LPD thanks public, organizations for successful Fill-A-Truck event
LAUREL, Miss. (WDAM) - The Laurel Police Department is very thankful this year.
According to LPD, the public responded in a big way on Nov. 19 - 20 for its annual Fill-A-Truck event.
The event, which aided the mission of the Good Samaritan Center, collected seven truckloads of food along with $2,074, said LPD.
LPD said this was their most successful event yet with more food and double the cash donations as this time last year.
LPD offered a special thanks to Sanderson Farms for donating boxes for food transportation. LPD also wanted to thank Walmart, local media partners and others whose participation made the event successful.
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