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Allen Boyer: Review of “The Dinosaur Artist” by Paige Williams

Editor’s Note: Paige Williams, author of “The Dinosaur Artist,” will read and sign copies of her book “The Dinosaur Artist” on Tuesday, Nov. 13,...

Bonnie Brown: Honoring the Memories of Veterans from Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

My dad, Fred Pollard, used to say he was a World War I baby and a World War II veteran.  He was born in...

Salter: If 14th Amendment Can be Nullified by Executive Order, So Can the First...

One day after most of us engaged in the single most important duty of American citizenship – exercising the precious right to vote –...

Maralyn Bullion: A Look Back to Oxford’s Yesteryear Through a Letter

By Maralyn Bullion Special to Hottytoddy.com Editor's note: This article was originally published in the Southern So & So. Maralyn Bullion is a 96-year-old native Oxonian...

Allen Boyer: Review of “Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder” by...

“Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder,” by Caroline Fraser. Picador Books, 626 pp. $22.00 (paperback). With a reader’s love for the “Little...

Mitchell: Immigrants Show Very Little Interest in Mississippi

Several candidates this election season chirped about immigration. In Mississippi, this was strange because while legions of foreigners may be coming to America, they’re...

Salter: Second Race Looms as a Virtual Certainty in State’s U.S. Senate Special Election

Democratic Gautier city councilman Tobey Bartee faces Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, former Clinton administration secretary of agriculture and Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Espy,...

Mitchell: Violence Yet Another Reason to Avoid Public Service

We should have seen it coming in 2001. That’s when President George W. Bush selected U.S. District Judge Charles Pickering of Laurel for promotion...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Former University Photographer Robert Jordan

*The latest installment in the Ole Miss Retirees features former university photographer Robert Jordan. The organization’s mission is to enable all of the university’s faculty and...

Salter: State Voters May Face a Different Kind of Marijuana Legalization Effort in 2020

As of this year, nine states and the District of Columbia – including Alaska, California, Colorado, Massachusetts, Maine, Nevada, Oregon, Vermont, and Washington –...