News Briefs

Former Ole Miss Quarterback Found Dead

By Adam Brown Sports Editor adam.brown@hottytoddy.com Former Ole Miss quarterback Jevan Snead was found dead this weekend in Austin, Texas, according to the Austin American-Statesman. The former Rebel...

OHS Librarian Featured in National Publication

An Oxford High School librarian has been published in the Journal of the American Association of School Librarians, Knowledge Quest, for her work with...

Oxford Crime & Emergency Reports From Sept. 19, 2019

The following reports were made Sept. 19, 2019, by city, university and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise noted. Oxford Police Department issued 31...

Theatre Oxford Sees Large Turnout for 10-Min Play Festival

This past weekend, Theatre Oxford and the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council hosted more 300 audience members for its 2019 Ten-Minute Play Festival - a massive...

Cause of Death of Oxford Man Still Unknown

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The family of Homer Myers still have few answers as to why their loved one was found dead under a bridge...

Oxford Crime & Emergency Reports from Sept. 17, 2019

The following reports were made Sept. 17, 2019, by city, university and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise noted. Oxford Police Department issued eight...

Radio Show Hires New Producer; Announces Gifts and Grants

The Thacker Mountain Radio Hour, the Oxford-based music and literature program, has announced a new executive producer-director for the show, as well as a...

Agenda for Tonight’s Oxford Board of Aldermen Meeting

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

Oxford Crime & Emergency Reports from Sept. 13-15, 2019

The following reports were made Sept. 13-15, 2019, by city, university and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise noted. Oxford Police Department issued 84...

Lafayette County Sheriffs Bring Home Church Bell

A Lafayette County man has been arrested for allegedly stealing a 160-year-old bell from the Orrwood community. According to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department, the...