Laurel News Briefs
Thursday, August 5, 2004
Antique Fair Aug. 14
An Antique Fair will be Saturday, Aug. 14, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., sponsored by Delaware Avenue Antique Emporium, Laurel. Vendor spaces available for antiques, collectibles, and restoration specialists. Lunch will be available on site. Call Rhonda Tingle at 875-6833.

Legion Post 19 plans youth fishing tourney
Paula Walls, post commander of American Legion Post 19, Laurel, has announced that the annual Youth Fishing Tournament will be held on Aug. 28, from 9 a.m. till noon on Broad Creek. This is the 11th year for the event. Sign ups begin the week of Aug. 9 at A&K Enterprises and Tackle on north Central Avenue. The Tournament is open to all youth, ages four through 15. All participants receive a free gift and winners receive awards including $50 savings bonds from the John T. Benson family. Chairman of the annual event is Jim Cummings for the 10th year. For information call 875-5513.

Shooting lessons to be part of fest
Wildlife Habitat Inc. will have a National Rifle Association Youth Sports Fest in honor of Freddie B. Thomas on Sunday, Aug. 15, starting at 11 a.m. at Melvin Rust’s Pond (off Delaware 26) near Laurel. The cost is $10 per family. The Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife hunter education training program and 4-H shooting services will provide training in shotgun, archery and air rifle. There will be trap shooting (guns, shells and targets provided), archery (bows, arrows and targets provided) and fishing (bait provided). Lunch will be provided and there will be a small auction. For reservations, call Bill Crewe, 629-8668; Neil Anger, 337-8396; or Laura Say, 537-2518.
Annual Ride for… KIDSAKE
Laurel Police Department in conjunction with Harley Davidson of Seaford is in the process of organizing the 2nd Annual Ride For… KIDSAKE. The Ride is a benefit motorcycle ride to raise money for The Children’s Advocacy Center of Delaware, a non-profit organization dealing with children who have been the victims of sexual and physical abuse. Saturday, Aug. 28. All motorcycles welcome. Registration at Harley Davidson of Seaford, 8 a.m.-10 a.m. Registration is $10 per person. Ride will start at Harley Shop, go 70-80 miles, then return to the Harley Shop for food and entertainment.

Class of 1974 Reunion
Laurel High School Class of 1974 plans 30-year reunion for Friday, Nov. 26. Call Paul McGee at 302-841-9126 or Vonda Spearin Calhoun at 302-346-7665, ext. 22.

LHS Class of 1979
The Laurel High School Class of 1979 is planning its 25-year class-reunion. Packets have been mailed out containing details about the event. If you, or someone you know, has not yet received the information, contact Kim Glerum O’Neal at 875-2293, or Kim Blackmore Littleton at 875-5513.