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35 Mississippi Facts They Never Taught You In School These are some amazing facts about Mississippi which you have never heard of. Mississippi is a great place to live in and have fun with your family.

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from OnlyInYourState

13 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the State of Mississippi

The University of Mississippi is known for a great number of things, but most people don’t know that the college is actually home to an important piece of history. That’s right; an antique Biblical manuscript, which is known to be America’s oldest existing book, is kept right here in Mississippi.

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Back in 1936 more than 216 people were killed in Tupelo, Mississippi, in one of the deadliest tornadoes in history. One of the survivors of this deadly tornado was fifteen-month-old Elvis Presley.

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from Matador Network

10 surprising facts about Tupelo, Mississippi

Samsung announces its first-ever concert series called Live @ 837 at its new Manhattan storefront with a performance from Diplo and a surprise appearance from Gwen Stefani.

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Want a fun way to learn more about ZTA's history? Gamma Zeta Chapter (Mississippi State University) hosts Throwback Thursdays on Facebook to post interesting facts about our history and founders!

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Facts about Battle Of Vicksburg (aka Siege Of Vicksburg), a major Civil War Battle during the American Civil War The Battle of Vicksburg, Mississippi, also called the Siege of Vicksburg, was the culmination of a long land and naval campaign by Union forces to capture a key strategic position during the American Civil War. President [...]

from Matador Network

14 facts about North Carolina that will surprise you

From the Appalachians to the Atlantic, with a history as rich in barbecue as it is in the Revolutionary War, North Carolina tells a complex story. #visitnc

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Did you know that Overland Park was the site of the first airplane flight west of the Mississippi? Read this post to learn more interesting facts about Overland Park's history.

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