Dahmers donate parts of truck to civil rights museum

June 11, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

HATTIESBURG – (AP) The family of slain voting rights leader Vernon Dahmer is donating a bullet-riddled truck to the Mississippi civil rights museum. Dahmer’s widow, Ellie Dahmer, told the Hattiesburg […]

Civil rights history tour in Hattiesburg

April 17, 2012 in Education, Entertainment, News, Statewide News, Top Stories

HATTIESBURG – (AP) A new audio driving tour highlights 15 locations that played a crucial part in Mississippi civil rights, including a 1964 drive to register black voters in the […]