Lamar County: county-wide cleanup on Saturday

Lamar County: county-wide cleanup on Saturday
“County Wide Day Out Against Litter" flier/Photo credit: Lamar Co.
Photo credit: Lamar Co.
Photo credit: Lamar Co.

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - On Saturday in Lamar County is the "County Wide Day Out Against Litter," and anyone can join in and help out.

The Lamar County Board of Supervisors, town of Sumrall, Lumberton and Purvis will all pitch in for the county-wide Cleanup Day.

Registration starts at 9 a.m. in the parking lots of Community Centers and voting precincts in Lumberton, Sumrall, Pine Grove, Richburg and Arnold Line.

Noon is when the cleanup event will wrap up.

After the cleanup, food and refreshments, presentations and awards will be held at the Oak Grove Optimist Ball Park on Hegwood Road, just south of U.S. Hwy 98.

All participants must sign a waiver, and anyone under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information, click here to contact Joseph "Jody" Waits, County Administrator at 601-794-8504 or email him here.