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A man previously wanted by the Laurel Police Department has been arrested on similar charges by another Pine Belt agency and is facing a $1.5 million bond.

Pictured are from left: Ke’eric Winfrey and his mother, Shenell Husband (mother of a child with autism), and Ja’len Husband (Shenell’s other son).

Some of the people enjoying the recent George S. Gardiner reunion include Herman Seefeld, Joe Watson, Eva Ann Allen and Fredna Craven.

Kayla Ray, a third grade teacher at Mason Elementary School, has dedicated her life to teaching and encouraging children.

HEIDELBERG – When the members of the 2016 graduating class of Heidelberg Academy march across the stage and receive their diplomas, they will become the last graduates of this oilfield town’s private school.

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Laurel’s Miranda Beard speaks to the thousands who attended the National School Board Association meeting in Boston where she officially became president.


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