Conner, Douglas

Douglas Conner was a doctor and activist in Oktibbeha County. Conner was born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi (Forrest County), in 1920. […]

Gutman, Jeremiah

Jeremiah Gutman was a lawyer and activist during the Civil Rights Movement. Gutman was born in Brooklyn, New York. Gutman […]

Hutchinson, Flavou

Flavous Hutchinson was a law professor and writer on the civil rights movement. Hutchinson was born in 1923 in Tupelo, […]

Marszalek, John and Jeanne

John F. Marszalek graduated from Canisius College and the University of Notre Dame. A member of the Mississippi State University […]

Oktibbeha County Data Dashboard

Demographic data that helps add context to many historical events.

Oktibbeha County Race Relations Team

The Oktibbeha County Race Relations Team was created in 1993 as part of the Tennessee Valley Authority’s Quality Community Initiative. […]