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Education

K-12

Forrest County Agricultural High School
215 Old U.S. Hwy. 49 E., Brooklyn
601-582-4741
www.forrestcountyahs.com

Forrest County School District
400 Forrest St., Hattiesburg
601-545-6055
www.fcsd.us

Hattiesburg Public Schools
301 Mamie St., Hattiesburg601-582-5078
www.hattiesburgpsd.com

Lamar County School District
424 Martin Luther King Drive,
Purvis
601-794-1030
www.lamarcountyschools.org

Lumberton Public School District
107 West Tenth Ave., Lumberton
601-796-2441

Perry County School District
105 Main St., New Augusta
601-964-3211
www.pcsdms.com

Petal School District
115 East Central Ave., Petal
601-545-3002
www.petalschools.com

Richton School District
701 Elm Ave., Richton
601-788-6581
www.richtonschools.com

Private Schools

Presbyterian Christian School
601-268-3867
www.pcsk12.org

Lamar Christian School
62 Purvis Oloh Road, Purvis
601-794-0016
www.lamarchristianschool.com

Sacred Heart Catholic School
608 Southern Ave., Hattiesburg
601-583-8683
www.shshattiesburg.com

Word of Faith Christian Academy
2105 Country Club Road,
Hattiesburg
601-545-7735

TIDE School
1124 S. 28th Ave., Hattiesburg
601-909-6605
www.tideschool.org

Dynamic Dyslexia Design: The 3-D School
120 S. George St., Petal
601-450-3333
www.The3DSchool.org

Higher Education

Antonelli College
1500 N. 31st Ave., Hattiesburg
601-583-4100
www.antonellicollege.edu

Jones County Junior College
900 S. Court St., Ellisville
601-477-4000
www.jcjc.edu

Pearl River Community College
101 Hwy. 11 N., Poplarville
601-403-1000
www.prcc.edu

The University of Southern Mississippi
118 College Drive, Hattiesburg
601-266-1000
www.usm.edu

William Carey University
710 William Carey Pkwy., Hattiesburg
601-318-6051
www.wmcarey.edu

Government

Forrest County
641 Main St., Hattiesburg
601-545-6000
www.forrestcountyms.us

Lamar County
403 Main St., Purvis
601-794-8504
www.lamarcounty.com

Perry County
103 First St. E, New Augusta
601-964-8370

City of Hattiesburg
200 Forrest St., Hattiesburg
601-545-4500
www.hattiesburgms.com

City of Lumberton
102 E. Main Ave., Lumberton
601-796-8341

City of Petal
119 W. 8th Ave., Petal
601-545-1776
www.cityofpetal.com

Town of Beaumont
1510 Beaumont-Brooklyn Road, Beaumont
601-784-3352

Town of New Augusta
102 2nd St. E., New Augusta
601-964-3715

Town of Purvis
136 Shelby Speights Drive, Purvis
601-794-2472

Town of Richton
206 Dogwood Ave., E., Richton
601-788-6015

Town of Sumrall
4880 Hwy 589, Sumrall
601-758-3591
www.townofsumrall.ms.gov

Health/Hospitals

Forrest General Hospital
6051 U.S. Hwy. 49, Hattiesburg
601-288-7000
www.forrestgeneral.com

Hattiesburg Clinic
415 S. 28th Ave., Hattiesburg
601-264-6000
www.hattiesburgclinic.com

Perry County General Hospital
206 Bay Ave., Richton
601-788-6316
www.pcghosp.com

Merit Health Wesley
5001 Hardy St., Hattiesburg
601-268-8000
www.merithealthwesley.com

Libraries

Library of Hattiesburg, Petal and Forrest County
329 Hardy St., Hattiesburg
601-584-4461
www.hpfc.lib.ms.us

Petal: 714 S. Main St., Petal
601-584-7610

Lamar County Library System

Lumberton Public Library
106 W. Main Ave., Lumberton
601-796-2505
www.lamarcountylibraries.org

