Oxford Film Festival Launches Virtual Art House

The Oxford Film Festival launched a new Virtual Art House today alongside Film Movement with five feature films available to stream. The festival will receive...

Double Decker Arts Festival Rescheduled for Aug. 14 & 15

The Double Decker Arts Festival has been rescheduled for Aug. 14-15 with Rainbow Kitten Surprise remaining the headlining act for Saturday night. It will be...

Northwest Theatre Program Racks Up Accolades

By Natalie Ehrhardt Northwest Communications Specialist nehrhardt@northwestms.edu Students and instructors involved in Northwest Mississippi Community College’s theatre program have much to be proud of after sweeping...

New Orleans Ensemble Bends Jazz Tradition

Composer and clarinetist Byron Asher and his jazz ensemble, Skrontch, will visit the University of Mississippi on Wednesday (March 4) to share their recent...

Kaleb Garrett Brings Unique Talents, Sound to Thacker Mountain

By Jeff Roberson Hottytoddy.com contributor robersonjeff0630@gmail.com Like good musicians do, Kaleb Garrett got caught up in the music surrounding him during his youth. In northern Georgia where...

TEDxUniversity of Mississippi Promotes ‘Ideas Worth Spreading’ Through Community Engagement

By Lauren Davis Hottytoddy.com intern lcdavis1@go.olemiss.edu The annual TEDxUniversity of Mississippi event is a gathering place for students, faculty, and LOU community members to be challenged...

Oxford Businesses, Bars Celebrate Mardi Gras with Specials

By Jillian McGann Journalism Student jmcgann@go.olemiss.edu Mardi Gras is heavily celebrated in Louisiana as well as the Gulf Coast of Mississippi. The celebrations have made their way...

Oxford Film Fest Announces Special Screenings, Late Night Events

The 2020 Oxford Film Festival (March 18-22) has announced more special screening presentations and innovations adding to what was already a film festival packed...

Ole Miss Art Department Exceeds First Fundraising Goal

Story contributed by Denver Haggard and Rhylan Hillis djhaggar@olemiss.edu, rhillis@go.olemiss.edu https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8LctolI54qo At the start of February, the Ole Miss art department launched an online fundraising campaign with...

Shark Bite Update: Two Hungry Law Students in Search of Oxford’s Best Burger

By Wes Brown and Charles Matranga Hottytoddy.com contributors sharkbiteoxford@gmail.com Over the past year, we have reviewed the food at a variety of restaurants to answer the following...

New UM Choral Leader Emphasizes the Role of Student Musicians

By Lauren Davis Hottytoddy.com intern lcdavis1@go.olemiss.edu When Elizabeth Hearn first started teaching at Ole Miss last fall, she had no idea the strong impact she could make...

Read More About the Bands at This Year’s Double Decker Arts Festival

This year’s Double Decker Arts Festival features several regional performers as well as nationally-known headliners. Here is this year's schedule and bios for each band. FRIDAY,...

Poster, Music Lineup Revealed for 2020 Double Decker Arts Festival

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Alternative rock indie band, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, will be this year's headliner at the 25th Annual Double Decker Arts Festival. Taking its...

Longtime Investigative Reporter Jerry Mitchell Presents at Square Books Wednesday

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Some movies make us laugh while others can make us ugly cry. It's a bit more rare, however, that a movie...

Memphis Bluegrass, Mimosas Resurge at Rafters

By Jeff McVay Hottytoddy.com contributor Rafters Bar and Grill, located just off the Oxford Square at 1002 Jackson Avenue E, welcomes back Grassfire Bluegrass Band and...