Mississippi Coronavirus Hotline (8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday): 877-978-6453

Coronavirus Updates

For the latest from Lamar County Board of Supervisors on the Coronavirus Click Here (Mississippi Department of Health)


Mississippi is collecting information for Economic Loss to Small Businesses throughout the state as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. A request for an Economic Injury Declaration from the Small Business Administration to aid in the economic loss suffered as a result of the COVID-19 event will be made as a result of the collected information.

Small Business’ suffering economic injury due to the COVID-19 event can apply for the Small Business Administration Disaster Assistance at: https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/


March 31, 2020: Just a reminder, car tag renewals and tax payments can be made via mail or online. There is a fee of 3% for all online payments. You may mail payments to P.O. Box 309 Purvis, MS 39475. For online payments click here

March 25, 2020: LAMAR COUNTY is cancelling all community center reservations through April 19, 2020

March 24, 2020: Homestead Extension Approved Read more

March 19, 2020: The Lamar County Senior Center is closed until March 31, 2020.

March 19, 2020: Saturday Drop Off/White Goods Will Continue Normal Operations.

March 18, 2020: The multi-purpose center has suspended all events until further notice.

March 17, 2020: EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY – LAMAR COUNTY is cancelling all community center reservations through March 31, 2020.

March 16, 2020: The Lamar County Tax Offices will be open from 8-5 until further notice.

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