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City of Poplarville, Mississippi
200 Highway 26 East
Poplarville, MS 39470
601.795.8161 Phone
601.795.0141 Fax

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Poplarville Planning Commission

Planning commission​​​​​​

 

Janie Richardson

Chairwoman

 

  Lisa  Rowell

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Cassandra Blackwell

 

Tammy Krutzfeldt

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Jill Smith
 
 

 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​CITY HALL EMPLOYEES

 

Brad Necaise, Mayor  

Mayor


 
Jane O'Neal, City Clerk

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Nick Thompson, Attorney

 
 

DEPARTMENT HEADS (POLICE/FIRE/PUBLIC WORKS)

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Don T. "Butch" Raby, Jr. 
Police Chief

 

Jonathan Head 
Fire Chief

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Sam Hale
Public Works Superintendent ​

Poplarville Mississippi: Established in 1884 – derived from an early landowner named “Poplar” Jim Smith. - “Poplar” Jim was so named for a stand of Poplar trees on his homestead property in the county. Since the land was owned by Mr. “Poplar” Jim Smith, the county seat was named Poplarville. Poplar, any of several species of trees belonging to the genus Populus of the willow family (Salicaceae). The name Populus refers to the fact that the trees were often planted around public meeting places in Roman times.

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