The Laurel High School Tornado Marching Band received all-superior ratings for the fifth consecutive year at the Mississippi High School Activities Association State Marching Evaluations. State evaluations took place on Oct. 14 at East Mississippi Community College in Scooba. Superior ratings were received in all areas: marching band, color guard, percussion, drum major and dance. The band also recently received first place and best overall honors at the Heidelberg High School Battle of the Bands. The band will compete on Nov. 4 in the State Marching Band Championships at Pearl High School.