News Briefs

Local McDonalds’ Donate Portion of Coffee Sales to Lovepacks in August

By Anna Grace Usery Editor-in-Chief anna.grace.usery@hottytoddy.com Monday mornings are always brighter with a cup of joe. Half the proceeds of every cup of McDonald's coffee sold on...

Rainy Weather Stalls Tree-Trimming on Hwy 6

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Frequent rain showers have stalled the cleanup of trees being cut by the Mississippi Department of Transportation in Oxford. Along Highway 6...

Aldermen Update Policy for Employees Seeking Election

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com With several local elections coming up in 2019, the Oxford Board of Aldermen approved a policy change Tuesday updating its current...

Oxford Police Department Announces Arkansas Game Day Plans

Large crowds are expected in Oxford this weekend as Ole Miss takes on the Arkansas Razorbacks Saturday night at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. People are encouraged to...

Officials Battling Unsanitary Living Conditions at Beech Bluff in Harmontown

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The words Beech Bluff Resort might conjure up images of bungalows located a few yards from white sandy beaches with aqua-colored...

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 Charges Courtland Man for Intimidating Witness

The Oxford Police Department arrested a Courtland man Friday for allegedly intimidating a witness. According to reports, Kalvin Flowers, 21, was also charged with simple...

Oxford Students Win National Science Bowl Regional Competition

A team of high school students from Oxford won their regional competition for the 2020 National Science Bowl this past weekend and will compete...

UM History Professor, Author and Historian David Sansing Dies

By Anna Grace Usery Editor-in-Chief anna.grace.usery@hottytoddy.com Longtime Mississippi author, educator and historian, David Sansing, passed away today, July 6. His son, Perry Sansing, confirmed the news. Sansing was born...

Site Plan, Plat Approved for Oxford Commons Fire Department

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Residents and business owners in Oxford Commons can soon rest easier knowing that if there is ever a fire nearby, firefighters...