JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– The Warehouse & Cofield's Studio

You have to be 'old' Oxford –– from the 70's and 80's, and probably a drinker –– to have a clue as to what...

On Cooking Southern: Fruits, Nuts, and Heirloom Cakes

Have a cake-happy Christmas By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Scarce as hen's teeth/scarcer than hen’s teeth: Nonexistent. About as likely to occur as a family...

JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– SHADOWLAWN

Built by W.S. Neilson, founder of Neilson's on the Square, the Neilson-Culley-Lewis House located at 712 South 11th Street is a large wood-frame vernacular...

JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– THE FALKNERS of OXFORD

  Dean Swift Falkner, the youngest of the four Falkner brothers, was born in 1907. The family nurse, Mammy Callie, gave him his family nickname,...

JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– JUDGE NOAH SWEAT, JR.

  Noah S. "Soggy" Sweat, Jr., of Corinth, was a former judge and lawyer whose 1952 "Whiskey Speech" became a monument to political doubletalk. His...

JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– FIDDLER'S FOLLY

                    The Howry-Hill-Sultan house, better known as Fiddler's Folly, located at 520 North Lamar Boulevard, Oxford, Mississippi, was built in 1878. In 1875, Charles Howry,...

Boxer Joe Frazier’s Visit

Scott Coopwood, a seventh generation Deltan, lives in Cleveland, Mississippi, with his wife Cindy and their three children. He can be reached at scott@coopwood.net. Last...

JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– MAE HELEN FLOWERS

    Born in Sardis, Mae Helen Flowers lived most of her life in the Oxford area. Affectionately known as 'Mae Helen', she worked the counter...

Made In Mississippi

  Bill Luckett currently practices with Luckett Tyner Law Firm, P.A. which has offices in Clarksdale and Sumner, Mississippi.  His major practice areas are civil...

JOHN COFIELD'S 'OXFORD & OLE MISS' –– The First Family of Ole Miss

A number of Mississippi families are known for their collective contributions to Ole Miss sports, but perhaps none can equal the honors and achievements...