Trick-Or-Treating Hours

September 19, 2014 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

The City of Laurel has set the official hours for Halloween trick-or-treating in the city this year for 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, October 31. “Because Halloween falls on a Friday, we want to give children time on the streets to have fun while trick-or-treating, but we are also mindful of high school…Read More


Constitution Week in Laurel

September 15, 2014 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

Mayor Johnny Magee proclaimed September 17-23 as Constitution Week in the city of Laurel, Mississippi on Monday. When presenting the Proclamation to Mary Ann Hess, Registrar of the Nahoula Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), it was noted this marks the 227th anniversary of the drafting of the Constitution. The week-long commemoration…Read More


September Yard of the Month – Ward 1

September 8, 2014 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

  Great pride and sense of community! Henry and Shirley Drummond have lived in their home at 1804 General Pershing Street in Laurel for the past 27 years. They had the home built in 1987 and haven’t ever wanted to leave it. The Drummonds embody the spirit of the Ward 1 Yard of the Month…Read More


Laurel to host 2016 Dixie Youth World Series

September 5, 2014 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

The City of Laurel will make history again when it hosts the 2016 Dixie Youth World Series. Laurel Parks & Recreation Director Elvin Ulmer announced the city will host five world series: AA (Machine-Pitch and Coach-Pitch), AAA, Ozone and Majors events during a two-week period in July and August 2016. Laurel was the first city…Read More