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Kevin Leonard

Kevin Leonard is an award-winning writer of local history. His columns in both the Laurel Leader and the Laurel History Boys website share...Read more

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Laurel history: A look back at the 1970s gas shortage blues

June 25, 2021

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A look back at E.E. Hatch, Laurel’s Depression-era mayor and no-nonsense retired Army general

May 28, 2021

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Kevin Leonard

March 29, 2021

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2 thoughts on “Voices of Laurel”

January 15, 2021

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During 1918 Spanish flu pandemic, truth-telling in Laurel was in short supply

April 30, 2020

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Fort George G. Meade in war time was when the stars came out

March 26, 2020

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During times of war, Fort George G. Meade was the morale booster

March 19, 2020

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One-shot deal: When a Maryland band landed on ‘Ed Sullivan’

February 20, 2020

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Forty years later, a Laurel resident’s disappearance remains unsolved

January 23, 2020

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Bits & odd pieces from Laurel history, Vol. 8

December 19, 2019

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From Laurel by convenience: The strange tale of a racist ballplayer

November 21, 2019

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60 years ago in Laurel: The case of the stripper shooter

October 24, 2019

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Laurel fire department got its first motorized piece of equipment in 1924, and more history bits and pieces

October 02, 2019

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The dream of electric trains has origins in Laurel

September 06, 2019

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Jim Clash: Laurel’s own George Plimpton continues legacy of participatory journalism

July 18, 2019

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'The rebels are coming!'– A Laurel Civil War Story

June 17, 2019

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Rediscovering Kathy Kusner: The country's first licensed female jockey

May 23, 2019

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From proper girls' sports to decoy police cars, bits and pieces of local history

April 22, 2019

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That's entertainment: Laurel in the spotlight

March 08, 2019

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