Concord Baptist Church

The Concord Baptist Church in Forest, MS was reported by the Sovereignty Commission as being a hub of NAACP activity […]

Cross Burning

On May 5, 1965, two crosses were burnt on the property of Forest Industries Company and at the home of […]

Johnston, Earl

Earl Johnston lived most of his life in Forest, MS, and became the editor of the Scott County Times newspaper, […]

Negro Masonic Lodge

This all-black Masonic Lodge in Forest, MS, was accused by the Sovereignty Commission of being a hub of NAACP activity. […]

Scott County Data Dashboard

Demographic data that helps add context to many historical events.