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 22, 2021: Right Way to Throw Away Day will take place on, Saturday,  April 17, 2021. Click here for details.

March 18, 2021: The Lamar County Community Centers will reopen, April 1, 2021. The community center site is available for reservations. http://cc.lamarcountyms.gov

January 29, 2021: The spread of Covid-19 in Lamar County has increased threefold over the past couple of weeks. Much of the spread could have been avoided if everyone would follow the recommendations of the State Health Officer and the Governor’s orders. The Lamar County Board of Supervisors is asking all citizens to follow the precautions and requirements that have been determined by the State Health Officer or ordered by the Governor as outlined below. Further, face masks will now be required to enter County owned buildings such as the Court Houses and Tax Office.

October 27, 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

April 3, 2020: To access the Lamar County BOS Executive Order Click Here. To access the Mississippi Executive Order from the Governor Click Here