The Memphis Area

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Pre-Mississippi History

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Snapshot: The Tunica People

Blog: The Chickasaw Nation

DeSoto County

Local Info and History


DeSoto: est. 1836; pop. 161,252

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Hernando: (CS) pop. 14,090

Horn Lake: pop. 26,066

Olive Branch: pop. 33,484

Southaven: pop. 48,982

Walls: pop. 1,162


Blog: Memphis and the Mississippi Delta

Marshall County

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Dining


Things to See and Do

Local Info and History


Marshall: est, 1836; pop. 37,144

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Byhalia: pop. 1,302

Holly Springs: (CS) pop. 7,699

Potts Camp: pop. 494

Tate County

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Dining

Things to See and Do 

Local Info and History 


Tate: est. 1873, pop. 28,886

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Cold Water: pop. 1,684

Senatobia: (CS) pop. 8,165

Tunica County

Local Info and History


The County: est. 1836; pop. 10,778

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The Town: (CS) pop. 1,030