Laurel Events
Thursday, June 8th, 2000
 
Pageant set for July 4th
In conjunction with Laurel's Fourth of July celebration, County Bank is sponsoring a Little Miss Independence pageant for girls ages 2 to 4. Pat Murphy as "Uncle Sam" will be master of ceremonies. Geraldine Taylor will be "Betsy Ross" and she will take care of escorting the children. Spaces are available for 15 candidates. Applications are available at County Bank in Laurel.
The winner will receive a crown and trophy from MCM jewelers, a stuffed animal from Empress Doll Boutique and a $100 savings bond from County Bank. First runner-up will receive a trophy, a stuffed animal and a $50 savings bond. The four judges will be associates from County Bank. Dukes Lumber Company will provide a truck for Uncle Sam, Betsy Ross and all candidates to ride in the parade.
Class of 1960 to reunite
The Laurel High School Class of 1960 will hold its 40th reunion Saturday, June 24, at the Laurel American Legion Home. Social hour begins at 5:30 p.m., class picture at 6:30 p.m., and dinner at 7 p.m. The cost of the buffet dinner is $17 per person, and class pictures (8 by 10) are $10 each. A tour of the old high school will begin at 1 p.m. the day of the reunion. For details, call 875-3770.