Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Paris in Summer: A Hearty Taste Of Home & Tours With Your Own Concierge

By Ellis Nassour, Ole Miss alum and noted arts journalist and author If, as is often stated, breakfast is the most important meal of the day,...

Around Oxford In 7 Instagrams

In the middle of packing, so I thought I'd share my first shelfie before everything was boxed up. • #bookstagram...

When I’m Sixty-Four…Please, Please Me…Make That 75

The greatest musical talent of all time just turned 75 on June 18th and is still going strong. Sir James Paul McCartney who was...

Thacker Mountain Radio Kicks Off Bicentennial Weekend At The Lyric

The Thacker Mountain Radio Hour will perform a special Mississippi Bicentennial edition of the show this Friday, June 23 at 7 p.m. at The...

Craig Ray And Tourism Team Bring Focus To Mississippi Bicentennial With Oxford Events

After serving as the Tourism Director for the State of Mississippi under Governor Haley Barbour, current Tourism Director, Craig Ray switched gears and joined...

YAC Offers Digital Photography Workshop

In the age of Social Media and Smart Phones, pictures are becoming increasingly popular and more accessible.  More and more people are becoming interested...

Governor’s Concert at Mississippi Bicentennial North Returns Indoors

Due to the threat of inclement weather from Tropical Storm Cindy, the Governor’s Concert at the Mississippi Bicentennial Celebration North on Saturday, June 24...

North Mississippi Hill Country Picnic Lets Blues Culture Shine

The 2017 North Mississippi Hill Country Picnic will be held June 23 and June 24, 2017, at the Betty Davis barbecue in Waterford, MS....

Book Review: “Camino Island,” By John Grisham

In Camino Island, John Grisham’s thirtieth novel and thirty-second book (thirty-eighth if you count children’s books), two different stories are dovetailed together.  One is...

OHS Theatre Director Discusses Alumni Production Of COMPANY

Tomorrow night, over 60 Oxford High School Theatre Program alumni will take the stage to perform Stephen Sondheim’s COMPANY in the Kayla Sue Mize...

Oxford Theatre Alumni Return Home to Perform Stephen Sondheim’s COMPANY

Oxford Theatre Alumni Return Home to Perform Stephen Sondheim’s COMPANY and Benefit Current Oxford High School Theatre Over 60 Oxford High School (OHS) Theatre Program...

Book Review: “Between Them: Remembering My Parents,” By Richard Ford

In 1987, Richard Ford published “My Mother, In Memory,” a novella-length memoir of his mother.   At the time, Ford had recently drawn attention with...
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‘Goodnight Market’ Brings Art, Music and Food To The Old Armory Pavilion

  Goodnight Market' is a summer series of nighttime markets that will begin Friday, June 16 at the Old Armory Pavilion. These markets will combine...

Charleston Arts Center To Host “Art Across Mississippi” Bicentennial Celebration

The Charleston Arts and Revitalization Effort will host an opening reception for the Narratives of the Land exhibition on Friday, June 16, 2017 from...

Around Oxford In 7 Instagrams

  Sometimes I have to pinch myself to believe it's real that I actually live here. ❤️#oxfordms #oxfordlife #oxonian A post shared by Leslie McCormick (@lesliepmccormick)...