Baldwyn: General Information

 

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County Profiles

Lee County: Area: Approx. 455 sq. mi.
Government: 5 supervisors
County Seat: Tupelo, MS
Population: 75,755

Prentiss County: Area: Approx. 420 sq. mi.
Government: 5 supervisors
County Seat: Booneville, MS
Population: 25,000

City Profile: Government: Mayor, five aldermen located in both Lee and Prentiss Counties

Climate:

Average monthly temperature: Jan. 48 degrees; Aug. 89 degrees
Annual Average Rainfall: 58 inches

Mayor:

Michael James: 662-365-2383

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City Clerk:

Nan L Nanney  662-365-2383

Nan Nanney

Board of Aldermen:

Lee Bowdry – Ward 1

Lee Boudry

Tom Nelson – Ward 2

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Barbara Kohlheim – Ward 3

Ricky Massengill – Ward 4

Lynda B. Conlee – Alderman at Large

 

Law Enforcement

Baldwyn Police Department Chief of Police:

Troy Agnew

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920B North 4th Street Baldwyn, MS 38824 662-365-1047

Sheriff’s Department Prentiss County Justice Criminal Center Sheriff:

Randy Tolar

Rany Tolar

1901 E. Chambers Dr. Booneville, MS 38829 662-728-6232

Lee Co. Sheriff’s Department Sheriff:

Jim Johnson

510 N Commerce Tupelo, MS 38804 662-841-9040

Fire protection and prevention

Baldwyn Volunteer Fire Dept. Fire Chief:

Jerry Ozbirn

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To report a fire, call 911 Non-emergencies 365-1049

Schools

Baldwyn School District

Superintendent of Schools : Jason McKay

Jason McKay

107 West Main Street 662-365-1000
Stay informed: Baldwyn School webpages:

School WebSite click here 

Colleges

Northeast MS Community College

Cunningham Blvd. Booneville, MS 38829 662-720-7751

Itawamba Community College

602 W. Hill St. Fulton, MS 662-862-8000

 

LibraryAnne Spence Cox Library 303 North Third Street Baldwyn, MS 38824 365-3305 Librarian, Simone Chandler Hours: Mon-Thurs: 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Fri-Sat: 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Better Business Bureau

The Better Business Bureau of Mississippi serves the Baldwyn area. For inquiries or complaints write: Better Business Bureau of MS P.O. Box 2090 Jackson, MS 39205 Phone: 1-601-987-8282

Newspaper

The Baldwyn News Publisher:Jason Collum

Jason Collum

Managing Editor :

Brenda Daher –  662.365.3232

116 West Main Street Baldwyn, MS 38824 662-365-3232

E-Mail : news@baldwynnews,com

Visit The Baldwyn News on FaceBook click here

Utilities

Electricity : Prentiss Co. Electric Power Assoc. 106 Clayton Street Baldwyn, MS 38824 662-365-7161

Gas and Water Baldwyn Gas &Water Dept. 201 South Second Street Baldwyn, MS 38824 662-365-8171

Telephone BellSouth New Line / Changes in existing service

Residence: 557-6500 Business: 557-6000 Additional Directories: 557-6600

Cable / Internet / Telephone MaxxSouth Broadband  800-457-5351 WebSite http://www.maxxsouth.com/

Voter registration

Voters for both Lee and Prentiss County and the City of Baldwyn can register to vote at Baldwyn’s City Hall at the City Clerk’s office. County residents may also register to vote at the Circuit Clerk’s office in their county. Voters must be eighteen years of age.

City Clerk Nan Nanney Baldwyn City Hall 202 South Second Street Baldwyn, MS 38824 662-365-2383

Lee County Circuit Clerk Joyce Loftin 200 West Jefferson Street Tupelo, MS 38804 662-841 -9024

Prentiss County Circuit Clerk Mike Kelley 103 North Main Street Booneville, MS 38829 662-728-4611

Information was provided thanks to the Baldwyn Directory and The Baldwyn News.