J.E. (Evon) Smith is now in his 26th year or service as the Mayor of the City of Bay Springs.
Prior to his election as Mayor in 1989, he served eight years as an Alderman on the City Board.
Mayor Smith has maintained a beautiful environment in Bay Springs with on-going city improvements and additions.
The city continues to have a thriving business and industrial community.
Thanks to our Mayor for his hard work and dedication over the years.
Mayor J. E. (Evon) Smith
Randy James, City Clerk
Rhonda Dyess, Deputy Clerk
Cynthia Johnson, Deputy Clerk
Board of Aldermen
Ward One - Steve Breland has served the citizens of Ward One for 20 years since being elected in July, 1993.
Ward Two - Mike Lucas has served the citizens of Ward Two since his election in July, 1997. Prior to being elected an Alderman, Lucas served the community as its Fire Chief for ten years.
Ward Three - James L. (Jimmy) Nix is the longest-serving member of the Board of Aldermen. He was first elected in July, 1969 serving at-large until 1985 when the city was divided into five wards. He was again elected in 1988 and is now in his 25th year of public service. Nix was elected by his peers as Mayor Pro-Tem and has also served as Fire Chief for a number of years.
Ward Four - Ron Keyes was elected to serve the citizens in Ward Four in 2013 and is now in his first term of office.
Ward Five - Bob Cook was elected to serve the citizens in Ward Five in 1985 and is now in his seventh term of office.
Municipal Judge - Lillous Shoemaker
Board Attorney - Joseph Sims
City of Bay Springs Board Meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm.
Bay Springs lies at the intersection of 4 state highways, Hwy 15, 18, 528, and 531. The city's convenient location gives us a daily high volume of traffic.
Bay Springs also has unique transportation opportunities, we have a local small airport and railway service.
We welcome new business and residents to Bay Springs, Mississippi. We are a unique
city with a healthy business environment. Please visit and see what our government, citizens, and town have to offer you! Bay Springs is a special place.