Historical events

Year in review 2020: historic events in Mississippi

MOSELLE, Mademoiselle (WDAM) – 2020 has been a year we won’t forget and one for the history books. One of the biggest stories of this year, the COVID-19 pandemic. In March, Mississippi reported its first case of the coronavirus and in April, Governor Tate Reeves issued a statewide shelter-in-place order for Magnolia state. “Please stay […]

Historical events

5 historical events that happened at Christmas

Who’s ready for the holiday cheer? Christmas has been a federal holiday since 1870, so we’re used to having a few days off with the family and drinking too much eggnog. However, Christmas was not always such a big celebration. Throughout most of human history, prominent politicians have not let pesky vacations get in the […]