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Letter to the editor: Ethiopian Airlines Tragedy Hits Close to Home

By Scott Fiene Assistant Dean, Associate Professor of Integrated Marketing Communications in the School of Journalism and New Media safiene@olemiss.edu My phone pinged with a text message...

Letter to the Editor: An Open Letter to Jay Hughes from an Oxford Constituent

By Don Manning-Miller Oxford, MS 601-594-8362 Since I have been a human and civil rights activist all my adult life, there have been all too few...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Former Chemistry Professor Dr. Kwang Yun

*The latest installment in the Ole Miss Retirees features is former Chemistry Professor Dr. Kwang Yun. The organization’s mission is to enable all of...
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Emmerich: Criminal Justice Reform is Inevitable, and Needed

Earlier This Year, President Trump signed into law The First Step Act, a first step toward criminal justice reform. The goal is to reduce...

Charlie Adams: Meeting “Heart of Dixie” Stars Phoebe Cates and Ally Sheedy

Like you, I have had many experiences not far from the 4 Corners in Oxford. Back in the late '70s when I was at Lafayette...

Letter to the Editor: Your Southern Pride is Oppression

Contributed by Alysia Burton Steele School of Journalism and New Media Assistant Professor alysia@go.olemiss.edu The story is about me, my paternal grandparents, and the emotions that swooped...

Letter to the Editor: Your Southern Pride is Oppression

Contributed by Alysia Burton Steele School of Journalism and New Media Assistant Professor alysia@go.olemiss.edu The story is about me, my paternal grandparents, and the emotions that swooped...

Letter to the Editor: Oxford’s Jewish Community Responds to Confederate Protestor

Dear Editor: The undersigned were generally impressed with the coverage of our community’s reaction to the protestors who marched in Oxford on February 23. We...

Bonnie Brown: Mississippi Teachers Deserve More

I’ve been thinking about teachers recently given the debate about teacher salaries. I remember back to my teachers and am in awe of how...

Charlie Adams: Meeting John Walton of “The Waltons” at The Hoka

To be honest, I never imagined I would meet John Walton — the Dad of The Waltons — at The Hoka in Oxford. At...