Around Smith County

UPDATE!!!  The “Sell and Swap” that was scheduled for Saturday, June 19, at the Seminary Depot has been canceled due to pending weather conditions.  It will be rescheduled at a later date.

Covington County Historical & Genealogical Society will hold a “Swap or Sell” on Saturday, June 19, 2021, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Seminary Depot in Seminary, MS.


Pineville Leaf River Cemetery Association will be having a meeting on Sunday, June 13, 2021, at 2:00 PM at Pineville-Leaf River Baptist Church in Pineville, MS.

05/03/2021 – Graduation is approaching…Smith County School District will be hosting graduation exercises this month for 2021 graduates at Raleigh High School, Taylorsville Attendance Center and Mize Attendance Center.  Congratulations to all the Smith County Graduates and their families!  Dates and times to be announced soon.  Please contact school offices with questions regarding COVID-19 protocols.

04/21/2021FREE ONLINE EVENT!  Saturday, April 24, 2021, 10:00 AM CDT:  The Fort Dearborn Chapter SAR will present a FREE Genealogy Workshop with D. Joshua Taylor entitled “Strategies to Find & Use Vital Records Substitutes”.  The event will be presented online and is free to attend…no membership required.  Find more information or register for the event here:

04/19/2021Military History Books are still available!  Purchase online at our Book Shop and locally at the Raleigh Public Library.  Questions?  Contact Us