Arts & Entertainment

Allen Boyer: Review of “Fortunate Son: The Story of Baby Boy Francis,” by Brooks...

Fifteen years ago, Paul Brooks Eason fielded a telephone call out of the blue. Reared in Tupelo, practicing law in Jackson, he had long...

Family of Square Books Stores Continue to Bolster Oxford’s Economy

By Makayla Steede Journalism Student mgsteede@go.olemiss.edu In a time where many bookstores are losing readers to online booksellers, Square Books continues to thrive in Oxford. On Sept. 14,...

UM Theatre Designer Uses Lights to Evoke the Set’s Emotion

By Abby Vandiver Journalism student For UM theatre designer and instructor Yi-Tai Chung, lighting is the spirit of the stage, a language that demands fluency and...

Cannon Nissan Hosts 2nd Annual Canine Competition

By Tavia Moore Hottytoddy.com Intern tmoore4@go.olemiss.edu The Cannon Canine Competition is back for another year and calling on all four-legged family members to participate in the second...

Water Valley Organizations Present 11th Annual Art Crawl

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com The Water Valley Arts Council and Water Valley Main Street Association announced its annual art crawl will take place Saturday, Nov....

Oxford’s Hottest Halloween Costumes for 2019

By Lucy Burnam leburnam@go.olemiss.edu Halloween is quickly creeping up on Oxford and some of the most popular costume picks are coming straight from the big screen. “College...

Mempho Music Festival Returns Jam-Packed Lineup This Year

By Marissa McCardell Hottytoddy.com intern mkmccard@go.olemiss.edu Mempho Music Festival returns to Shelby Farms Park in Memphis Oct. 19 and 20 for two days and nights of multiple...

Video: Students Find Success in UM’s Art Department

By Gene Crunk Hottytoddy.com Intern ehcrunk@go.olemiss.edu From biology to engineering, the University of Mississippi offers a variety of degree programs that prepare students for success upon graduation,...

Singer-Songwriter Uses Music to Address Controversial Topics

By Gregory Faul Hottytoddy.com Intern gfaul@go.olemiss.edu Oxonians will have a chance to take a well-deserved midweek break and indulge in live music Tuesday night. Austin, Texas-based singer-songwriter...

OHS Theatre Takes Final Bow in Kayla Mize Auditorium

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com As one chapter closes another begins, and that is especially true for the Oxford High School theatre department as it performs...