Laurel to Host Local NFL PP&K Competition

August 25, 2015 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

Young football fans will have the opportunity to exhibit their skills when the Laurel Recreation Department hosts an NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition on Saturday, Sept. 19 at Laurel High School Blair Field. The NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition allows youngsters to showcase their talents in punting, passing and kicking with scores based…Read More


Mayor Participates in Mississippi Mayors’ Forum

August 13, 2015 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

The Mississippi Mayors’ Forum (MMF) is an exciting new assistance opportunity developed in collaboration between the John. C. Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development at Mississippi State University and the Mississippi Municipal League. The program provides a select group of Mississippi Mayors with access to a panel of resource professionals who will assist in…Read More


Mayor Magee Initiates Health Council

August 6, 2015 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

Mayor Johnny Magee is calling on all residents, parents, business owners, health professionals, organizations, etc. to join him on Tuesday, August 11, 2015, at the Laurel Train Depot at 5:30 to discuss creative ways to make Laurel a healthier place to live and work. It is the goal of Mayor Magee to lead Laurel to…Read More


Local Tennis Pro Earns PTR Certification

July 21, 2015 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

Jesse Husband of Laurel, MS has completed the education requirements and passed all parts of the exam to earn Professional Tennis Registry’s Level 1 Certification to teach tennis for 10 & under. Husband completed a comprehensive on court and written examination administered by PTR to earn the rating of Associate Instructor. He is currently working…Read More