(662) 895-2600

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Who To Call

AIRPORTS
Memphis International: 901-922-8000
Olive Branch: 662-895-2978

AMBULANCE
Olive Branch Fire Department: 662-895-4111

ANIMAL CONTROL
Olive Branch: 662-895-4582
After Hours and Emergencies: 662-895-4111

ARTS COUNCIL
Olive Branch: 901-619-0261 www.obarts.com

AUTOMOBILE TAGS
Olive Branch: 662-469-8032
Automobile licenses must be purchased annually and are due during the month in which the vehicle was purchased. For new residents, Mississippi state law requires that automobiles be registered within 30 days of establishing residence. Vehicles purchased new or used from a dealer or individual must be registered within seven days. In all cases, license plates must reflect the county of residence of the registered owner.

BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU 
901-759-1300

BIRTH & DEATH CERTIFICATES
Mississippi Bureau of Vital Statistics: 601-206-8200

BUILDING PERMITS
Olive Branch: 662-892-9331

BUSINESS LICENSES
Olive Branch: 662-892-9238

CABLE/SATELLITE TELEVISION/INTERNET PROVIDERS
Comcast Cable: 901-259-2225
CenturyLink & DIRECTV: http://www.centurylink.com and http://www.centurylinkdeals.com/high-speed-internet.html

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Olive Branch: 662-895-2600 www.olivebranchms.com

CITY COURT CLERK
Olive Branch: 662-892-9500

CITY ENGINEER
Olive Branch: 662-892-9351

CITY OF OLIVE BRANCH
662-892-9200: www.obms.us

CONGRESSMAN, U.S.
Trent Kelly: 662-449-3090 133 East Commerce St Hernando, MS 38632

CRIMESTOPPERS
DeSoto County: 662-429-8477

DESOTO EDUCATION
DeSoto County Schools: 662-429-5271 www.desotocountyschools.org

DRIVERS LICENSE
Olive Branch: 662-890-7211
Nesbit: 662-429-1353
New residents of Mississippi must apply for a driver’s license within 60 days. If the applicant has a valid out-of-state license, only a rules, signs and eye test is required. If the applicant’s out-of-state license has expired, a road test may be required. A Social Security card must be shown.

DESOTO COUNTY TOURISM
662-320-8770: www.sodesoto.com

DESOTO HEALTH & WELLNESS CENTER
662-781-0038

ELECTRICAL SERVICE
Northcentral MS EPA: 800-325-8925
Emergencies (night-weekend-holiday): 866-438-2642

FRIENDS OF OLIVE BRANCH
Bridget Gillespie: 662-892-9235

FIRE DEPARTMENT
Olive Branch Dispatcher
(Fire or Ambulance): 662-895-4111
Station 1: 662-895-9611
Station 2: 662-895-9612
Station 3: 662-895-9613
Station 4: 662-895-9614
Station 5: 662-893-9615

GARBAGE COLLECTION
(Not Trash): 662-892-9305

GOLF COURSES
Cherokee Valley: 662-893-4444
O.B. Country Club: 662-895-6525
Plantation Golf Club: 662-895-3530
Wedgewood: 662-895-7490

HANDICAP DECALS
To obtain a Handicap Decal for your automobile, contact the DeSoto County Tax Collector’s Office at 662-469-8030.

HEALTH DEPARTMENT CLINIC
Olive Branch: 662-895-3090
Hernando: 662-429-9814

HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION
DeSoto County: 662-469-8029
If you are buying or own a home and occupy it as your primary residence, you may be eligible for Homestead Exemption. To apply for Homestead Exemption, you need to go to the Tax Assessor’s office in Hernando and bring the following: a copy of your recorded warranty deed, social security numbers for you and your spouse if you are married, and your closing or settlement statement. Applications for exemption can only be accepted during the months of January, February and March of each year.

HOUSING:
HUD INFO: 662-429-8687
SECTION 81:
SANDIDGE HILLS: 662-895-3118
ROLLING HILLS APARTMENTS: 662-895-3148 

JUSTICE COURT JUDGE 662-429-8026
Ken Adams
Billy Lantrip
Karen Sanders
Larry Vaughn

LANDERS CENTER
(FORMERLY DESOTO CIVIC CENTER)
Southaven, MS: 662-280-9120 or 888-280-9120

LIBRARY
B.J. Chain Olive Branch: 662-895-5900

LITERACY COUNCIL
2061 Elm St. Hernando 38632: 662-429-2354

MARRIAGE LICENSES
662-429-1325
Applications for marriage licenses are made at the DeSoto County Circuit Clerk’s office.

MAYOR'S ACTION CENTER
Customer Service Director Ramona Cannon: 662-895-0036

MAYOR, OLIVE BRANCH
Scott Phillips: 662-892-9201

METRO INDUSTRIAL PARK
Olive Branch: 662-260-7200

MOTOR VEHICLE INSPECTION
Mississippi state law provides that all vehicles must be inspected annually. Many service stations can perform this simple inspection. Fee is $5.00.

