Laurel Mayor recognizes September as National Literacy Month

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The City of Laurel and Jones County are both recognizing September as National Literacy Month.

On Wednesday, Mayor Melvin Mack presented the Pine Belt Adult Literacy Council with the proclamation.

The organization emphasizes the importance of literacy, particularly in adults.

Event organizers said they are always looking to help improve the quality for the people in the area.

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