May 12th Sertoma of Laurel T-Ball Registration Takes place from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the Laurel Fairgrounds. Registration is open to children age 3 to 6.
May 12th Rotary Club of Laurel: Magnolia Street Derby Starts at 10 a.m. Racers can register through the club's Magnolia Street Derby Facebook page, which we're linking below this paragraph. The event will be free and open to the public. Vendors will also be on-site selling food and drinks.
June 16th Hub City Service Dogs: Dog Days 5K Run Starts at 7:30 a.m. at Kamper Park in Hattiesburg. More than 400 runners are expected in the race, which is part of FestivalSouth.
July 20th Southern Miss: Summer Musical Theatre presents "Giants in the Sky" Performances take place at 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. in the Woods Theatre in the Department of Theatre and Dance Building on the main Hattiesbug campus of Southern Miss. Tickets are $5.00 at the door. Same contact information as above for any questions. For more details, call 601-266-6442.
Domestic Violence If you are a victim of abuse or know someone who is, call the Domestic Abuse Family Shelter, toll free at 1-800-649-1092 for help. All calls will be confidential.
The Institute for Diverse Education Located at 1124 South 28th Avenue in Hattiesburg, the school is now accredited by the State of Mississippi. TIDE School officials hope this accreditation will allow the school to help more students set sail toward success. For more details, 601-909-6605.
The Salvation Army Has been supporting those in need in without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadcast array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar spent is used to carry out those services in 5,000 communities nationwide.