Laurel police to host food drive in November in honor of late police chief

Pine Belt

LAUREL, Miss. (WHLT) – The Laurel Police Department and the Good Samaritan Center of Laurel will host the annual Tyrone Stewart Memorial Stuff-a-Truck Food Drive in November. Stewart, the former police chief for Laurel, passed away in 2019.

The food drive will be on November 19 and 20 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Walmart in Laurel.

Organizers said the following donations are needed:

  • Canned meats
  • Dry pasta
  • Dry beans
  • Canned vegetables and fruits
  • Rice mixes
  • Canned spaghetti and sauces
  • Condiments
  • Any canned, dried or boxed non-perishable food items

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