New senior center opens in Oak Grove

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Senior citizens living in the Oak Grove Community of Lamar County now have a new place to go for all sorts of activities just for them. Today, the Oak Grove Senior Center officially opened on West 4th Street.

It has a large dining hall, a veterans assistance center and an outdoor walking track. The facility was built in part, with a matching grant from the Mississippi Development Authority.

It will be run by Pearl River Valley Opportunity, Incorporated.

3 other Lamar County senior centers are located in Sumrall, Purvis and Lumberton.

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