Jasper County Workforce Center Ribbon Cutting     July 16, 2015

Front row left to right: Johnny Stringer- MS Representative; Jenifer Buford- Community Development Director, East Central Planning and Development District; Gil Patterson- EDA, Atlanta; Haskins Montgomery- MS Senator and Jasper County Director of Economic Development; Dr. Jesse Smith- JCJC President; Michael Marshall- Alternate Federal Co-Chairman, Delta Regional Authority; Tate Reeves- Lt. Governor; Jay Williams- U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development; Jasper County Board of Supervisors: Eddie Helms, Sandy Stephens, Doug Rogers, Johnny Rowell and Curtis Gray Sr.; and J.E. Smith- Mayor of Bay Springs.
 
Back row left to right: Ann Tucker- Board of Trustees, Jones County Junior College; Gary Suddith, Jasper County Center Director, Jones County Junior College; Mike Blount, Vice President, East Central Mississippi Non-Profit Corporation; Wilburt Carr, Board of Trustees, Jones County Junior College; Levera Chapman, Secretary/Treasurer, East Central Mississippi Non-Profit Corporation; Barbara Ravenhorst- Chancery Clerk, Jasper County ; Lela Bryan, Jasper County Center Navigator, Jones County Junior College; Zac Buckley, Board of Trustees, Jones County Junior College; Juan Barnett- Mayor of Heidelberg; Rickey Ruffin Attorney for Board of Supervisors; and Jonathan McCree- Sumrall Construction.


Architectural Drawing of the Jasper County Workforce Center

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DID YOU KNOW? Jasper County is the #one gas and oil producing
county in Mississippi, and most of this valuable asset is located in
and around the Town of  Heidelberg.


MDAJasper County Economic Development District
the premier economic development agency to    promote community and economic development   within Jasper County.                                             
   Whether you want a storefront for a business, or a site location for industry, we welcome you                                     and offer great support to assist you. 
     

Call   601-764-2700 for Economic Development information and assistance. This website sponsored by Jasper County Board of Supervisors and Economic Developers.  


Business Development in Jasper County, Mississippi

If you know of a new business in Jasper County, Email Us.. and we'll share it.


GEEZERS PLACE   Deli and Gifts   422 Highway 18 PO Box 747, Bay Springs, MS 39422 601-764-DELI (3354)

HEAD 2 TOE  
420 Highway 18,  Bay Springs, MS.
Owner Sarah Thigpen. The shop educates shoppers and carries health and beauty products for women.

BIG O'S SEAFOOD  Market/Restaurant Hwys15/18 Bay Springs,MS 
Phone: 601-764-CRAB


GARDEN OF EATIN'  McClellan Drive, Heidelberg, MS (601)787-4200

DOLLAR GENERAL
Stringer Highway 15, Stringer, next to the Red Apple

CLUBFIT
   Open 24 hours, Bay Springs - Fitness & Tanning
Full Workout Equipment - Machines/Free Weights/Cardio 
4 Super Tanning Beds - Assistance and Coaching Available 
Owner Delaine Rowley - 601-764-2121 - 35 S 3rd Street - Bay Springs

    Mississippi Southern Railroad
Mississippi Southern Railroad (MSR) is located in east-central Mississippi. The Kansas City Southern (KCS), the MSR consists of 26
miles of mainline track and begins at Newton, MS, going south to Bay
Springs.
Read more...








Jasper County is very proud to be home to Hol-Mac Corporation and Magnolia State Bank both voted Best Places to Work in Mississippi 2011 & in 2012 by the Mississippi Business Journal!

Jasper County... flowing with Opportunity!


ANNOUNCEMENTS





JASPER COUNTY TUITION GUARANTEE PROGRAM


The Jasper County Board of Supervisors approved the Jasper County Tuition Guarantee Program (JCTGP) to create a pathway for the residents in Jasper County seeking to obtain a college education. High School students (Dual Enrollment) or county residents who reside in Jasper County will have the opportunity to attend Jones County Junior College (JCJC) tuition free through the JCTGP while county supporting funds are available.

2014-2015 JCTGP AGREEMENT, GUIDELINES, AND APPLICATION



4 SENIOR ACTIVITY CENTERS IN JASPER COUNTY


Bay Springs Seniors Activity Center

These centers are located in Heidelberg, Rose Hill, Bay Springs, and Stringer.
This service is open to all people over 60
yrs, but signup is required.
Nutritious meals are provided at no cost.
The center is open weekdays from 9:30 am until 12:30 pm.The program is funded by
East Central Planning and Development.
East Central also will deliver three meals a
day to shut ins. The most recent center in Bay Springs was built by the City, and two grants provided funding:
Small Municipalities Grant through
Mississippi Development Authority, and
USDA Rural Development.



VISIT JASPER COUNTY
See beautiful rustic scenery in Jasper County.
Hit the back roads, bring your camera, and
see for yourself. We are a lovely location in which to build, live, grow your business, or
just VISIT.
We're happy to welcome you.

 

 

 

 




Claude Bennett new fishing foot bridge.

Been to Lake Claude Bennett recently?
Visit our updated recreation page to see new photos and changes! There's a new footbridge across the lake,built for your fishing enjoyment!


Bay Springs Country Club, a beautiful 9 hole golf course in Jasper County
Bay Springs Country Club...
Jasper County has an excellent 9 hole golf course!
Only 20 minutes from Bay Springs!
Enjoy life in beautiful rural Jasper County,
you'll never miss your Wednesday golf match!




 

 

 







Jasper County RESTAURANTS

Bay Springs

Bayless Restaurant
Geezer's Place
Fajita Grill
Hardee's
Big O's Seafood
Mama's Kitchen
Panda Buffet
Pizza Hut
Sonic Drive In
Ward's

Heidelberg

Garden of Eatin'
Grammy's
JR's Truck Stop
Pizza Inn Express
Subway

Louin
Hi Bees

Stringer
Dean's
Smokehouse

 
 

Director Jasper County Economic Development District    P O Box 406    Bay Springs, MS 39422     Phone: 601 764-3469  
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