Old Courthouse Museum offering “fee free” Saturdays for teachers

Published 4:37 pm Tuesday, September 6, 2022

From 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Saturdays in September, the Old Court House Museum is offering fee free days for teachers.

Bubba Bolm, who serves as the museum curator, said he is hoping this will be an incentive to get teachers in.

“It’s been a while since we have had local school groups visit the museum,” Bolm said, therefore with the fee free days, he is hoping this will give teachers the opportunity to see what the museum has to offer.

Sign up for The Vicksburg Post's free newsletter

Receive daily headlines and obituaries

Bolm said schools outside of Vicksburg have been visiting.

“We would especially encourage teachers who are teaching history to bring their students in for a field trip,” Bolm said.

The Old Court House Museum is located at 1008 Cherry St. For more information, visit oldcourthouse.org.

About Terri Cowart Frazier

Terri Frazier was born in Cleveland. Shortly afterward, the family moved to Vicksburg. She is a part-time reporter at The Vicksburg Post and is the editor of the Vicksburg Living Magazine, which has been awarded First Place by the Mississippi Press Association. She has also been the recipient of a First Place award in the MPA’s Better Newspaper Contest’s editorial division for the “Best Feature Story.”

Terri graduated from Warren Central High School and Mississippi State University where she received a bachelor’s degree in communications with an emphasis in public relations.

Prior to coming to work at The Post a little more than 10 years ago, she did some freelancing at the Jackson Free Press. But for most of her life, she enjoyed being a full-time stay at home mom.

Terri is a member of the Crawford Street United Methodist Church. She is a lifetime member of the Vicksburg Junior Auxiliary and is a past member of the Sampler Antique Club and Town and Country Garden Club. She is married to Dr. Walter Frazier.

“From staying informed with local governmental issues to hearing the stories of its people, a hometown newspaper is vital to a community. I have felt privileged to be part of a dedicated team at The Post throughout my tenure and hope that with theirs and with local support, I will be able to continue to grow and hone in on my skills as I help share the stories in Vicksburg. When asked what I like most about my job, my answer is always ‘the people.’

email author More by Terri Cowart