Laurel News Briefs
Thursday, October 14, 2004
Senior Center Dinner
Laurel Senior Center chicken & dumpling dinner on Oct. 23 between 4-7 p.m. Cost is $7 and carry outs are available. Entertainment by Tony Windsor.

Foggie Church Dinners
C.H. Foggie AME Zion Church is selling dinners on Friday, Oct. 29, starting at noon. Dinners include fried oyster, fried chicken, fried fish and chicken and dumplings (ranging in price from $7 to $9). Desserts available. Phone 875-1290 for more information.

Laurel’s Cemetery House
12th annual Cemetery House, Home of the Grave Digger, Laurel, park at the Laurel fire house, Oct. 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30. $7 ($6 with donation of non-perishable food item). Children under 6 free. Tickets are sold 7 to 11 p.m. Sponsored by Charity Lodge 27, Laurel.

Western Sussex Democrats
Western Sussex Democrat Club meets Thursday, Oct. 21, St. Phillips Parish House, Central Avenue, Laurel. Covered dish dinner at 6:30 p.m. meeting at 7:30 p.m. Lt. Gov. John Carney has been invited to speak. The public is invited.

Laurel Class of 1994
The Laurel Class of 1994 plans to have its 10-year reunion on Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Chateau De’Ville Banquet Center (known as Webster’s) in Salisbury. Postcards containing details have been mailed. If you have received information, send payment to 117 Brooklyn Ave., Laurel, DE 19956. If you have any contact information for the following persons, call Trina Bailey Giles at 875-2298: Danny Bullock, Sandy Bullock, Susan Cannon, Amy Dickerson, Lori Espenlaub, Angi Farrelly, Eric Givens, Cory Gadberry, Travis Heinicke, Dorothy Johnson, Michael Morton, Angie Muller, Steven Paulk, Clark Phippin, Kim Strand, Jeanine Thompson, Kim Hastings, Jamie Lee, Mike Koch, Wayne Passwaters, April Tucker, Kim Smith, Andre Watkins, Shannon West, Anthony White, Joyce Douglass.
Laurel High Class of 1974
Laurel High Class of 1974 30th year reunion, Nov. 26, Laurel Legion Home, 6 to 11 p.m. Cocktails, dinner and dance. Classes of 1973 and 1975 are invited to join in after 8 p.m. For more information, contact Vonda Spearin, 228-9841, or Paul McGee, 841-9126.

Fall Harvest at Pepperbox
Fall Harvest at Pepperbox, Saturday, Oct. 30, Ed Evans Farm near Laurel, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free horsedrawn shuttle rides. Also, food vendors, draft horses, craftspeople, antique machinery, music. Vendors are welcome. Phone 875-4971.

Journey for Sight
Laurel Lions Club’s 17th annual “Pet Culver Memorial Journey for Sight” Sunday, Nov. 7, Trap Pond State Park. Registration is 12:15 p.m.; walk begins at 1 p.m. The walk is five miles. Funds generated are used for eye exams, eyeglasses, hearing aids and diabetic needs. Trophies and medals will be awarded for outstanding individual and team efforts. A picnic will follow. All clubs or organizations with team of five or more will receive a 50 percent rebate on money turned in on Nov. 2. Call John Bennett at 875-4675 (home) or 443-359-0195 (work).

Laurel Library Kids Day
Laurel Public Library’s Terrific Tuesday program is on Oct. 19, at 4 p.m. to make a Memory game. For more information, call the library at 875 -3184.