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Poplarville, Mississippi

Poplarville is a city in Pearl River County, Mississippi, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 2.894. It is the county seat of Pearl River County. It hosts an annual Blueberry Jubilee, which includes rides, craft vendors ...

                                               

Prentiss, Mississippi

Prentiss is a town in Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi. The population was 1.081 at the 2010 census, down from 1.158 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat. Prentiss is located on the refuge longleaf trace, Mississippis first recreational r ...

                                               

Purvis, Mississippi

Purvis is a city in Lamar County, Mississippi. It is part of the Hattiesburg, Mississippi Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 2.175 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Lamar County. The Town of Purvis was incorporated on Fe ...

                                               

Quitman, Mississippi

Quitman is a city in Clarke County, Mississippi, United States, along the Chickasawhay River. The population was 2.323 at the 2010 census. Quitman is the county seat of Clarke County.

                                               

Raleigh, Mississippi

Raleigh is a town in, and the county seat of, Smith County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 1.462 at the 2010 census, making it the largest town in Smith County. Named for English explorer Sir Walter Raleigh, Raleigh has been home ...

                                               

Ripley, Mississippi

Ripley is a city in Tippah County, Mississippi. The population was 5.395 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Tippah County. Colonel William Clark Falkner, great-grandfather of author William Faulkner and John Faulkner, was a prominent re ...

                                               

Rolling Fork, Mississippi

Thomas Y. Chaney located here in 1828, and was the first settler in the county. Deer Creek flows through the settlement, and Chaney called the place "Rolling Fork" because of the swiftness of the water at a fork in the creek there. A post office ...

                                               

Sardis, Mississippi

Sardis is a town in Panola County, Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the town population was 1.703. Sardis is one of two county seats for Panola County, Mississippi, the other is Batesville, on the south side of the Tallahatchie River.

                                               

Senatobia, Mississippi

Senatobia is a city in and the county seat of Tate County, Mississippi, and is the 16th largest municipality in the Memphis Metropolitan Area. The population was 8.165 at the 2010 census. Home senatobia Northwest Mississippi community College, in ...

                                               

Sumner, Mississippi

Sumner is a town in Tallahatchie County, Mississippi. The population was 407 at the 2000 census. Sumner is one of the two county seats of Tallahatchie County. It is located on the west side of the county and the Tallahatchie River, which runs thr ...

                                               

Tylertown, Mississippi

The town of Tylertown was first known as the Magee Settlement. It was settled by emigrants of the Magee and Thornhill families, who came from South Carolina. J. Thornhill acquired the first tract of land for the settlement on September 20, 1816, ...

                                               

Vaiden, Mississippi

Vaiden is a town in Carroll County, Mississippi, United States and its first county seat. The population was 734 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Greenwood, Mississippi micropolitan area.

                                               

Walthall, Mississippi

Walthall is located at 33°36′24″N 89°16′44″W 33.606588, -89.279000. According to the Bureau the U.S. census, the village has a total area of 1.0 square miles 2.6 km2, all land.

                                               

Water Valley, Mississippi

As of the census of 2000, there were 3.677 people, 1.470 households, and 961 families residing in the city. The population density was 523.2 people per square mile 201.9/km². There were 1.675 housing units at an average density of 238.3 per squar ...

                                               

Waynesboro, Mississippi

Waynesboro is located at 31°40′26″N 88°38′37″W 31.674026, -88.643553, just east of the Chickasawhay River. According to the Bureau of US census, the town has a total area of 6.7 square miles 17 km 2, of which 6.7 sq km 17 km 2 of Land and 0.15% i ...

                                               

West Point, Mississippi

West Point is a city in Clay County, Mississippi, in the Golden Triangle region of the state. The population was 11.307 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Clay County and the principal city of the West Point Micropolitan Statistical Are ...

                                               

Wiggins, Mississippi

Wiggins is a city in Stone County, Mississippi, United States. It is part of the Gulfport–Biloxi, Mississippi Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 4.390 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Stone County.

                                               

Williamsburg, Mississippi

Williamsburg is a small community in Covington County, Mississippi, that served as the county seat from 1829 until 1906. Train service was brought to an area nearby named Williamsburg Depot, which was renamed Collins. Williamsburg lost its status ...

                                               

Winona, Mississippi

Winona is a city in Montgomery County, Mississippi. The population was 5.043 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Montgomery County. Winona is known in the local area as "The Crossroads of North Mississippi" due to its central location at ...

                                               

Woodville, Mississippi

Woodville is a town in and the county seat of Wilkinson County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 1.096 at the 2010 census. In Woodville Republican, a weekly newspaper founded in 1823, is the oldest surviving business, and thus the o ...

                                               

St. Charles County Police Department

The St. Charles County Police Department is the primary and largest law enforcement agency serving St. Charles County, Missouri. The current Chief of Police is Colonel David Todd. According to the Charter of St. Charles County, the county police ...

                                               

Springfield Fire Department (MO)

The Springfield Fire Department is headed up by Fire Chief David Pennington who oversees all operations. The Springfield Fire Department is an ISO Class 2 rated department, one of only 5 in the state of Missouri. Department risk reduction communi ...

                                               

Ephraim Brevard Ewing

Ephraim Brevard Ewing was a Justice of the Supreme Court of Missouri from 1859 to 1861 and from January 1873 until his death that summer.

                                               

Albany, Missouri

Albany was originally called Athens, and under the latter name was platted in 1845. The present name is a transfer from Albany, New York, the native home of a local judge. A post office called Albany has been in operation since 1857. Public libra ...

