February 7, 2009: Old Capitol Museum opens to public after restoration

Old Capitol Museum
Old Capitol Museum

Learn more at the Old Capitol Museum website.

May 2009: Former governor Ray Mabus appointed Secretary of the Navy

The Ackerman native served as governor of Mississippi from 1988 to 1992. He was appointed United States Ambassador to Saudi Arabia by President Bill Clinton in 1994 and served until 1996.

Previous: 2008

Next: 2010