Jones County receives high economic strength rating

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The Polycom Corporation, who does economic analyses just released its economic strength ratings for metropolitan and micropolitan areas.

The city of Laurel rates 88 in the nation out of 576, and number three in state behind Oxford and Columbus.

Jones County Economic Director Mitch Stennett said this will be a great recruiting tool for both Laurel and Jones County.

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