‘It’s Alright to Say Goodbye’ by Shane Brown

After I took this picture that day, and watched them sit out in the pasture alone, I knew it wasn't going to be much...

John Cofield on Oxford – Ole Miss’ Timeless Charm

We take it for granted, yes we do. But we are reminded as we walk the Earth away from Ole Miss, that her beauty...

Angelo & the Rattlesnake

One night when I was young, the Cofields went to Angelo's for dinner. When we were walking up to the register Dad told me...

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...

The Mighty Mississippi

During Thanksgiving week, I spent almost every day on a deer stand a few hundred yards from the Mississippi River in our hunting club...

Coopwood: Remembering Family

Warm weather means it's time to ride motorcycles, something I’ve enjoyed since I was six years old. When many of my friends from there...

Cofield On Oxford — My Grove

To me, no two friends, or family, mean Ole Miss football tailgating more than these two. Andy (left) and Connie and their little boys, Drew...

Q&A: First Woman to Represent Mississippi Appointed to US Senate

Gov. Phil Bryant appointed the Mississippi's Agriculture and Commerce Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith to the U.S. Senate to replace Senator Thad Cochran, who stepped down...

On Cooking Southern: Snapper and Trout

Summer in the South calls for gettin' fishy with it. By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Fish or cut bait: Proceed with your intended action or stop...

Where’s My Father?: The Story of Jim Craig

When Jim Craig was a little boy he loved his Mom so much he would leave her a note in the kitchen before going...