department Of Transportation officials saY the project will last well into the summer.