Hattiesburg hosts annual Christmas lunch for city employees

Annual Christmas party
Annual Christmas party

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hundreds of Hattiesburg city employees Friday ate turkey, chicken, dressing and sweet potatoes while visiting with fellow employees during an annual holiday event at the C.E. Roy Community Center.

A Christmas lunch featured traditional holiday items, along with live music and door prizes.

City officials said it was a good way to spread holiday cheer among the city's 700 current employees, as well as many retired city workers.