The MS Department of Archives and History received a grant last year to digitize 100,000 pages of Mississippi newspapers!
MS Newspapers to be Digitized - click here to read more!
The digitized newspapers will be freely available on the Library of Congress Chronicling America site.
Chronicling America - Mississippi - click here!
So far the following newspapers are available:
Macon Beacon ( Noxubee County, MS) - new!
Woodville Republican (Wilkinson County, MS) - new!
The Memphis Appeal (Memphis, TN)
includes coverage of northern Mississippi
The site is continually updated, so check back often!