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  • Britney Lloyd is shown with her kids, Owen and Regan, prior to the inaugural Fourth of July 5K run and walk. A kiddie run took place prior to the 5K. More pictures in the July 11 Laurel Star. Photo by Mike McClure

Laurel officer honored for lifesaving, volunteer efforts

July 11th, 2019|Categories: LAUREL|

The Laurel Police Department recently held a special honors banquet for its officers at the Laurel Fire Hall. The event is held annually to recognize the law enforcement work carried out daily by the town’s police department on behalf of the community.

During the ceremonies, Pfc. Ashley Little was recognized with two distinct honors, the Bobby Carey Volunteer Officer of the Year Award and the 2018 Lifesaving Award.

In presenting the Volunteer Officer of the Year Award, Laurel Police Chief Danny Wright credited Little for her efforts in support of “youth, animals and the image of the Laurel Police Department.”

Wright said Little was asked by the Georgetown Police department to assist […]

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Sailor’s Bethel UMC Music Festival

Sailor’s Bethel UMC Music Festival will be held on Saturday, July 20 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the church located at 7752 Main Ave., Bethel.

Enjoy Delmarva Christian High School Praise Band, Tony Windsor, DTC Praise Band and a Youth Talent Showcase.

This event is being held to raise funds to help restore/renovate the Sunday school youth group room at the church. Admission is a free will donation. Everyone is welcome.

Women’s conference on July 20

Elisha Hostess Women’s Ministry will host a women’s conference, “A Masterpiece In The Making,” on Saturday, July 20 at Storm Shelter Ministries, 32109 Lou’s Discount Lane, Laurel.

The conference begins at 8 a.m. with a continental breakfast followed by seminars, a luncheon, a spirit filled game session, Pastor Mary Jennings and the group’s annual banquet.

Cost is a donation of $35. Men are welcome to attend the afternoon session which begins at 3:30.

For more information, call 302-875-7997.

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