LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The City of Laurel is gearing up for the holiday season and planning events that will leave lasting memories for families.
Monday, a couple of city employees started decorating the Christmas tree for the rotunda at city hall. The annual City of Laurel Outdoor Tree Lighting ceremony will take place Thursday evening in Pinehurst Park starting 5:30p.m.
Different organizations are planning events throughout the city leading up to Saturday pancake breakfast and the annual Sertoma Christmas Parade that kicks off at 10 a.m.
City officials said making the holiday season special for residents is a true delight.