ESCORT- The American flag reflects in the windshield of the hearse carrying Cpl. Keith Heacook as it makes its way toward the Delmar Police Department last Sunday during the dignified police escort from Baltimore. Photo by Russell Taylor
FUNDRAISER- Project Sparkle On, Inc. members Layla Gainer, Alexis Hagaman, Anna Donoway, and Melanie Dasher participated in the fundraiser in Delmar to benefit the family of Cpl. Keith Heacook. The girls are shown volunteering at The Funny Farm Petting Zoo during the benefit softball tournament.
COLLEGE BOUND- Laurel High School senior Tyler Keeler has been accepted to Swarthmore College, a private, four-year liberal arts institution located in Swarthmore, Pa. He was chosen as a recipient of the McCabe Achievement Award, which entails a full tuition scholarship for all four years of attendance. Tyler is the son of Marc and Tracey Keeler of Laurel.
The United States flag from atop the aerial fire department ladder at Carey’s along US 13 in Laurel. Photo by Bryant Richardson
Policemen from throughout Delaware and Maryland escort the body of Delmar Cpl. Keith Heacook to Delmar. Photo by Mike McClure
Laurel Town Council has taken action to address concerns about traffic safety that was brought up by one of its members back in January. During the Monday, April 19 meeting of Laurel Mayor and Council, the council voted unanimously to reduce the speed along Cooper Street from 25 mph to 15 mph and [...]
Beginning on Wednesday, May 5, join the Laurel Historical Society at Rosemont, 121 Delaware Avenue, in Laurel from 8 a.m. to noon for “Work Wednesdays”. This is an exciting time in the regeneration of Laurel; there is much to do as we get all the LHS properties ready to welcome [...]
Moose Lodge 1728, Pack 182 and Troop 182, would like to invite the public to join them Saturday, May 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Moose Lodge, 22759 Bridgeville Highway in Seaford, for a community day. While the smell may entice you to enjoy a piece of the [...]
Corporal Keith Andrew Heacook, badge number 913-10, answered his final call of duty on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. Born on Dec. 7, 1966 in Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, he was the youngest of seven children. [...]
Joseph Paul Smith of Laurel passed away on April 28, 2021 at TidalHealth Peninsula Regional in Salisbury. Born in Federalsburg, he was the son of the late Joseph W. Smith and Helen Swift Smith. Paul [...]
Charlotte Ellen Todd of Laurel passed away peacefully at home on April 20, 2021.Born in Sharptown, she was the daughter of the late George Vincent and Laura Louise Jones Vincent. Charlotte was a loving wife, [...]