Resources

Kemper County Board of Supervisors

  • District I – Pat Granger
  • District II – Johnny Whitsett
  • District III – Justin Creer
  • District IV – Mike Luke
  • District V – Chris Cole

Correctional & Detention Centers

Government & Social Services Contacts

  • 4-H Youth Agent Farmer’s Market
    601-743-5112
  • Board of Supervisors
    601-743-2460
  • Business Incubator – Kemper County EDA
    601-743-2754
  • Chamber of Commerce – Faye Wilson
    601-743-5060
  • Chancery Clerk – Shirlene Watkins
    601-743-2560
  • Circuit Clerk – Tracey McCoy
    601-743-2224
  • County Administrator – Dr. Yolanda Cook
    601-743-4477
  • Dept of Human Services – Child Support
    601-743-5421
  • Dept of Human Services Director –Hershel Barefield
    601-743-5826
  • Extension Service 
    601-743-2827
  • Garbage & Solid Waste
    601-743-9345
  • Health Department
    601-743-5865
  • Justice Court Clerk
    601-743-2793
  • KC Purchasing
    601-743-2789
  • Multi-County – Joyce Rush
    601-743-5752
  • Tax Assessor – Joycelin Robertson
    601-743-2693
  • USDA – Dwight Jackson
    601-743-9588
  • Veterans Service – Harold Moore
    601-743-2247

Emergency Contacts

Libraries

  • DeKalb Public Library
    141 Bell Street
    DeKalb, MS  39328
    604-743-5981
  • Kemper Regional Library
    929 Kemper Street
    Scooba, MS  39358
    662-476-8452
  • EMCC Scooba Campus Library
    1512 Kemper Street
    Scooba, MS  39358
    662-476-5054

Medical Facilities

  • Kemper County Family Medical Clinic
    601-743-2642
  • Kemper Homeplace Nursing Facility
    601-743-5851
  • Mississippi Care Center – Ruby Bolin
    601-743-9181
  • Rush Medical Clinic – Preston
    601-677-3099

Naval Air Station Meridian

News & Television

Recreation

  • Kemper Lake
    601-743-5505

Schools

Senior Services

  • Barney B. Brown Senior Center
    285 Veterans Street
    DeKalb, MS  39328
  • DeKalb Nutrition Site
    285 Veterans Street
    DeKalb, MS  39328
    Hot meals served daily
    For information:
    Contact:  Dorothy Rush, Manager
    1-773-289-6254

Utilities & Fuel

  • Landfill Co LLC
    601-743-2523
  • Libery Fuels –  Matt Jones
    601-737-7010