Sunday, January 22, 2017

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: Buckner’s Trestle Tragedies

The first time I read about old Buckner's Trestle south of town, and the two tragedies that happened there some 58 years apart, I...

Coopwood: In Search of Family

I never knew much about the Coopwood side of my family when I was growing up. Daddy’s father abruptly left one day when he...

Ole Miss Musings: Dean Will Norton, Jr…. Common Sense Applied to Education

Ole Miss continues to hit on all cylinders academically speaking, and the Meek School of Journalism and New Media is one of the hottest...

Other States Choose Sovereignty, But Not Mississippi?

For decades, Congress has inched onto lawmaking turf that once belonged to states. When it comes to establishing a minimum wage, the trend has...

An Interview with Dr. Alison Ross: Just What “Family” Means at Ross Family Dental

HottyToddy.com had the pleasure recently to interview a dynamic young dentist, entrepreneur and Ole Miss alum, Dr. Alison Ross. Her story is inspiring as...

Steve Vassallo: Ole Miss Musings Featuring Sharon Vitter

  Sharon Vitter is already making an impact here in Oxford and in the Ole Miss family. The wife of Chancellor Vitter has a contagious...

Kids’ Page Provides Definitions Worth Reviewing

It’s not often that the Kids’ Page, a syndicated feature printed in some newspapers, inspires a grownup, but it can happen. Last week’s page...

The Top Ten Broadway Show Tunes Ever

Before the critics commence, as John sang once upon a time "Give Peace A Chance." It's hard to argue with these ten selections; however,...

Vassallo: Ole Miss Coeds Should Receive A Special Recognition this Valentine’s

Have you ever stopped to think what makes all those wonderful fall Saturdays in the Grove so special. It's not only the weather, the...
Jeff McManus

Inaugural Landscaping Camp Will Help Oxonians Beautify Their Yards

The Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce along with the Economic Development Foundation are hosting the "inaugural" Landscaping Camp here in Oxford in late May...