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The Laurel Police Department has taken several people into custody and is continuing to investigate a May 22 armed robbery at a local business where multiple suspects were involved.

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ELLISVILLE - The Jones County Junior College family is mourning the loss of alumnus Gene Tullos of Raleigh. The 74-year-old died Tuesday evening. Tullos graduated from JCJC in 1962 and played basketball for Coach A. B. Howard in 1960 and 1961....

You wake up to the heavy smell of smoke in your home. Trying to keep from breathing it in, you make your way to your children’s bedrooms, gathering them and the family pet as you make your way to the front door to escape.

Have you ever wondered about your Family Coat of Arms or Family Crest?  Does your family have one?  While reading a newsletter from Ancestral Findings, I came across this great article on Family Coat of Arms and Family Crests, and thought I...

A suspect is shown in this surveillance video escorting a McAlister’s Deli employee with a gun to his head Sunday night. Laurel police are searching for three suspects in the armed robbery.


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