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
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.
Jasper 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.
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
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 (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
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!
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
We're happy to welcome you.
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...
Jasper County has an excellent 9 hole golf course!
20 minutes from Bay Springs!
Enjoy life in beautiful rural Jasper County,
miss your Wednesday golf match!