Laurel Events
Thursday, April 17, 2003
LHS Class of 1968
The Laurel High School class of 1968 is planning a class reunion to be held on Saturday, May 24, at RJ Riverside in Laurel. Letters have been sent to all class mates with details. The planning committee is still requesting RSVP’s, and has extended the deadline for May 1, 2003. If any classmate did not receive a letter, please contact Carol Downes Riggin at 628-0290 or Martha Windsor Whaley at 875-5772. (The following classmates have not been located: Sharon Arvey, Arthur Barker, Lois Blango, Robert Faalcon, Nolan Hearn, Bonnie Hill, Debbie Hill, Kenneth Johnson, Robert Nichols, Darlene Poke Moore, and John Snead.)

Laurel Chamber meeting
The Laurel Chamber of Commerce will hold its next general membership meeting on Thursday, May 1, at 7:30 a.m. at the chamber office. Speaker will be Under-Secretary of Department of Natural Resources, David Small. The chamber encourages you to attend to support the chamber and our speakers.

Laurel poetry contest
To celebrate April as Poetry Month, the Laurel Public Library will host its Second Annual Teen Poetry Contest. Students in grades 7-12 are invited to enter their own original poems or lyrics in our poetry contest. Prizes will be awarded in the 7-9 grade division and the 10-12 grade division. Submissions will be accepted through April 30. For more information and for the rules governing the contest, stop by or call the library, 875-3184.
Chicken Barbeque tickets
The Laurel High School Class of 2004 is selling tickets for an April 19 chicken barbecue at $5 a meal. See any member of the junior class for tickets or call the school, extension 240. To pick up meals (or to buy additional meals) come visit the stand on the corner of Rt. 13 and Rt. 9 (across from Bargain Bill’s), on April 19, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Also the Class of 2004 is selling “Bulldog Country” license plates featuring a picture of a bulldog with an American flag background. These license plates are on sale for $5 each.

Miss & Little Miss Laurel
Miss and Little Miss Laurel pageant will be held at Laurel Senior High School, on April 26, 7 p.m. For information call Carol, 875-7114. Sponsored by the Laurel Exchange Club.