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May 04, 2017

Historic Jefferson College will host the tenth annual Great Big Yam Potatoes Old-Time Music Gathering and Fiddle Contest on Friday, May 19, and Saturday, May 20.

April 25, 2017

The traveling exhibit Magna Carta: Enduring Legacy 1215-2015 will be at the Old Capitol Museum through Sunday, April 30.

April 12, 2017

Thieves have vandalized the nearly two-hundred-year-old Shaifer House in Claiborne County, making off with four wooden support beams and damaging interior flooring and walls.

March 08, 2017

The Mississippi Historical Society presented its award for the best history book to Jason Morgan Ward for "Hanging Bridge: Racial Violence and America’s Civil Rights Century."

February 17, 2017

MDAH is accepting applications for the Medgar and Myrlie Evers Research Scholars Program, which supports the use of primary resources documenting the Civil Rights Movement at the state archives in Jackson.