Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Forgery, Noise Violation And More In Today’s Crime Report

Oxford police responded to the following calls: Two 911 hang ups, six alarms, careless driving, civil matter, two disturbing the peace, domestic disturbance, embezzlement, fire...

Hughes: Poor Is A Choice? Think Again

This is a submitted Op-Ed from Jay Hughes, State Representative - District 12/ Lafayette County. The views expressed by the author do not necessarily...

OPD Seeking Information On Missing Juvenile

UPDATE: Tamarcus has been found and is safe.  https://twitter.com/OxfordPolice/status/897487284970418176 "Tamarcus Blackmon was last seen Thursday evening when he told a family member he was going to...

False Pretense, Suspicious Vehicle And More In Today’s Crime Report

Oxford police responded to the following calls: 911 hang up, four alarms, two burglary—forced entry, two careless driving, disturbing the peace, domestic disturbance, false pretense,...

UM Welcome Week Offers Something For Everyone

Students and other members of the University of Mississippi community have much to anticipate during Welcome Week, Aug. 17-25. Coordinated by the Ole Miss Student...

Yalobusha County Sheriff’s Department Searching For Murder Suspect

"Please be on the look out for this person and vehicle. Joshua Lee Fletcher is a murder suspect out of Marshall County, Mississippi. We...

OPC’s New Activity Center Enters New Stage Of Development

If everything goes according to plan, construction on the Oxford Park Commission’s new activity center could begin in December. Casey Rogers of Innovative Construction...

DUIs, Public Drunk And More In This Weekend’s Crime Report

Oxford police responded to the following calls: 911 hang-up, 10 alarms, three complaints, 10 careless driving, three civil matters, nine disturbing the peace, elderly assist,...

Ole Miss Receives Case Summary, Set To Appear In Front Of COI On September...

The University of Mississippi has received their case summary and appearance letter from the NCAA. University representatives will appear in front of the Committee...

Nutt’s Lawsuit Against Ole Miss Dismissed By District Judge

Houston Nutt’s lawsuit against the Ole Miss Athletics Foundation, the University Of Mississippi, And The Board Of Trustees For Institutions Of Higher Learning has...

Ralph Eubanks To Serve As Visiting Professor At UM

Author and journalist Ralph Eubanks returns to the University of Mississippi this fall, this time as a visiting professor. The Mount Olive native will...

NCNPR Signs Collaboration Agreement With Australian University

 The National Center for Natural Products Research at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy has signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Institute of Complementary...

McLean Institute ELC Program Helps Students Improve Communities

Nearly 60 elementary and middle school students in Mississippi have been exposed to entrepreneurial leadership skills this summer, thanks to a traveling program sponsored...

Accounting Librarian Wins International Lifetime Achievement Award

Royce Kurtz, who has shaped the University of Mississippi's accounting library for the last 16 years, has been honored with an international award for his efforts.  Kurtz,...

Chucky Mullins Roundabout Now Open

The roundabout at the Chucky Mullins Drive entrance to the University of Mississippi campus opened to traffic beginning Friday afternoon (Aug. 11). Construction began in...