Saving Lives Made Easy

February 13, 2018 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

The City of Laurel will host a city-wide blood drive on Thursday, February 15 at City Hall from 9AM – 4PM. We are asking that everyone who is able to come out and donate. With the flu hitting our area hard, the blood supply is dangerously low. Due to the sickness the need of all…Read More


Jones County Federation of Democratic Women

February 6, 2018 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

The Federation of Democratic Women came to the Mayor’s office for a proclamation presentation that recognized the work in voter registration in Jones County this morning. Current president Ann Martin has lead in the planning and implementation of initiatives that promote the principles and ideals of the Democratic Party on a local level in Laurel.…Read More


LHA receives $488,000 grant to repair homes in Laurel

January 23, 2018 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

A $488,000 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and member institution, The First, A National Banking Association (The First), will rehabilitate 72 homes in Laurel, Mississippi. A check presentation ceremony was held at the office of Laurel Mayor Johnny Magee to award the funds. “Laurel is…Read More


Holiday Office Closure on Monday, January 15

January 13, 2018 | by: Anicia Hill, Public Relations Director

City offices closed on Monday, January 15, 2018, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr Holiday. The Monday garbage route will run on Tuesday and the Tuesday route will run on Wednesday. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 16 for normal business. Trash collection will resume a regular schedule on Monday, January 22, 2018