Places of Worship in the Mississippi Delta / Indianola,Mississippi
First Baptist Church

The Indianola Baptist Church, traditionally white, is a larger structure than the nearby Sunflower County Courthouse. Beside catfish and cotton, Indianola is known for Craig Claiborn, the food writer, B.B. King, the blues musician, and for the founding of the (White) Citizens Councils in 1954.

D. Gorton/2003