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Mississippi Profile

Spelling the name of this state out loud is a catchy way to remember it, and a way to make sure you spell it correctly. The name "Mississippi" comes from an Indian word meaning "great waters" or "father of waters." Mississippi entered the Union as the 20th state in 1817. Considered part of the Deep South, Mississippi, with its rich soil and many rivers, is an agricultural state. The state flower is the fragrant magnolia blossom, and the capital is Jackson. ...Read more here: Mississippi - The Magnolia State

Capital City:
Magnolia State
Virtute et Armis (By valor and arms)
December 10, 1817 (20th)
Origin of State's Name:
Possible based on Chippewa Indian words "mici zibi," loosely meaning "great river" or "gathering in of all water"
Largest Cities:
Jackson, Biloxi, Greenville, Hattiesburg, Gulfport
Border States:
Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Tennessee
Land Area:
46,914 sq. mi.; 31st largest
State Bird:
State Flower:
Magnolia (magnolia grandiflora)
State Tree:
Magnolia ( magnolia grandiflora)
State Song:
Go Mis-sis-sip-pi

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Mississippi Schools

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Elementary Schools

Armstrong Elementary School
(662) 334-7121
528 Redbud Street
Greenville, MS 38701
East Tate Elementary School
(662) 562-4688
6832 East Tate Rd
Coldwater, MS 38618

Middle Schools

Baldwyn Middle School
(662) 365-1015
452 North Fourth Street
Baldwyn, MS 38824
Oxford Middle School
(662) 234-2288
501 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Oxford, MS 38655

High Schools

Okolona High School
(662) 447-2362
404 Winter Street
Okolona, MS 38860
Mendenhall High School
(601) 847-2411
207 Circle Drive
Mendenhall, MS 39114

Sex Offender Information for Mississippi

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Mississippi, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://sor.mdps.state.ms.us. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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