                                               

Alton, Missouri

Alton was platted in 1859. The city was named after Alton, Illinois. A post office has been in operation in Alton since 1860. Alton was incorporated as a city in 1929. Greer mill was listed on the national register of historic places in 2005.

                                               

Ava, Missouri

Ava is the only incorporated city in Douglas County, Missouri, United States. The population was 2.993 at the 2010 census. Ava is the county seat of Douglas County. The city was founded in 1871. It was renamed Ava in 1881, the towns original name ...

                                               

Bethany, Missouri

The settlement of Harrison County began circa 1838, although the land was not surveyed and opened for entry until 1842. The county is named after Albert C. Harrison, a 19th-century Missouri political figure. Many of the early settlers to the area ...

                                               

Bolivar, Missouri

Bolivar began as a settlement around Keeling Spring, with the majority of settlers being from Hardeman County, Tennessee. The settlement became part of Greene County, Missouri when that county was organized in 1833. After the northern part of Gre ...

                                               

Buffalo, Missouri

Buffalo is a city in Dallas County, Missouri, United States. The population was 3.084 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Dallas County. Buffalo is part of the Springfield, Missouri Metropolitan area statistical.

                                               

California, Missouri

California is a city in Moniteau County, Missouri, United States. The 2010 census has the population at 4.278. It is the county seat of Moniteau County. California is the third largest city in the Jefferson City, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical ...

                                               

Camdenton, Missouri

Camdenton is a city in of Camden County, Missouri, United States. Its population was 3.718 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Camden County. The city is enveloped by the Lower Niangua arm of the Lake of the Ozarks and serves as a popula ...

                                               

Carrollton, Missouri

Carrollton is a city in Carroll County, Missouri, United States. Carrollton won the 2005 All-America City Award, given out annually by the National Civic League. The population was 3.784 at the 2010 census. The population is down 338 residents si ...

                                               

Cassville, Missouri

Cassville is a city in Flat Creek Township, Barry County, Missouri, United States. According to the 2010 census the population of Cassville was 3.266, and is estimated to have been 3.324 in 2018. Cassville is the primary market and job center for ...

                                               

Centerville, Missouri

Centerville is a city in Reynolds County, Missouri, United States, situated along the West Fork of the Black River. The population was 191 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Reynolds County.

                                               

Clayton, Missouri

Clayton is a city in and the county seat of St. Louis County, Missouri, United States, and borders the city of St. Louis. The population was 15.939 at the 2010 census. The city was organized in 1877 and is named after Ralph Clayton, who donated t ...

                                               

Clinton, Missouri

Clinton was laid out in 1836. The city was named for New York Governor DeWitt Clinton, a key promoter of the Erie Canal. A post office called Clinton has been in operation since 1850. On 26 June 2006, building on the Historic town square collapse ...

                                               

Doniphan, Missouri

The first settlement at Doniphan was made in the 1840s. The community was named for Alexander William Doniphan. A post office called Doniphan has been in operation since 1848. In 1900, Doniphan was the city of sunset, which prohibited African Ame ...

                                               

Eminence, Missouri

Eminence is a city in Shannon County, Missouri, United States. The population was 600 at the time of the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Shannon County.

                                               

Forsyth, Missouri

Forsyth is a city in Taney County, Missouri, United States. The population was 2.255 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Taney County. The town is part of the Branson, Missouri Micropolitan Statistical Area. Forsyth is located on Lake Ta ...

                                               

Fredericktown, Missouri

Fredericktown is a city in and the county seat of Madison County, Missouri, United States, in the northeastern foothills of the St. Francois Mountains. The population was 3.985 at the 2010 census. The city is surrounded on three sides by the east ...

                                               

Gainesville, Missouri

Gainesville was platted in 1841, taking its name from Gainesville, Georgia, the native home of a large share of the early settlers. Gainesville was designated county seat of Ozark County in 1857. A post office called Gainesville has been in opera ...

                                               

Galena, Missouri

Galena is a city in Stone County, Missouri, United States. The population was 440 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Stone County. Galena is part of the Branson, Missouri Micropolitan Statistical Area.

                                               

Grant City, Missouri

Grant City was laid out in 1864. The community has the name of General Ulysses S. Grant, afterward 18th President of the United States 1869–77. A post office called Grant City has been in operation since 1864. Worth County courthouse was listed o ...

                                               

Greenfield, Missouri

Greenfield was laid out in 1841, and named for the greenery of the original town site. A post office called Greenfield has been in operation since 1850. The new square are buildings built in the 1880-ies of bricks made in the Greenfield plant. Th ...

                                               

Greenville, Missouri

Greenville is a city located on U.S. Route 67 near the intersection with Route D and E in Wayne County, Missouri, United States, along the St. Francis River. The population was 511 at the 2010 census. Greenville was incorporated and founded as th ...

                                               

Hartville, Missouri

A post office called Hartville has been in operation since 1842. The community bears the name of Isaac Hart, a pioneer citizen. Most of the city was destroyed during the battle of Hartville in 1863. John of Weimar, who served two non-consecutive ...

                                               

Hermitage, Missouri

Hermitage is a city in Hickory County, Missouri, United States, on the Pomme de Terre River. The population was 467 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Hickory County. The John Siddles Williams House on Museum Street in Hermitage, on the ...

                                               

Hillsboro, Missouri

Hillsboro is a city in Jefferson County, Missouri, United States. The population was 2.821 at the 2010 census. Hillsboro is the county seat of Jefferson County.

                                               

Huntsville, Missouri

Huntsville is a city in Randolph County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1.564 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Randolph County.

                                               

Ironton, Missouri

Ironton is a city in Iron County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1.460 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Iron County, and is located 12 miles south of Belgrade.