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  • Shown is the July 4th of July parade entry for the Laurel Lions Club with King Lion Jim Littleton in the back, driver Lion Dennis O'Neal, two Leos riding, and a few Leos walking and handing out candy. Photo by Lion Pat Disharoon

Laurel native Jennifer Steele writes book about how she dealt with a tragic loss

July 18th, 2019|Categories: LAUREL, MAIN HOME|

Seven years ago Laurel native Jennifer Cooper Steele’s life came to a sudden halt when her husband, Kevin, died from an aortic aneurysm at the age of 36. With two young children to take care of, Steele had no choice but to continue her life, one step at a time.

Steele released her book, “One Step at a Time” on Amazon about a month ago. She wrote the book in an effort to help herself heal while also helping others who find themselves in a similar situation.

“I always felt like it would help me heal in some way,” said Steele. “I wanted to share my story.”

Steele has a friend who […]

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Back to School Jamboree

The Ark Educational Resource Center in Laurel will hold a Back to School Jamboree on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Janosik Park in Laurel.

Tickets for free filled backpacks can be printed from or by visiting the Laurel State Service Center.

Bring your own lawn chair. Enjoy music, food, games and prizes.

Service vendors are welcome. RSVP by Friday, July 26. Bring your own set-up. Set up starts at 9 a.m.

Rain date is Saturday, Aug. 17.

For more information, contact Joyce Sessoms at 302-382-9904.

AYCE breakfast

The Legion Riders will sponsor an AYCE breakfast on Saturday, July 27 from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Laurel American Legion, Rt. 24, in the upstairs hall. Cost is $8 per person and $2 for kids under 12. The menu includes eggs, scrapple, bacon, sausage, home fries, pancakes, coffee and juice. The public is welcome.

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