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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration in Jones County

 For more details on the following events, call 601-466-4186 or 601-323-7651.

  • Jan. 9: Opening Ceremony at Laurel High School at 9 a.m.
  • Jan. 10: Annual Banquet at Sanderson Farms Headquarters at 6 p.m.
  • Jan. 17: Annual Parade at 11 a.m. in Downtown Laurel; lineup starts at 10 a.m. at Sawmill Square Mall. 
  • Jan. 17: Battle of the Bands at LHS Stadium following the parade.
  • Jan. 18: Memorial Service at 6 p.m. at Christ's Church at 1301 Second Avenue.
  • Jan. 19: Breakfast at Laurel Train Depot at 8 a.m. 
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