Hardy, John W.

John W. Hardy, an active member of SNCC during the sixties, worked to establish a voter registration school in 1961 at Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Walthall County. Hardy was pistol whipped by the Election Registrar in Walthall after attempting […]

Magee, Ruby

Ruby Magee, born in Tylertown, Mississippi, became active in the civil rights movement during the early sixties while she was a student and Jackson State College. Working along side other activists, such as James Meredith, Ruby was involved in many […]

Walthall County Data Dashboard

Demographic data that helps add context to many historical events.