Alpine, Mississippi

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Alpine, Mississippi
Alpine, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Alpine, Mississippi
Alpine, Mississippi
Alpine, Mississippi is located in the United States
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
CountryUnited States
StateMississippi
CountyUnion
Elevation
420 ft (130 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)662
GNIS feature ID666235[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]

References[edit]

  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. Archived from the original on 2012-07-18. Retrieved May 11, 2012.