Laurel Mayor Johnny Magee has officially announced his intent to run for re-election.
Oreo is between three and four months old and is very playful and affectionate. She has been spayed and vaccinated. Oreo and her siblings and several other cats are available at the Animal Rescue League, located at 2511 Moose Drive in Laurel.
Ryder is a boxer mix. He is very playful and likes to be the center of attention. He is selective with dogs so he would do best as an only dog or with a submissive female.
Director Sam Buchanan will hold auditions at the Arabian Theatre at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, and Tuesday, Jan. 17, for the third production of Laurel Little Theatre’s “Fifty-Sixth-Fabulous-Season.”
A local man has been charged in connection with a felony domestic violence assault incident.
The Laurel Police Department has arrested 29-year-old Antonio Drummond and booked him in connection with the felony.
The South Jones Bravettes Dance Team brought home a state championship from the Mississippi High School Activities Association State Dance Competition held in Jackson in December.
Representatives of President-Elect Donald J. Trump are scheduled to visit Jones County on Wednesday to thank voters for their support.
The “MS Trump Thank Y’all Tour,” which began on Monday, will make its stop in Jones County on January 11 for lunch at The Gables.
Jones County law enforcement officials have charged a local man with three counts of molestation; however, friends of the accused say the charges are the “result of a bitter ex-wife.”