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First Year of Legal Sports Betting in Mississippi Adds New Element to March Madness

Story contributed by Briana Florez and Skye Spiehler Broadcast journalism students bfflorez@go.olemiss.edu, sespiehl@go.olemiss.edu The first year of legal sports betting in Mississippi has extended the madness from...

Ole Miss Esports Upsets No. 1 Ohio State

By Jack Newsom Contributor to Hottytoddy When people think of sports at Ole Miss, they think of football, baseball and basketball. But there is another team...

Church is a “godsend” for Columbus, Mississippi tornado victims

  Helping hands weren’t too far behind the tornado that landed in Columbus, Mississippi on February 23. According to a spokesperson from the mayor’s office...

Mississippi drivers not distracted, but what about Ole Miss students?

Mississippi has one of the lowest rates of distracted driving incidents in the country, according to a new study. The state had zero distracted...

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit announced as 2019 Double Decker headliner

The 24th annual Double Decker Festival is only two months away and has become an Oxford tradition that celebrates beautiful art, delicious food, and...

New CBD Store in Oxford Brings Unlikely Customers

Hempville CBD, a new holistic health store centered around hemp-based CBD products has opened in Oxford. Cannabidiol (CBD) is a non-intoxicating product, extracted from...

Ole Miss Seniors Get Job Hunting Help

In a little more than three months, thousands of Ole Miss seniors will join many more college graduates in the hunt for great jobs. The...

Calling All Beer Lovers, Miss-I-Sippin Beer Festival Is Almost Here

Attention beer lovers, this one is for you! Oxford’s 10th annual Miss-I-Sippin Beer Festival is coming to town March 29-30. Eleven different vendors are coming...

Painted Jackets Inspire Creativity in One Ole Miss Student

By Danielle Wunder dmwunder@go.olemiss.edu Editor's Note: This story was originally published on Oxford Stories Mary Kelleher has always been creative. Thanks to Instagram, her uniquely painted jean...

In Tornado’s Aftermath, Residents of Columbus Come Together

By journalism student Emma Rose Davis A tornado struck Columbus, Mississippi on Saturday, leaving people homeless and hundreds without power. The tornado, which tore through the...