Salter: In Hyde-Smith, McDaniel Will Face a Tough, Formidable Opponent Who Can Hit Back

State Sen. Chris McDaniel said famously last month that “I’m looking for a fight” in either challenging incumbent Mississippi U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker’s re-election...

Clark Jewelry Brings a Wholesale Perspective to the Oxford Marketplace

Steve Clark has made quite a name for himself in the jewelry industry for years and still is. His wholesale approach to selling jewelry...

Vassallo Q&A: Jay Hughes Looks Toward a Better Mississippi

Jay Hughes has more energy than any ten people I know. Anyone who lives in Oxford knows who Jay is. How so? Jay is...

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...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Former Director of Printing and Creative Services, Tony Seaman

*Editor’s Note: The latest installment in the Ole Miss Retirees features is Tony Seaman, former Director of Printing and Creative Services. The organization’s mission...

On Cooking Southern: Cukes Unencumbered

Recipes as cool as a cucumber. By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Thicker’n pea soup: The humidity in the Mid-South around this time of year (early...

On Cooking Southern: Grill Classics for the Fourth

By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com Southernism of the Week Take: A common verb used in the South for a wide range of activities, such as “I take the Oxford...

On Cooking Southern: Strawberries and Rhubarb Herald Spring

SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK She’s just paving the road: Not a reference to road repairs by the Highway Department … Instead, an observation that the...
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On Cooking Southern: Go Ahead And Waffle Around With That Chicken

SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Southern Fried: A term that refers to something soaked in Southern culture -- like our fried chicken soaked in buttermilk and...
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Steve Vassallo Comes Face to Face with John Lennon’s Sister

Wednesday evening, October 11, brought one of those rare treats in life as "something special" surfaced, totally unexpectedly. When the General (Jim Stephens), back...