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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.

BIRTH & DEATH CERTIFICATES
Mississippi Bureau of Vital Statistics
601-576-7981

BUILDING PERMITS
Olive Branch 662-892-9331

BUSINESS LICENSES
Olive Branch 662-892-9238

CABLE TELEVISION
Comcast Cable 901-259-2225

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.
Allen Nunnelee
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
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.
Olive Branch, 662-890-7211;
Nesbit 662-429-1353

DESOTO COUNTY TOURISM
662-320.8770
www.sodesoto.com

DESOTO HEALTH & WELLNESS CENTER
662-781-0038

ELECTRICAL  SERVICE
Northcentral Miss. Elec. Power Assoc 662-895-2151
Emergencies (night-weekend-holiday) 662-838-2151

FRIENDS OF OLIVE BRANCH
Pamela Martin, Executive Director
662-892-9375

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

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.

HUMANE SOCIETY (not the City of Olive Branch Animal Shelter)
7190 Old Hwy 78
Olive Branch 662-895-5328

JUSTICE COURT JUDGE
Ken Adams
Billy Lantrip
Karen Sanders
Larry Vaughn
662-469-8026

LANDERS CENTER (FORMELY 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
Applications for marriage licenses are made at the DeSoto County Circuit Clerk’s office, 662-429-1325.

MAYORS 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 662-892-9300

NEWSPAPERS
DeSoto Appeal 901-333-2021
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, DeeDee Erfurt
662-893-0888

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 662-890-5493

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

PUBLIC WORKS STREETS & DRAINAGE
662-893-5200

SCHOOLS
Chickasaw Elementary School
Margaret Wixon  662-895-6664

Olive Branch Elementary School
Sunnie Barkley 662-895-2256

DeSoto Central Elementary School
Brenda Wilkinson 662-349-6234

DeSoto Central Middle School
Chad White 662-349-6660

DeSoto Central High School
Charlie Tipton 662-536-3612

Center Hill Elementary School
Leslie Heyman 662-890-7705

Center Hill Middle School
Nick Tounget - 892.6800t

Center Hill High School
Doug Payne 662-890-2490

Olive Branch Intermediate
Claudette Smith 662-893-1221

Olive Branch Middle School
Mike McCoy  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 Elementary School
Gloria Hopkins 662-895-8750

Lewisburg Middle School
Brad Meadows - 662-892*5050

Lewisburg High School
Chris Fleming 662-890-6708

SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT
DeSoto County
Milton Kuykendall 662-429-5271

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

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

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

STATE REPRESENTATIVE
Forrest Hamilton 662-895-5765
Wanda Jennings 662-349-3673

STATE SENATOR
David Parker 662-349-3983
www.merleflowers.com

STATE TAX COMMISSION
662-562-4489

STREET LIGHTS
662-895-0036

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

TAX COLLECTOR
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.

TELEPHONE SERVICE
CenturyLink 662-895-1234
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 in the City of Olive Branch may register at City Hall, 662-895-6713. Residents living in the county 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

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