News Briefs

Oxford Crime & Fire Calls From July 15, 2019

The following reports were made July 15, 2019, by city, university and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise noted. Oxford Police Department issued 10...

Mississippi Commission of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks Announces New Chairman

Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Commissioner Scott Coopwood, of Cleveland, has been elected to serve as chairman of the Commission on Wildlife,...

Oxford Board of Aldermen Agenda for Tonight’s Meeting

Oxford Board of Aldermen Tuesday, July 16, 5 p.m. City Hall courtroom 1. Call to order. 2. Adopt the agenda for the meeting. 3. Mayor's Report 4. Authorize the approval...

Aldermen to Consider Parking Permit Prices Tonight

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com With the opening of the new downtown parking garage slated for September, setting prices for parking permits has taken precedence with...

West Oxford Loop Speed Limit Set at 40 MPH

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com With the new West Oxford Loop Extension set to open later this month, Oxford and Lafayette County leaders have set the...

Oxford Crime & Emergency Reports fro July 12-14, 2019

The following reports were made July 12-14, 2019, by city, university and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise noted. Oxford Police Department issued 41 tickets,...

Fred’s Closes 35 Additional Stores in Mississippi, Including Water Valley

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com From office supplies to home essentials, Fred’s offers community members a variety of goods; however, the Water Valley community will have...

‘I Am Brave’ Organization Kicks Off 2nd Annual Single Mothers Event

By Jackson Solari Hottytoddy.com intern jjsolari@go.olemiss.edu Single mothers in the Oxford community have a chance to attend a free event, enjoy the fellowship of other single mothers...

Local Law Enforcement to Hold School Supply Drive

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department and the Oxford Police Department are joining together to help provide local schools with necessary supplies. From noon to 7...

Oxford Crime & Emergency Reports from July 11, 2019

The following reports were made July 11, 2019, by city and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise indicated. Oxford Police Department issued 35 tickets, investigated...