Homebuyer Education Seminar Comes to Laurel

April 16, 2015 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

First Time Homebuyer Education is for anyone interested in buying a home, regardless of income or credit history. You’ll have the advantage of buying a home with confidence that comes with education and knowledge of your housing options. An added bonus is that lenders statewide will recognize the certificate you’ll receive after attending the Home…Read More


Touch-A-Truck 2015

April 7, 2015 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

Touch-a-Truck is this Saturday, April 11 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. in downtown Laurel. Children and their parents can touch, sit in, climb on, and learn about a variety of trucks from the people who protect, serve and keep communities across South Mississippi running during this one-day event. Enjoy activities prepared by many of…Read More


Pothole Repairs Underway in Laurel

March 20, 2015 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

Any driver in South Mississippi knows what a pothole is. But did they know that potholes are primarily created by the weather? Potholes are created when moisture from rain and/or snow seeps into the pavement, freezing, expanding, and then thawing. This weakens the pavement. Traffic loosens the pavement even more, and it eventually crumbles and…Read More


Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day

March 16, 2015 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

To facilitate safe disposal of hazardous household waste, Jones County will host a countywide collection event on April 11 from 8 am to noon at the Laurel Fairgrounds. The Jones County Household Hazardous Waste Program is a free program and a great opportunity for Laurel residents to dispose of their household hazardous waste in an…Read More