Steve Vassallo

Thursday’s Top Tune Throwback: “The Sounds of Silence”

The career of Paul Simon, now spanning seven decades as he turns 77 in 2018, could not have gone much better. He was the recipient...

Oxford’s Women on the Move: The Portrait of Surrogate Success

Robin Melton is not just an outstanding businesswoman, she's an outstanding human being. This interview took a few unexpected turns with a surprise and...

A Conservative’s Response to “Sad to Hear Wicker Singing Praises of Trump”

Rarely, if ever, do I respond to another column posted on HottyToddy.com. However, Charlie Mitchell's slam on our president and Senator Wicker were far...

What Was Happening on the Ole Miss Campus 100 Years Ago

Recently, the General (Jim Stephens) afforded me the opportunity to borrow his 1917-18 Ole Miss Annual. It was fascinating to note that the more...

Families First’s Laura Gillom: Starting at the Bottom but Never Looking Down

HottyToddy.com’s Steve Vassallo sat down with Families First’s Laura Gilliom to discuss her career as a field educator. ... Laura Gillom is the only individual I've...

Thursday’s Top Tune Throwback: Jackie Wilson’s ‘Higher and Higher’

An individual who left this world far too early (age 49) definitely left his mark on the world's music scene. For the soul singer...
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Vassallo: Football Season Must Be Getting Close

Sunday night, I had the most vivid, real, wonderful dream that I've had in quite some time a la Johnny Burnette's 1960 classic "Dreamin." The...

North Mississippi Classic Raising the Bar in Oxford

Oxford will be joining 26 other cities around the world as the PGA Tour’s Web.Com Tour arrives in Oxford April 16-22. This significant event...

Southern Storage and Security: A Winning Combination

Driving by Southern Storage at night highlights the well lit facility. With access hours 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week, Southern...

Former Mr. Ole Miss Robert Perry Opens Up the New York Stock Exchange

Robert Perry had an incredibly exciting day this past Friday as he and his fellow equity partners with American Gaming Systems (AGS) joined the...