Laurel News Briefs
Thursday, April 15, 2004
 
Portsville UMC Breakfast
Portsville United Methodist Church, Laurel, breakfast, Saturday, April 17, 7-10 a.m. Price is $6 for adults, children 6-12 years, $3, and under 6 are free.

Alumni Cow Drop Upcoming
The Laurel Alumni Association Cow Drop will be April 18. Tickets are for sale at O’Neal Bros., MCM Jewelers, and the Insurance Market for $10 per square. This is a major fund raiser for scholarships.

Laurel Class of ‘94 Reunion
The Laurel Class of 1994 is planning its 10-year anniversary. Send updated information to lhsc1994@yaho.com or mail information to: 117 Brooklyn Ave., Laurel, DE 19956, Attention: Class of ‘94.

Laurel Scholarship Deadline
The Laurel Civic/C. Robert Ellis Memorial Scholarship Applications are available at the Laurel Senior High School, Sussex Technical High School, and the Laurel Library. The deadline is April 30. For more information contact Andy Hearn at 875-8016 or Bruce Boyce at 875-0313.
Class of 1956 Meeting
The Laurel Class of 1956 quarterly luncheon will be Friday, April 16, at 11:30 a.m., at Britts Restaurant in Laurel.

Historical Society Event
Laurel Historical Society Longaberger Basket Bingo, Tuesday, April 27, at the Laurel Fire Hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games at 7 p.m. Tickets $20 in advance. Call Edna Marvil 875-9427 or Linda Justice 875-4217.

Little Miss Laurel Pageant
Contestants in the Little Miss Laurel pageant, must sign up by Monday, April 19, to get a photo in the program book. Call Chuck of Carol Yelle of The Exchange Club for information at 875-7114.

Laurel Alumni Banquet
The 14th Annual Banquet of the Laurel Alumni Association, Saturday, May 15, at the Laurel Fire Hall, Social hour from 5-6:15 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. Classes to be honored: 1934, 1944, 1954, 1964, 1974, 1979, and 1984. Reservations should be received by April 17, along with a check for $17 per person. First come, first served. For more information call Carolyn Calio, 875-3770.

Basket Bingo in Laurel
Laurel Historical Society Longaberger Basket Bingo, Tuesday, April 27, at the Laurel Fire Hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games at 7 p.m. Tickets $20 in advance. Call Edna Marvil 875-9427 or Linda Justice 875-4217.