Capital/Metro Area

Local Info and History


Hinds: est. 1821; pop. 245,285

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Bolton: pop. 567

Byram: pop. 7,386

Clinton: pop. 25,216

Edwards: pop. 1,347

Learned: pop. 94

Raymond (CS): pop. 1,933

Terry: pop. 1,063

Utica: pop. 820


The History of Terry

The History of Clinton

The History of Utica

The History of Raymond

The Byram Swinging Bridge

One Couple and Their Fourteen Children

Local Info and History


Madison: est. 1828; pop. 95,203

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Canton (CS): pop. 13,189

Flora: pop. 1,546

Madison: pop. 24,841

Ridgeland: pop. 24,047


The History of Canton

A Haunting at Chapel of the Cross

Mule Jail Trail

Local Info and History


Rankin: est. 1828; pop. 141,617

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Brandon (CS): pop. 21,705

Florence: pop. 4,141

Flowood: pop. 7,823

Pearl: pop. 25,092

Pelahatchie: pop. 1,461

Richland: pop. 6,027


The Mt. Creek Comunity

One Antebellum Schoolhouse

The Road to Old Fannin

Rambling through Time via Value Road

Local Info and History


Simpson: est. 1824; pop. 27,503

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Braxton: pop. 181

D'Lo: pop. 394

Magee: pop. 5,019

Mendenhall (CS) pop. 2,555


Early Simpson County & Westville/Pinola

The History of Braxton

The History of D’Lo

Mississippi’s Tallest Totem Pole