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It was more than 34 years ago when Sherry and Craig Blackledge experienced the blessing of becoming parents.

The Blackledges of Laurel had been married five years when they decided in 1982 to become adoptive parents.

Ward Four residents want the city to address several issues in their neighborhoods including speeding vehicles, noise violations and litter.

Blessings come in all forms.

Felicia Jackson, director of administration for the Laurel Housing Authority, said during the early days of November the Laurel Housing Authority received an inquiry about helping someone in need.

Lauren Rogers Museum of Art will host Paint the Town:  The MMXVI Gala on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 6 p.m. until midnight. Gala Chairmen Mr. and Mrs.

ELLISVILLE – Mississippi’s community colleges were recently given a new tool to help those who want to improve their success in the job market with a three-year grant called MI-BEST or Mississippi Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training...

Photo/James Pugh

What a difference halftime can make.

Picayune dominated Laurel in the first half.

Completely dominated. 

Photo/James Pugh


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