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Oxford Woman’s Death Being Investigated as Murder

The Oxford Police Department is investigating the death of an Oxford woman who was found Sunday afternoon in her Brittany Woods Subdivision home. According to...

BREAKING: IHL Trustees Launch Search for New UM Chancellor

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) officially launched a search Thursday for a new chancellor at...

Oxford Alderman Howell in Critical Condition After Stroke

Oxford Ward 4 Alderman Ulysses "Coach" Howell is in critical condition in a Memphis after suffering from a stroke Friday morning, according to Mayor...

Sheriff’s Department Investigates Apparent Murder-Suicide

The Lafayette County Sheriff's Department is investigating an apparent murder-suicide that occurred Monday night. According to reports, deputies were dispatched at about 9 p.m. to...

Oxford Utilities Issues Self-Imposed Precautionary Boil-Water Notice

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Due to water main breaks from the excessive flooding in the city, Oxford Utilities has issued a self-imposed precautionary boil-water notice...

Counter Rally Protestors Nix Saturday’s Protest

In a message published on Facebook Thursday morning by event organizer Bill Sposato, the Anti-Confederate Counter Rally slated for Saturday has been canceled.  Vice Chancellor...

Sheriff’s Department Investigating Horse Shot in Face

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the apparent intentional shooting of a horse on County Road 253. According to the horse’s...

Lafayette County School Bus Caught on Fire in Front of School

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com A Lafayette County school bus caught on fire this morning, according to school and police officials; however, no injuries were reported. At...

*Updated: Children Confirmed Injured at Shooting in Front of UMMC

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at about 4:40 p.m. in front of the University of Mississippi Medical...

Larry Little to Serve as Lafayette County’s Chancery Court Judge

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Lawrence “Larry” Little will serve as Lafayette County's Place 1 Chancery Court Judge after winning the election Tuesday night against Holly...