JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– MAE HELEN FLOWERS

    Born in Sardis, Mae Helen Flowers lived most of her life in the Oxford area. Affectionately known as 'Mae Helen', she worked the counter...

Made In Mississippi

  Bill Luckett currently practices with Luckett Tyner Law Firm, P.A. which has offices in Clarksdale and Sumner, Mississippi.  His major practice areas are civil...

JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– The First Family of Ole Miss

A number of Mississippi families are known for their collective contributions to Ole Miss sports, but perhaps none can equal the honors and achievements...

On Cooking Southern: Brisket and Latkes

Have a hearty Hanukkah By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Guilty as sin: REALLY REALLY GUILTY; as guilty as one can get. Deserving of capital punishment...

JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– The Grove in the Fog

"The Grove is the legendary tailgating area located at the center of the University of Mississippi campus. It is approximately ten acres in size,...

JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' – Gun Tags on Campus

Some Rebel sportsman will remember well the days of Ole Miss Gun Tags on campus. Ole Miss Alum George Lewis recalls, "When I first...

John Cofield's Oxford & Ole Miss –– Showing the Red & Blue in Afghanistan

  Ole Miss alumni display their Rebel pride wherever they are. Even if they are in the middle of a war zone. Here University of Mississippi...

John Cofield's 'Oxford & Ole Miss' –– Mayor Leslie 'Holding Court'

  The Mayor (John Leslie) "holding court" in the back of Leslie's Drug Store. From left, white shirt with back to camera is Coach "Country"...

On Cooking Southern: Sweet Potatoes

How sweet it is! By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Gooder’n grits: It doesn’t get much better than this. Think 2012 Egg Bowl! ON COOKING SOUTHERN: Sweet...

Rosemary Shortbread

Years ago, when I was in Kentucky for my cousin Neal’s wedding --- he is now a football coach at Texas Tech --- his...