News Briefs

Ole Miss Lifts Current Boil-Water Notice

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com The University of Mississippi lifted the boil-water notice Tuesday, July 17 for those who receive drinking water from the university...

Thacker Mountain Radio Receives $17,400 Grant from MAC

Thacker Mountain Radio Hour was awarded a $17,400 grant on Monday, July 16 from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC). The grant is for operation costs. Kate...

Ole Miss Issues Boil Water Notice

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com The University of Mississippi issued a boil-water alert Friday, July 13 to those who receive drinking water from the university...

OMAA Inducts 7 Alumni Into Hall of Fame

The Ole Miss Alumni Association (OMAA) is honoring seven distinguished alumni by inducting them into the Alumni Hall of Fame as part of the...

OPD Identifies Veterans Home Employees Arrested in Death of WWII Veteran

By Alyssa Schnugg Staff Writer alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com   Two employees at the Mississippi State Veterans Home of Oxford have been arrested and charged with the death of a local...

Hyde-Smith Releases Statement on Trump’s Supreme Court Nomination

President Trump nominated Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, 53, of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to be an Associate...

OSD Releases School Supply Lists for Area Schools

Bramlett Elementary School Supply List 2018-2019 Pre-K • 1 regular-size backpack (no wheels; must be large enough to hold a 1/2 three-ring binder) • 1 red/blue Kinder Nap Mat...

Man Suspected of Burglary Leads OPD on Brief Foot Chase

The Oxford Police Department arrested a man Friday for allegedly breaking into a vehicle at the Three-Way Grocery on North Lamar Boulevard. According to reports,...

Como Man Arrested on 4th DUI Charge

The Oxford Police Department arrested a Como man recently for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol for the fourth time. According to reports, at...

Still No Announced Plans for Old Baptist Building

By Alyssa Schnugg Staff writer alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com. A year after purchasing the former Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi building off South Lamar Boulevard, officials at the University of Mississippi...