Saturday, January 20, 2018

Lafayette County Literacy Council to Host Kids’ Trivia Sunday

The Lafayette County Literacy Council will host the inaugural Junior Genius Trivia event at Tallahatchie Gourmet on Sunday, Jan. 21, at 2:30 p.m. With teams of up...

Lafayette County Supervisors Approve First-Ever Zoning Ordinance

The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors approved their first-ever county zoning ordinance Thursday after hearing the public's final comments during a recessed meeting. "This has...

Emmerich: State Lottery a Potential “Enterprise of Destruction”

As King Solomon proclaimed in Ecclesiastes, there is nothing new under the sun. Mississippi is thinking about a state lottery. This debate goes way...

Civil Matters, Shoplifting, and More in Today’s Crime Report

Oxford police responded to the following calls: 911 hang up, two abandon vehicle, five alarms, two ambulance assists, two civil matters, disturbing the peace, seven...

Weekend at the Movies: Here’s What’s Showing Now at Malco (with Trailers)!

Wanting to know what new movies are playing at the local theaters this week? HottyToddy.com is proud to bring you a sneak preview from...

OPD Arrests Man for Allegedly Photographing for Lewd Purpose

Oxford Police Department (OPD) arrested Michael McEwen, 29 of Oxford, on Thursday for secretly photographing for lewd purpose or invading the privacy for photographing. On...

Living Music Institute Hosts Leading Opera Soprano

The Living Music Resource at the University of Mississippi is holding its inaugural Living Music Institute this weekend. This intensive opera aria workshop includes a residency...

Annexation: City of Oxford Could be Expanded to Include Additional 12 Square Miles

As Oxford continues to grow, the city limits may soon be expanded. Mike Slaughter of Slaughter and Associates, an urban planning consulting firm, presented an...

Motivational Speaker to Keynote Ole Miss PULSE Conference

A group of University of Mississippi sophomores will kick off 2018 this weekend by attending PULSE – Preparing Undergraduate Leaders, a Student Experience –...

Nancy Dupont Named Top Journalism Educator

For the second year in a row, the Meek School of Journalism and New Media has been recognized as home to a top journalism...

UM Alumni to Auction Off Antique Tractors in Como

Ole Miss alumni Jim and Sarah Ainsworth will auction off their collection of 1956-58 John Deere tractors to the highest bidder at 8:45 a.m., Saturday,...

False Pretense, Reckless Driving, and More in Today’s Crime Report

Oxford police responded to the following calls: 911 hang up, abandon vehicle, three alarms, civil matter, elderly assist, false pretense, two fire department assist, motorist...

Q&A with Dean Will Norton: Teaching the Next Generation of Journalists

As dean of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media, Will Norton, Jr., provides an environment intended to help University of Mississippi students...

Saturday’s Indoor Yard Sale Will Bring Community Together at Oxford Conference Center

  Call it the “mother of all yard sales”—the Oxford Conference Center (OCC) throws open its doors to the public for its 9th annual Indoor...

Oxford Stories: Mississippi Attorney General Discusses Importance of Journalism in a Free Society

In a private interview this week with Meek School of Journalism and New Media students who are members of the University of Mississippi Capitol...