OFF Announces Special Screening, Programs Highlighting Local Talent

The 2019 Oxford Film Festival (February 6-10) announced a special screening of Tom Huckabee and Kent Smith’s "Taking Tiger Mountain Revisited", a gonzo futuristic...

UM Graduate Features Music Videos at Oxford Film Festival

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com *Editor’s Note: In light of the annual Oxford Film Festival (OFF), Hottytoddy.com conducted a series of Q&A’s with some of this...

Local Filmmaker to Feature Memphis Band “Negro Terror” at Oxford Film Festival

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com *Editor's Note: In light of the annual Oxford Film Festival (OFF), Hottytoddy.com conducted a series of Q&A’s with some of this...

Vicki Stevens Will Create 2019 Double Decker Official Artwork

Visit Oxford has selected the artist who will create the 2019 Double Decker Art Festival poster. Vicki Stevens was selected as this year’s artist from...

Honors College Student Says Art is a Reflection of Her Faith, Identity

By Cade Slaughter rcslaugh@go.olemiss.edu *Editor's Note: This story was originally published on Oxford Stories Nakiyah Jordan never imagined that art would consume her collegiate career at Ole...

Ole Miss Student Strives to Make Purchasing Art Accessible to Other Students

Rylie Petrangeli rlpetran@go.olemiss.edu *Editor's Note: This story was originally published in Oxford Stories Sara Bailey Yoder, 20, finds such beauty in often mundane things. Because of this poetic...

Boyer: Best 10 Books of 2018

Out of the books reviewed this year on HottyToddy.com, book editor Allen Boyer revisits the 10 most memorable – five novels and five works...

Ford Center Names Mary Ann, Gary Collins as Studio Theatre Dedication Recipients

By Katherine Glenn and Jack Glosson Hottytoddy.com interns After graduating from the University of Mississippi in 1958 and becoming the first Miss America hailing from...

Allen Boyer: Review of “Occasions: Selected Writings” by Eudora Welty

In a season where people meet old friends once more, and learn once more the reasons that they like them, a collection of short...

SFA, Oxford Film Festival Partner for Special Monday Movie Screening

Oxford Film Festival and Southern Foodways Alliance will partner along with Burns Belfry and Lens Collective to host a special movie screening and panel...

Allen Boyer: Review of “The Reckoning” by John Grisham

In “The Reckoning,” John Grisham has not written a legal thriller; he has written a lean, plain-spoken, deviously straightforward Southern novel. And Grisham seems...

5 Christmas Movies to Channel Your Holiday Spirit

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com Now that finals have come to a close, it is the perfect time to grab some hot apple cider, curl up...

OHS Theatre Reimagines “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Radio Play” This Holiday Season

By Carson McKinney Hottytoddy.com intern Oxford High School Theatre is reimagining a “wonderful” production for local audiences just in time for the holidays. The curtain rises...

Local Musician Earns No. 6 Spot on Best Southern Albums of the Year List

By Anna Grace Usery Editor-in-Chief anna.grace.usery@hottytoddy.com Andrew Bryant can usually be spotted in front of taps at the Growler or behind a stack of records at The...

Oxford Civic Chorus Celebrates 20th Anniversary

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com The Oxford Civic Chorus hosts its 2018 winter concert featuring the Christmas portion of Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, Dec. 9 beginning...