About PicayunePicayune was named by Eliza Jane Poitevent Nicholson, who owned and edited a New Orleans newspaper that sold for a picayune, a half dime. Portraits and antiques formerly owned by a wealthy local family are displayed in the Margaret Reed Crosby Memorial Library at 900 Goodyear Blvd.; phone (601)798-5081.
Visitor Centers Greater Picayune Area Chamber of Commerce 201 US11N Picayune, MS 39466. Phone:(601)798-3122
Things to Do The Crosby Arboretum
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