Saturday, January 20, 2018

Thursday’s Top Tune Throwback: Manfred Mann’s “Doo Wah Diddy Diddy”

September, 1964 - An English band, led by Manfred Mann, Tom McGuinness, Mike Hugg, Mike Vickers, and vocalist Paul Jones was atop Billboard with...

Mitchell: When Will Trump Voters Say Enough Is Enough?

What are you willing to look past to get what you want? It’s a great question. Consciously or not, we ask and answer it almost...

Thursday’s Top Tune Throwback: The Hollies “The Air That I Breathe”

This week, we're turning the dial back to 1974 to a song made famous by The Hollies and pre-recorded by Phil Everly. The Hollies enjoyed...

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: Leonard and Isabelle Levy

Standing with Kaye Bryant at the Thacker Mountain event at Southside when Milly West told me she had taken this shot and offered it...

Mitchell: A Spark of Life Possible for the Yazoo Pumps Project

In the financial world, an annuity is an investment that pays out cash installments — often for a lifetime. In the world of Mississippi...

Board and Brush Receives Rave Reviews from Clientele

Ever since Board and Brush Creative Studio opened its doors in the Corner Mall at 1525 University Ave., customers have been creating unique, wooden...

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: Sardis Lake and Faulkner’s Sailboat

Out of the public eye, William Faulkner loved to sail his 19-foot sailboat, The Ring Dove, at Sardis Reservoir near Oxford. He bought the boat...

Mitchell: Starting the New Year with a List (of Grievances)

Jolly Rancher-flavored Pop Tarts. The very thought is disgusting. Kind of like crushed peppermint on scrambled eggs. Happy 2018! Many people start new years with lists,...

Top Stories of 2017: Historian Looks Back at Oxford During Civil War

Starke Miller, a local historian who specializes in the Civil War, reintroduces a chapter of Oxford history that over time has "gone with the wind."...

Top Stories of 2017: Kappa Delta House Director Raises the Bar on Southern Charm

  Once you get to know Kappa Delta Sorority House Director Sue "Shug" Hodge, it's easy to understand why the KDs excel at Ole Miss....