Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Jasper County Workforce Center Opening on July 16, 2015
(List of participants below)

Visit our businesses, our unique shops, and while you're here, enjoy lunch or dinner in one of our local restaurants. And please take a moment to enjoy the flowers and landscaping in Bay Springs!

If you need information, just drop by the City Hall... City Clerk and Deputy Clerks can direct you wherever you need to go.

Bay Springs is located at a heavily traveled crossroads in Southeast MS, so there is always a flow of traffic through the city.

Hwy's 18, 15, 528 & 531 intersect in and pass through the City, which is located in Jasper County. Bay Springs is home to much of the county's industry and now has a new JCJC Workforce Training Center and adult education center, located in the Industrial Park.

Bay Springs Restaurants
Bayless Restaurant
Hardees *Fajita Grill
Geezer's* Mama's Kitchen
Panda Buffet * Pizza Hut

Ward's * Subway *
Big O's Seafood

Bay Springs Lodging
Western Motel
Bay Springs RV Park
Camping & Cabins at Lake Claude Bennett

Jasper Countylist of Service Contact
Phone Contact's

         City Board Meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm. If you have a matter to present or discuss, please contact City Clerk by the previous Monday to be included on docket.

Mayor J.E. (Evon) Smith delivers a Welcome Speech
to begin the Ribbon Cutting ceremony at the Jasper County Workforce Training Center on July 16, 2015. "This center will have a great impact on the future success, growth, and prosperity of Jasper County. It will help citizens young and old to get the education and training they need for good jobs, to support themselves and their families.

Hon. J E Smith has held the office of mayor of the city for 26 years.  His unique and steady leadership has brought Bay Springs through many changes. Thanks to Mayor Smith for his positive contributions to the city and its people. Come Get a Taste of Bay Springs!!     
Mayor J. E Smith

Workforce Training Center                            
The new Jasper County Workforce Training Center located in Bay Springs Industrial Park Hwy 15 N held a ribbon cutting on July 16 to celebrate the opening of the learning center. The center, a cooperative effort of the Jasper County Board of Supervisors and JCJC, plus many other agencies and groups who contributed,will be a great asset to the Bay Springs/ Jasper County Area. We are happy to welcome the JCJC -Jasper County Facility, and look forward to the enrichment, education and training that will result.

Jasper County Supervisors. from left: Eddie Helms, Sandy Stephens, Doug Rogers, Johnny Rowell, and President Curtis Gray Sr.
Our Board has worked hard to to make sure this valuable learning resource became a reality. It is a great asset and will benefit the people of Jasper County in many ways.


Jay Williams, Lela Bryan, Barbara              Jennifer Buford, East Central
Ravenhorst, & Sabrina Page Jones              Planning & Development



      Mayor Smith & family with Dr. Jesse Smith, President of JCJC


Visit Bay Springs City Parks for Summer Fun!



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.
Agreement, guidelines and application are available at the following link:

2014-2015 JCTGPApplication.pdf

city Park Playground is a shady peaceful place for children to play.
The city has provided shady parks with picnic areas, gazebos, lots of trees, and playground equipment to please mothers and children. Above is the City Park across from the City Hall.

Above is our newest Neco park. It has a pavilion, lots of sand for kids to play in... a splash pad for summer, and a walking track that is handicap equipped.


Join the Bay Springs Chamber of Commerce.
Support of your local business community supports local merchants, the town, you, Jasper county, Mississippi. It is a major recycling system that breathes life and growth in our local communities!
Our community offers entrepreneurs a supportive environment in which to live out their dreams. Visit Bay Springs and see what we have to offer you!


Listing of names for photo @ top of page.


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.



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