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To have your announcement posted in this space and aired on our stations,
please e-mail or send a fax to 601-545-8199 or 601-649-8199.

Please include in the announcement when and where your event
takes place as well as a phone number we can pass along to the public.

Also, please send us your information at least two weeks ahead of the event.

Thanks for visiting and thanks for listening.


  • Now until Dec. 1st Jones County Garbage Service Will not be picking up garbage on November 27 in observance of Thanksgiving; it will be picked up on Monday, Dec. 1st. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday runs will all remain as is. Please have trash out by 6:30am. The billing office will be closed November 27 and 28 -- and reopen on December 1.

  • Now until Dec. 5th ARC of Jones County: ARC Angel Program To find out how to donate a gift of at least $25 to someone with intellectual and developmental disabilities serviced by the ARC of Jones County, call 601-649-8626, 601-498-4988 or 601-425-2883.

  • Now until Dec. 15th Marine Corps Reserve: Toys for Tots This annual campaign collects toys for needy children throughout America and has fulfilled the dreams of millions of less fortunate children each Christmas. A shiny new toy sends a message to a needy child that someone cares; that he or she hasn't been forgotten. You can help the Marines this year by dropping off a new, unwrapped toy at a local toy drop off location.

  • Dec. 2nd Sales and Marketing Professionals The meeting takes place at Hattiesburg's Lake Terrace Convention Center. Networking and lunch begins at 11:30am; the program begins at noon. Guest speaker is Rusty Anderson, director of the career services office at Southern Miss.

    RSVP by November 25th by e-mailing

  • Dec. 3rd JCJC/UBS Blood Drive Takes place from 9:00am-4:00pm at the P.E. Building on the JCJC campus in Ellisville. The Jones County Cattlemen will be on campus grilling hamburgers for all donors. In addition to a burger, donors will also receive a Christmas t-shirt.

    To avoid waiting in lines, make an appointment online at (sponsor code: JCJC) or call 601-477-4245, 601-477-4066 or 601-477-2416. A health history must be completed by every donor on the day they donate blood. This health history can be completed online on that same day by going to and click on the Health History button on the left side of the home page.

  • Dec. 6th The French Ball: Une Soirée en Provence This event is a fundraiser for the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art in Laurel. Tickets are $100 each. Live music will be provided by Soul Shakedown, a local band. For more details and further ticket information, call 601-649-6374.

  • Dec. 9th UBS Blood Drive in Laurel Takes place from 12:00pm-6:00pm at the Cameron Center in Laurel (711 North 10th Avenue). For more details, call 601-264-0743.


    United Blood Services will hold blood drives at

    Laurel's Cameron Center on the second

    and fourth Tuesday of every month.

  • Jan. 15th (reserve by Jan. 13th) Let's Get Crafty Join Samantha Huff at the YWCO in downtown Laurel from 10:00am-12:00pm. Samantha will conduct a hands-on workshop to create family initials for front door décor. Admission is $20 per person includes all supplies needed for you to brighten your home's entry. For more details, call 601-428-5694.

  • Editor's Note

    For more events, please click on the second arrow button from the right.  The two central arrow buttons will advance this calendar backward and forward one page.

    If you're looking for the ongoing events we talk about, they're listed at or near the end of our calendar. The best thing to do is click on the rightmost arrow button below. 

    Also, please click here for the concert calendar from 96.5 Alive FM's website for Gospel sings and Christian concerts.

    For garage, rummage and yard sales, please visit's Swap Shop.

    Thanks for letting B95, Rock 104, KZ94.3, 96.5 Alive FM and serve you.

    Doug Morris