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Mississippi Valley State leads efforts to place historical marker commemorating Fannie Lou Hamer at Sunflower County Courthouse

ITTA BENA, MS – After months of intense planning, a group from Mississippi Valley State University (MVSU) has received approval to proceed with a project that will erect the first historical marker commemorating the historic stance taken by Fannie Lou Hamer to ensure voting rights for all Americans, according to the University. MVSU Associate Professor… Continue reading Mississippi Valley State leads efforts to place historical marker commemorating Fannie Lou Hamer at Sunflower County Courthouse