Aldermen Approve Ellisville Beer Sales

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

Ellisville aldermen have cleared the way for the sale of beer and light wine within city limits. Aldermen approved an ordinance Tuesday.

Residents of the Jones County town voted 367-313 in October to repeal the city's alcohol ban.

The Hattiesburg American reports that the ordinance permits the sale of beer and light wine on Sundays between 1 p.m. and midnight.

Monday through Saturday hours are from 7 a.m. and midnight. Restaurants are allowed to sell beer between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m.

Businesses selling beer must be at least 300 feet away from churches and schools.

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  • by LetsGetWasted Location: Ellisville on Nov 4, 2009 at 10:37 PM
    Heres to all the real drinkers of Ellisville!!!......Solute, now lets all get WASTED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Party Party Party
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