Oak Grove Public Library
4958 Old Hwy. 11, Hattiesburg
601-296-1620
www.lamarcountylibraries.org

Purvis Public Library
122 Shelby Speights Drive, Purvis
601-794-6291
www.lamarcountylibraries.org

L.R. Boyer Memorial Library
121 Poplar St., Sumrall
601-758-4711
www.lamarcountylibraries.org

Perry County Library System

New Augusta Public Library
510 First St. East, New Augusta
601-964-3774
www.pineforest.lib.ms.us

Richton Public Library
210 Front St., Richton
601-788-6539
www.pineforest.lib.ms.us

Beaumont Public Library
1502 Bolton Ave., Beaumont
601-784-3471
www.pineforest.lib.ms.us

Media

Hattiesburg American
4200 Mamie St., # 200,
Hattiesburg
601-582-4321
www.hattiesburgamerican.com

Hattiesburg Publishing, Inc.
103 N. 40th Ave., Hattiesburg
601-268-2331
www.hubcityspokes.com

Impact of Hattiesburg
219 S 40th Ave., Suite E.
Hattiesburg
601-264-8181
www.impact360.us

SunHerald
205 DeBuys Road, Gulfport
228-896-2100
www.sunherald.coms

Richton Dispatch
110 Walnut St., Richton
601-788-6031
www.therichtondispatch.com

Radio Stations

iHeart Media, Inc.
6555 U.S. Hwy. 98 W., Suite 8,
Hattiesburg
601-296-9800
www.clearchannel.com

Southern Miss Student Media Center
118 College Drive, Box 5121, Hattiesburg
601-266-5188
www.southernmissradio.com

Supertalk MS 97.3 FM
(Telesouth Communications)
5266 Old U.S. Hwy. 11, Suite 120, Hattiesburg
601-264-5185
www.supertalk.fm

WBBN/WXRR/WKZW/WXHB
4580 Hwy 15 N., Laurel
601-544-0095

Eternity Media Group/WHJA 890 AM
106 Campbell Loop, Hattiesburg
601-602-2144

WMXI News 98
7501 Hwy. 49 N., Hattiesburg
601-261-0898
www.wmxi.com

WORV/WJMG/WQID
1204 Kinnard St., Hattiesburg
601-544-1941

Television Stations

CBS 22 WHLT TV
5912 U.S. Hwy. 49, Suite A, Hattiesburg
601-545-2077
www.whlt.com

WDAM-TV
2362 U.S. Hwy. 11, Moselle
601-544-4730
www.wdam.com

WHPM/Fox 23
140 Mayfair Road, Suite 1200, Hattiesburg
601-602-3174
www.myfox23.com

WXXV Fox 25
14351 Hwy 49, Gulfport
228-832-2525
www.wxxv25.com

Public Safety

In case of emergency, dial 911.

Police Departments

Hattiesburg Police Department
300 Klondyke St., Hattiesburg
601-544-7900

Lumberton Police Department
102 E. Main Ave., Lumberton
601-796-8891

New Augusta Police Department
102 2nd St., New Augusta
601-964-8101

Petal Police Department
127 W. Eighth Ave., Petal
601-544-5331

Purvis Police Department
136 Shelby Speights Drive, Purvis
601-794-6512

Richton Police Department
206 Dogwood Ave.. Suite E, Richton
601-788-5551

Sumrall Police Department
11 City Hall Ave., Sumrall601-758-3531

Sheriff Departments

Forrest County Sheriff Department
55 Arena Drive, Hattiesburg
601-544-7800
www.forrestcounty.ms.us

Lamar County Sheriff Department
205 Main St., Purvis6
01-794-1005
www.sheriff.lamarcounty.com

