News Briefs

Oxford Crime & Fire Reports for Sept. 21-23, 2018

The following reports were made Sept. 21-23, 2018, by city and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise indicated. Oxford Police Department issued 49 tickets, investigated...

South Lamar & Belk Intersection to Close for 2 Days

By Alyssa Schnugg Staff writer alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com In order to put the final surface down on the roundabout at South Lamar and Belk boulevards, the intersection will be...

Ed Meek: I Ask UM to Remove my Name from the School of Journalism...

UM Donor Ed Meek has issued an official apology and makes one request to the School of Journalism and New Media: Take my name...

Construction of Parking Garage Back On

By Alyssa Schnugg Staff writer alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The construction of the downtown parking garage is set to begin Monday – again. Earlier this month, the Oxford Board of Aldermen...

Oxford Crime Reports for Sept. 20, 2018

The following reports were made Sept. 20, 2018, by city and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise indicated. Oxford Police Department issued 22 tickets, investigated...
Oxford Traffic

Free Shuttles to Football Game Begin at 5 a.m. Saturday

The Oxford Police Department along with the city of Oxford are reminding citizens and visitors that using the area's free shuttle services is a...

Oxford Crime Reports for Sept. 18, 2018

The following reports were made Sept. 18, 2018, by city and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise indicated. Oxford Police Department issued 22 tickets, investigated...

Oxford Man Charged With Molesting Minor

An Oxford man was arrested recently for allegedly molesting a juvenile. According to reports, on Aug. 29, officers and investigators with the Oxford Police Department...

Abbeville Man Charged with Car Theft

On Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, at approximately 3 a.m., officers with the Oxford Police Department responded to a residence on Mimosa Drive for a...

Residents May See Small Hike in Electric Bill Starting Oct. 1

By Alyssa Schnugg Staff writer alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com A new utility bill rate hike will go into effect Oct. 1, but Oxford Electrical Department Superintendent Rob Neely said most...