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New Game in Town! Area Code "662 Rocks"

May 19th, 2017

MS residents are invited to participate in the fun, trendy and inspirational "hide and seek" rock movement, painting and hiding rocks in unexpected places! Great fun for all ages! read more »

Future Home of of DeSoto County Veteran Park

April 27th, 2017

The first Veterans Park, located at the DeSoto County Tourism Visitor Center Greenway Trail in Southaven. read more »

Unknown Child Foundation Campaign

April 17th, 2017

The Unknown Child Foundation plans for a completed sculpture to be placed in a park setting on the grounds of the Circle G. Ranch in Horn Lake, MS. 1.5 million pennies were collected by area schoolchildren to represent each of the 1.5 million children who perished in the Holocaust. read more »

First DeSoto County, MS Little Free Library

December 30th, 2016

Did you know there is a "Little Free Library" at Latimer Lakes Park in Horn Lake, MS? read more »

James Meredith Freedom Trail Marker

November 18th, 2016

Civil rights leader James Meredith was honored in Hernando, Mississippi, November 10, 2016 for his March against Fear. The Mississippi Freedom Trail unveiled its 24th marker near the spot where Meredith was shot in 1966. read more »

DeSoto County Tourism awarded 2016 CVB of the Year!

September 21st, 2016

DeSoto County Tourism received the CVB Tourism Office of the Year at the MS Governor's Conference on Tourism held in Natchez.  read more »

Memphis Magazine Article on Circle G Ranch

August 15th, 2016

Circle G Ranch, formerly owned by Elvis Presley is located in Horn Lake, MS, which is just minutes from Memphis, TN.  read more »

Tanger Outlets Southaven!

August 1st, 2016

Tanger Outlets Southaven is a great place for shopping, with over 70 stores! read more »

Mississippi Magazine Small Town Spotlight

July 1st, 2016

Mississipi Magazine's July/August issue, Travel & Adventure section, features DeSoto County, Southaven, MS! read more »

Wall Street Journal Article on Melissa Cookston

May 19th, 2016

WSJ article May 18, 2016 is about The Most Decorated Woman in Competitive Barbecue. read more »