Taylorsville, Mississippi in Smith County is a lovely rural town nestled near the beautiful Leaf River and located south centrally within the state. Taylorsville lies at the intersection of 3 State Highways 37, 28, 531. We have a heavy traffic flow, and claim most of the industry found in Smith County. Taylorsville is a thriving business community with an active Chamber of Commerce, a large Industrial Park and lots of southern hospitality. You're invited to visit our town and see what we have to offer!
The Town of Taylorsville is happy to welcome another new business now open on Front Street. “Blacktags”, a new clothing boutique held its ribbon cutting on February 26th at 2:00 P.M. Omekia Ducksworth, owner, invites you to visit Blacktag Boutique and see whats new in fashion. Blacktag’s hours are Wednesday thru Saturday, from 10:00 A.M. until 7:00 P.M.
Pictured above are: Owner, Omekia Ducksworth, Husband, Fredrick Ducksworth, Daughters, Qua, Keosha, Shae, and Lana Ducksworth, Father-in-law, Raymond Crosby, Brothers, Rodney and Stacy Brown Friend, Felicia Marshall , Darrel Temple, Hilda Powell, Newt Ishee, Ray Lancaster, Rosalyn Glenn, and Janette Brewer.
At left is Velocity Fitness, owned by Brent Chennault. Velocity offers monthly or yearly memberships to individuals and families. They have free weights, machines, and cardio equipment, whatever you need to get in shape! Hours are 5am to 9pm Monday-Friday and 8am to 12pm on Saturday. Join now to enter the “Biggest Loser Contest”
Wells Discount Flooring & More, pictured above and at right, is owned by Robbie Wells. He sells and installs carpet, flooring, counter tops, ceramic tile, cabinets, and much more. Call 601-735-7513 or come into the store to discuss your interior construction and decorating needs.
Town Officials Receive Certificates from MML
On December 4, 2014 the mayor and two board members received certificates from the Mississippi Municipal League. Janette Brewer, Alderman, Professional Development Level, Mayor Rosalyn Glenn, Advanced Level, and Dennis Robinson, Alderman, Basic Level. The Certified Municipal Officials program utilizes existing opportunities such as conferences and special meetings along with specially crafted courses to provide meaningful, informative, and useful information on topics that will expand the elected official’s knowledge and capabilities.
David Gamble , a representative from Woodmen of the World Lodge #338 presented a check of $500.00 to the Taylorsville Volunteer Fire Dept. Don Chennault, Fire Chief, expressed his thanks to Mr. Gamble for the donation from WOW Lodge #338 to the Taylorsville Volunteer Fire Dept.
The Town of Taylorsville has purchased a new police vehicle. Officer Brad White goes on patrol in a new Dodge Charger. Thanks to our local police force for doing an excellent job and keeping Taylorsville safe.
Full time Taylorsville Police officers are:
Chief Gabe Horn