Perry County Sheriff Department
103 First St. E, New Augusta
601-964-8461

Fire Departments

Dixie Volunteer Fire Department
19 Dixie Barn Road, Hattiesburg
601-584-9555

Hattiesburg Fire Department
810 N. Main St., Hattiesburg
601-545-4691

McLaurin Volunteer Fire Department
310 Carter Road, Hattiesburg
601-545-3473

Lumberton Fire Department
702 9th Ave., Lumberton
601-796-8901

NE Lamar Volunteer Fire Department
5502 W. 4th St., Hattiesburg

North Forrest Volunteer Fire Department
2315 Glendale Ave., Hattiesburg
601-544-6163

Oak Grove Volunteer Fire Department
2536 Old Hwy. 24, Hattiesburg
601-264-7563

Petal Fire Department
109 W. 8th Ave., Petal
601-545-8208

Purvis Fire Department
805 Main St., Purvis
601-794-5070

Southwest Lamar Volunteer Fire Department
10 Bay Creek Road, Purvis

Other

Mississippi State Department of Public Safety
1900 E. Woodrow Wilson Ave., Jackson
601-987-1212
www.dps.state.ms.us

Utilities

Cable and Digital TV

AT&T
6109 U.S. Hwy. 98, Hattiesburg
601-264-1446
www.att.com

Comcast Cable
2100 Lincoln Road, Hattiesburg
601-268-1188
www.comcast.com

Electricity

Dixie Electric
1312 Hwy. 42, Petal
601-583-1131

Mississippi Power Company
5082 Old U.S. Hwy. 42,
Hattiesburg
800-532-1502
www.mississippipower.com

Pearl River Valley Electric Power Association
1422 U.S. Hwy. 13 N., Columbia
601-736-2666
6803 U.S. Hwy. 98,
Hattiesburg
601-264-2458
www.prvepa.com

Cooperative Energy
7037 U.S. Hwy. 49, Hattiesburg
601-268-2083
www.cooperativeenergy.com

Southern Pine Electric Power Association
7848 U.S. Hwy. 49 N.,
Hattiesburg
601-264-0185

Gas

Blossman Gas., Inc.
5536 U.S. Hwy. 42, Hattiesburg
601-582-8449
www.blossmangas.com

Crosstex Energy Services
Clear Creek Road, Lumberton
601-796-3555

CenterPoint Energy
7852 U.S. Hwy. 11, Lumberton
800-371-5417
www.centerpointenergy.com

Spire Energy
315 S. Main St., Hattiesburg
601-544-6001
www.spireenergy.com

Telecommunications

AT&T
6109 U.S. Hwy. 98, Hattiesburg
601-264-1446
www.att.com

Comcast Cable
2100 Lincoln Road, Hattiesburg6
01-268-1188
www.comcast.com

C Spire Wireless
4930 Hardy St. Hwy. 98 W.,Hattiesburg
855-277-4735
www.cspire.com

Windstream
P.O. Box 16265, Hattiesburg
601-705-8207
www.earthlinkbusiness.com

TEC
32 Mill Branch Road, Suite 30, Hattiesburg
601-726-3301
www.tec.com

Water/Sewer

Hattiesburg Water Department
900 James St., Hattiesburg
01-545-4630
www.hattiesburgms.com

Beaumont City Hall
1510 Beaumont Brooklyn Road, Beaumont
601-784-3352

Lumberton Water Department
102 E. Main Ave., Lumberton
601-796-7004

New Augusta City Hall
102 2nd St., E., New Augusta
601-964-3710

Petal Water Department
102 W. 8th Ave., Petal
601-544-6981

Purvis City Water Department
136 Shelby Speights Drive, Purvis
601-794-2472

West Lamar County Water Association
2716 Hwy 589, Hattiesburg
601-264-6305

Town of Richton Sewer Department
206 Dogwood Ave., E, Richton
601-788-6015

Other

Mississippi Public Service Commission
501 N. West St. #201A, Jackson
601-961-5400
www.psc.state.ms.us