New Budget, New Chairman for CPW

   A budget for 2013 was approved by the Laurens Commission of Public works at their December meeting yesterday. The thirty-five million, two hundred fifty-nine thousand dollars spending plan is a four million six hundred seventy-four thousand dollar increase from 2012.

  A new Chairman of the Laurens Commission of Public Works was elected at their regular meeting for December yesterday. C. Parker Moore was elected by his fellow commissioners as the new chairman.Moorewas re-elected in the recent November elections.