Give Your Feedback | Laurel Dog Park

November 3, 2016 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

The City of Laurel is seeking public input to determine the level of interest in a dog park of its own. The input will be used to help identify and assess how to help dog lovers enjoy their fun-loving barking pets outdoors and to determine design options and recommendations. “This survey, which takes only a…Read More


Trick or Treat Hours | 2016

October 20, 2016 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

​Keep Laurel’s youngest ghouls and goblins safe this Halloween. Trick or Treating hours in Laurel are 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, October 31. Keep these tips in mind as your kids haunt the neighborhood: Accompany children (or send an older sibling) and make sure they don’t enter anyone’s home without your permission. Use makeup instead…Read More


City Partners with Schneider Energy

October 11, 2016 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

The City of Laurel is launching a partnership with Schneider Electric to begin the design and development of an Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC) that will allow the City much needed infrastructure improvements designed to save money and improve community spaces. The project is an opportunity to reduce utility costs anywhere between an estimated 22%-28%…Read More


Mississippi Blues Trail – Laurel

September 29, 2016 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

The Laurel area, a hub of musical activity in southeast Mississippi, has been home to a number of noted blues performers including harmonica player Sam Myers, singer Albennie Jones, and guitarist Blind Roosevelt Graves. R&B, blues, and rock ‘n’ roll producer Johnny Vincent, who founded Ace Records in Jackson in 1955, got his start selling…Read More