Fun Fact: John Perkins

John Perkins
John Perkins

John Perkins SCE 9-27-2006 MGCCCJohn Perkins Confederate Dead Registry

John Perkins is the man for whom the community of Perkinston is named. After serving in the Confederate army, he became one of the homesteaders in South Mississippi. His home remains (in an expanded form) in the community today. See Len Blackwell’s The Perk Paperboy. This portrait was donated by his family to the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.

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Old Firehouse Museum Wiggins

This is the public website for the Old Firehouse Museum, the official museum for Wiggins and Stone County, Mississippi,