Alpine, Mississippi

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Alpine, Mississippi
Unincorporated community
Alpine, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Alpine, Mississippi
Alpine, Mississippi
Coordinates: 34°29′43″N 88°47′52″W / 34.49528°N 88.79778°W / 34.49528; -88.79778Coordinates: 34°29′43″N 88°47′52″W / 34.49528°N 88.79778°W / 34.49528; -88.79778
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Union
Elevation 420 ft (130 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 666235[1]

Alpine is an unincorporated community in Union County, Mississippi.[1]

The Bain Murders of 2012[edit]

On May 10, 2012, the bodies of Jo Ann Bain (31) and her oldest daughter Adrienne (14), who allegedly were murdered by Adam Christopher Mayes on April 27, 2012, were found buried in a shallow grave behind the mobile home of Mary Mayes, Adam's mother, in Alpine.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Alpine, Mississippi". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Suspected kidnapper Adam Mayes dead, 2 girls found unharmed". NBC News. May 11, 2012. Retrieved May 11, 2012.