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City of Laurel officials on Tuesday decided to partially grant one of the city’s major industry’s request for a tax exemption.

Mike Axton, center, is helped out of a bucket truck by Craig Sumrall, left, and Robby Scruggs, right, after illuminating lights on Central Avenue. Axton is recovering from a medical scare that lasted several months.

A Wayne County man was arrested by Laurel police following a car chase this week.

 “Stingray” rings his cowbell during last Friday night’s third annual “Calling All Dawgs” event at the Laurel Country Club.

Twenty years after the first Pokémon game came to the Nintendo Game Boy system, an all-new way to play has surfaced in the form of Pokémon Go.

Joining 27 contestants from across Mississippi, Lydia Myers of Laurel, and Katelynn McGowen of Ellisville, will showcase their talents in pursuit of the 67th Miss Hospitality title.


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