Press Releases

SCRMC Seeks Donations for Hand-Sewn Face Masks

March 25, 2020 | by: jcoleman

At this time, South Central Regional Medical Center (SCRMC) has an adequate supply of masks on hand to protect its employees and patients from COVID-19. However, the global supply of masks continues to be uncertain and we are actively taking steps to secure more supplies. Linda Gavin, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at…Read More


March 23, 2020 | by: jcoleman

    3/23/2020: As we continue to monitor the spread of COVID-19, we are blessed that, as of today, we have not seen an increased spread of the disease in Jones County. That fact could change overnight, therefore it is imperative for citizens to heed the recommended precautions of the Mississippi State Department of Health…Read More


March 19, 2020 | by: jcoleman

Please consider giving blood on Tuesday, March 24th at The Cameron Center located at 710 N. 10th Avenue in Laurel. Blood donations will be accepted from 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM. CLICK HERE to sign up!   The fear of coronavirus is severely impacting the U.S. blood supply as Vitalant and other blood centers across…Read More


March 18, 2020 | by: jcoleman

          As the situation regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, the City of Laurel’s number one priority is the well-being and safety of its citizens. We are actively monitoring the spread of COVID-19 under the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the Mississippi Department of Health and our…Read More

South Central Regional Medical Center’s Annual Art of Healing Rescheduled to July 11, 2020  

March 12, 2020 | by: jcoleman

  According to the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH), there have been no incidents of the coronavirus reported in Mississippi. However to be proactive, and with input from the MSDH and the leadership of South Central Regional Medical Center’s medical staff, the event planners for Art of Healing have decided to reschedule the date…Read More

State of The City

March 4, 2020 | by: jcoleman

Good evening, In accordance with MS Code 21-8-17, The Mayor shall annually report to the council and the public on the work of the previous year and on the condition and requirements of the municipal government. I offer to you the State of the City of Laurel, MS for the year 2019. Laurel was incorporated…Read More

Contractor Participation Seminar

January 31, 2020 | by: jcoleman

Special Election Ward 6 City Council Seat

January 27, 2020 | by: jcoleman

Please be advised To all residents of Ward 6, Absentee Ballots are available. You can pick one up at Laurel City Hall Clerks Office 2nd Floor. If you are not able to pick a ballot up in person, please call (601) 428-6404 and you can receive a ballot via United States Postal Service. The Laurel…Read More

Laurel Police Department Ceremony

January 23, 2020 | by: jcoleman

There was standing room only in The Laurel Council Chamber of friends and family as Mayor Johnny Magee and The Laurel Police Department came to celebrate the promotions of three Laurel Police Officers and the swearing in of one new officer. Sergeant Doug Dickerson was promoted to Lieutenant. Lieutenant Dickerson has 15 years of service…Read More

Special Election Ward 6 City Council Seat

January 17, 2020 | by: jcoleman

  Please be advised   Candidates seeking to fill the vacant position of Ward Laurel City Council must have signatures turned into the Laurel City Clerks Office by 5:00pm on January 22, 2020.   The Laurel City Clerks Office will be open on February 1st and 8th from 8:00am-12:pm to accommodate those that are not…Read More