Cooling station open in Laurel

By Jeff Daley – email

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The Laurel Salvation Army has opened a cooling station to help people deal with the excessive heat in the area.

The shelter is located at 205 North 13th Avenue in Laurel.

The cooling station will remain open until 5:00 Tuesday afternoon and the emergency shelter will open at 5:00.

People are reminded to bring any medications they are required to take with them to the station.

No meals will be served, however light snacks will be available.

Pets will not be admitted.

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