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Mississippi Delta

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Courtesy of the U.S. Civil Rights Trail

“The line that brings all these sites together is, what happened here changed the world.” more

Getaways

All year long we’re inviting everyone who has ever opened a copy of Country Roads to share their story with us. more

People & Places

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C.C. Lockwood

One Lake, a controversial flood control plan along the Upper Pearl River, worries the parishes and counties downstream more

, Knowing Nature

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Courtesy of Duvall Decker Architects

Contemporary architects reveal favorite recent projects more

House & Home

The merchants who sold items to police that Sunday—December 9, 1973—had done so in violation of Mississippi’s “blue law,” a 150-year-old law that restricted what businesses could sell on the Lord’s Day. more

History

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Mike Stanton

Micro-memoirs by Mississippi Poet Laureate Beth Ann Fennelly more

Literature

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Courtesy of Michael Schulze

In an authentic Mississippi juke joint, Jimmy "Duck" Holmes minds his legacy more

Visual & Performing Arts

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Marshall Blevins

Artist Marshall Blevins celebrates two centuries of Mississippi with mules, Muppets, and more. more

History

A series of art exhibits celebrate the Mississippi bicentennial. more

People & Places

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Photo by Jeffrey Dubinsky

Buying an old house led Dudley Gattis to unearth its scandalous past and befriend a 102-year-old lady more

House & Home

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Photo by Erin Austen Abbott

Rustic pizza and new roots in small-town Mississippi more

Restaurants

Rodney, Mississippi

Photo by Janie Fortenberry

The past presses in more

Outdoor Adventures

Daffodil Valley at Afton Villa Gardens

Photo by Dr. Chris Werner

Four options for enjoying our favorite time of year more

House & Home

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Courtesy of the Grammy Museum

In the cradle of American music more

People & Places

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Photo by Ernest Monceaux

Favorites from Dale Irvin's decade of wandering more

Outdoor Adventures 1 Comments

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Photo by Keith Benoist

A photograph by Keith Benoist more

Relics Photo Project

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Source: legaciesalive.com

A feat no one's ever achieved before more

People & Places

The progression of America’s birthday bang-up more

History

Six driving-distance escapes from the everyday more

Getaways

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Photo by Nalini Raghavan

Literary riches and destination dining in Mississippi's capital more

Getaways