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Police Hope New App Can Help Make Oxford Safer

There's a new app slowly gaining popularity that Oxford police say has the potential to create a safer community in Oxford. Ring, a company that...

Adderall Abuse Leads to Hurtful Side Effects

By Hope Mayo & Krista Oliver Journalism Students https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8dITPlfyJag With finals right around the corner, students go to extreme measures to prepare. Many students use Adderall to...

Two Teachers Make Yoga Accessible to Everyone in the Oxford Community

By Samantha Ladouceur and Corinne Taylor Journalism Students https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ND51PB1SSs Hot yoga is known for being incredibly restorative to the mind and body, and for someone in the...

Ole Miss faculty seeking the American dream

Love attracted the University of Mississippi’s Dr. Julia Bussade to come to the United States for the second time in 1994. It was hard...

IMC Class Creates Campaign Advocating for Earthquake Preparedness

By Natalie Knox, Anna Rice Gables, Molly Ayers, and Benjamin Arebalo School of Journalism and New Media Students For decades, UM Civil Engineering Professor Christopher Mullen...

Wheels Keep on Turning at Family-Owned Tire Center in Oxford

Story contributed by Ava Leigh Bryan, abryan@go.olemiss.edu. Oxford Tire Center is a family-run business and has been open in Oxford, Mississippi since 1996. Their mission?...

Allen Boyer: Review of “Fortunate Son: The Story of Baby Boy Francis,” by Brooks...

Fifteen years ago, Paul Brooks Eason fielded a telephone call out of the blue. Reared in Tupelo, practicing law in Jackson, he had long...

Oxford Locals Reflect on Summer Murders

By Madison Scarpino Journalism Student mnscarpi@go.olemiss.edu  The Oxford and Ole Miss communities are likely to never forget the summer of 2019. On July 20, 21-year-old Ole Miss...

Oxford Statistician Devotes His Life to Keeping Up with Local Sports

By Jordan Doerr Hottytoddy.com intern jtdoerr@go.olemiss.edu Ben Mikell has excelled in anything to do with numbers ever since he was six years old. Over the years, he...

Hill Country Roots Org. Educates Community on Importance of Plant Life

By Tavia Moore Hottytoddy.com intern tmoore4@go.olemiss.edu Hill Country Roots, a local service organization, has developed an initiative to plant trees throughout the city of Oxford and Lafayette...