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April 20, 2018

MDAH has awarded grants totaling more than $63,000 to ten preservation projects in Certified Local Government communities across the state. Amounts range from $1,250 for the development of an interactive website that interprets Boonville’s historic district to $12,500 to continue the rehabilitation of the Weinberg House in Greenville.

April 05, 2018

A work about the creation of the radical state history textbook has won the Mississippi Historical Society’s award for the best Mississippi history book of 2017.

April 05, 2018

Lonnie G. Bunch III, founding director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, will be the 2018 Medgar Wiley Evers Lecture Series speaker.

March 27, 2018

In observance of the fiftieth anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., FedEx Corporation is providing free admission to the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and the Museum of Mississippi History on Wednesday, April 4.

March 06, 2018

A Rankin County instructor has been named Mississippi’s outstanding history teacher by the Mississippi Historical Society.