Miss. highway may be named for Emmett Till
1 decade ago ago
JACKSON, Miss., Feb. 11 (UPI) -- The Mississippi Senate has approved a measure renaming a section of highway for Emmett Till, the 14-year old black youth murdered by bigots in 1955.
Under the measure, which must still pass the state House, a section of U.S. Route 49 between Leflore and