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Seven UM Arabic, Chinese and Swahili Students Named Boren Scholars

Seven accomplished students in the University of Mississippi's Arabic, Chinese and Swahili language programs are the university's latest recipients of the prestigious David L....

UM Counseling Professor Honored for Adolescent Mental Health Research

Rick Balkin, a University of Mississippi professor of counselor education, has been named the winner of the American Counseling Association's 2019 Extended Research Award for his...

Talented Seniors Elevate Work of the UM McLean Institute

As undergraduates at the University of Mississippi, Jarvis Benson, Levi Bevis and Blair Wortsmith have helped advance the work of the McLean Institute for...

OUT Buses Free to Ride in June, July

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Save some gas and ride one of the Oxford-University Transit buses for free this summer. OUT announced Friday that everyone can ride...

Oxford Fred’s Closing its Doors to the LOU Community

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 LOU community will have to...

Judge Howorth Named Citizen of the Year

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Sitting on the bench as a Circuit Court Judge for the Third District, Judge Andrew Howorth saw a commonality with many...

UM Sociology Professor Granted Tenure in Closed Door IHL Session

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com The Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning is coming under fire after they held a two-hour long executive session meeting allegedly regarding...

BREAKING: IHL Trustees Launch Search for New UM Chancellor

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) officially launched a search Thursday for a new chancellor at...

Officer Memorial Honors All Fallen Heroes

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com   The annual Police Officer Memorial Ceremony was held Thursday on the north lawn of the Lafayette County Courthouse. Each year, officers...
John and Sarah Wheat

Man Convicted in DUI Death of UM Students Out of Prison

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The man convicted of aggravated DUI in the deaths of Ole Miss students John and Sarah Wheat was released from prison...