NATURAL GAS SERVICE
City of Olive Branch 662-893-5209 After hours emergencies 662-895-4111 Locate underground lines 1-800-227-6477 Billing 662-892-9305

NEWSPAPERS
DeSoto Appeal: 901-529-2317
DeSoto Times Tribune: 662-429-6397
Mississippi Herald: 662-429-1122
Southaven Press: 662-393-3840

NORTHWEST COMMUNITY COLLEGE
662-342-1570

OLD TOWNE ASSOCIATION
Director, Fredonna Newton: 662-893-0888; www.olivebrancholdtowne.org

PARKS & RECREATION
Olive Branch: 662-893-5219

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT
662-892-9334

POISON CONTROL
800-222-1222

POLICE DEPARTMENT
Chief Don Gammage: 662-895-4040 Dispatcher
(Emergency / Report Crime): 662-895-4111 or 911

POST OFFICE
Olive Branch: 662-895-5966

PROPERTY TAX
DeSoto County, Olive Branch: 662-469-8032

PUBLIC WORKS STREETS & DRAINAGE
662-893-5200; 662-895-4335

SCHOOLS:

Chickasaw Elementary School
Selina Hall--662-895-6664

Olive Branch Elementary School
Sunnie Barkley--662-895-2256

DeSoto Central Primary School (K-2)
Colleen Long--662-912-1300

DeSoto Central Elementary School (3-5)
Lisa Nye--662-349-6234

DeSoto Central Middle School
Duane Case--662-349-6660

DeSoto Central High School
Cliff Johnston--662-536-3612

Center Hill Elementary School
Leslie Heyman--662-890-7705

Center Hill Middle School
Jacob Stripling--662-892.6800

Center Hill High School
Doug Payne--662-890-2490

Olive Branch Intermediate
Claudette Smith--662-893-1221

Olive Branch Middle School
Jerry Floate--662-895-4610

Olive Branch High School
Allyson Killough--662-893-3344

Pleasant Hill Elementary School
Jamie Loper--662-890-9654 

Overpark Elementary School
Lisa Love--662-890-8745

Lewisburg Primary (K-2)
Jeannie Treadway--662-893-6001

Lewisburg Elementary School (3-5)
Amanda Samples--662-895-8750

Lewisburg Middle School
Brad Meadows--662-892-5050

Lewisburg High School
Chris Fleming--662-890-6708

SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT
DeSoto County Cory Usleton: 662-429-5271

SENATORS, U.S.
Thad Cochran: 662-236-1018
Roger Wicker: 662-429-1002

SENIOR CITIZENS' CENTER
662-892-7182

SENIOR CITIZENS' SERVICES
1-800-948-3090
http://www.mdhs.state.ms.us/aging-adult-services

SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
DeSoto County: 662-469-8027

SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
1-800-268-2678

SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION
Olive Branch: 866-739-4771 M-F 9-4 www.ssa.gov

SOCIAL SERVICES
DeSoto Sunrise Homes: 662-342-0155

Olive Branch Emergency Food Ministry
662-895-2913

Palmer Home For Children/Hernando Campus
662-449-2400

Sacred Heart Southern Mission
662-893-0255

Thrift Shop: 662-895-2913

Mid-State Opportunities: 662-895-4153

STATE REPRESENTATIVE
Dana Criswell 662-278-0299
Steve Hopkins  901-827-0755

STATE SENATOR
David Parker: 662-349-3983

STATE TAX COMMISSION
601-545-7861

STREET LIGHTS
662-892-9203

SUPERVISORS - DESOTO COUNTY
District 1: 662-429-5590
Jessie Medlin District 2: 662-429-5590, Gene Thach

TAX ASSESSOR
Parker Pickle: 662-469-8029
All property and personal property taxes (county, city and school) are collected by the DeSoto County Tax Collector Olive Branch.

TAX COLLECTOR
Joey Treadway: 662-469-8030
All property and personal property taxes (county, city and school) are collected by the DeSoto County Tax Collector Olive Branch.

TELEPHONE SERVICE
CenturyLink: www.centurylink.com 
Repair, 24 hr: 800-824-2877
To locate underground cables: 800-227-6477

TRASH PICK-UP
(Not Garbage): 662-893-5209

UNDERGROUND LINES
To locate all underground lines call: MS One Call 1-800-227-6477

UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION
State of MS: 1-601-855-3133 or 1-888-844-3577 or www.mdes.ms.gov/unemployment

UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI DESOTO CENTER
662-342-4765

VOTER REGISTRATION
Residents must register at the Circuit Clerk’s office in Hernando, 662-469-8350.
www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/voterregistration

WATER & SEWER SERVICE
City of Olive Branch: 662-893-5249
Billing Questions: 662-892-9305
After hours emergencies: 662-895-4111