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  • The Kim and Evans Family Foundation donated 100 pairs of tennis shoes and socks to the Laurel Elementary School. The school will hold a contest in which kids will tell why they deserve a pair of shoes, how they are putting their best foot forward to help the community and their friends. The shoes will he given out by Christmas. Shown (l to r) are: Dr. Joseph Kim, Nicole Evans (his wife), Donna Ward, Heather O’Neal, and Laurel Elementary School principal Brandon Snyder. Photo by Mike McClure

Sussex Military Academy to partner with Laurel School District

November 29th, 2019|Categories: LAUREL|

During the November Laurel School Board meeting, the board was introduced to the members of the Sussex Military Academy (SMA) school board. The board was given a presentation by SMA board members Greg Johnson and Dr. Kevin Carson. The academy hopes to partner with the district to start a military academy in the near future. Johnson introduced the new members of SMA.

“Each of these ladies and gentlemen bring many special talents of our board,” Johnson told the board. “There is an immense amount of talent and experience we have gathered together for this endeavor. This is the first time an academy will share a campus with another school and […]

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Earl Robert Parlier Sr., 74

Earl Robert Parlier Sr. of Laurel, passed away at the home of his daughter, surrounded by many family members, on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Earl was born on Oct. 21, 1945 in Annapolis, Md., the [...]

Howard ‘Rick’ Elliott, 76

Howard “Rick” Elliott of Laurel, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, at home. Rick was a dedicated truck driver for Crown Cork & Seal and Gary Simpson Contracting. He was the son of the [...]

Richard “Dick” Burton Riggins, Sr., 77

Dick Riggins of Laurel passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at his home surrounded by his loving family.  He was reunited with his loving wife of 54 years, Becky, who passed away 2016. Dick had [...]

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Poinsettia & Wreath Sale

The Laurel High FFA Chapter is selling 6.5” poinsettias and 12” wreaths. Poinsettias are available in red, white, pink and marble and cost $8. Wreaths are an assortment of live greenery and are $15 without a bow, and $20 with.

Pre-sale orders will be taken through Monday, Dec. 9, with pick up beginning Wednesday, Dec. 11. After Dec. 9, poinsettias are on a first come, first served basis.

Poinsettias have been grown by students at Laurel High. Please consider supporting Laurel Ag students and your local FFA chapter. For questions or to place an order, contact Matt Wood at Matthew.Wood@laurel.k12.de.us or 302-875-6120, ext. 5220.

Delmar’s Annual Community Wide Carol Sing will be held at St. Stephen’s UMC on Sunday, Dec. 8, at 4 p.m.  Immediately after, everyone is invited for soup, sandwiches & dessert at no charge, compliments of several local churches. Please bring a donation of canned goods for Delmar’s needy.

Community Carol Sing

Delmar’s Annual Community Wide Carol Sing will be held at St. Stephen’s UMC on Sunday, Dec. 8 at 4 p.m.  Immediately after, everyone is invited for soup, sandwiches & dessert at no charge, compliments of several local churches. Please bring a donation of canned goods for Delmar’s needy.

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