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New Principal Named for Oxford Intermediate School

Oxford Intermediate School will have a new principal at the start of the next school year. Oxford School District announced Monday that Toni Bell will...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Receives Standing Ovation from Memphis Crowd

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com Video by Anna Grace Usery. As remnants of Saint Patrick's Day scattered Beale Street Sunday afternoon, many Memphians and out-of-towners decided to...

Supervisors Don’t See Eye-to-Eye on Urgency For Planning Director

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com While most members of the Lafayette County Board of Supervisors agree the county will probably need a Planning Director in the...

Crime & Emergency Reports From March 15-17, 2019

The following reports were made March 15-17, 2019, by city, university and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise noted. Oxford Police Department issued 76...

UM Muslim Student Association Releases Statement on New Zealand Massacre

The University of Mississippi Muslim Student Association issued a statement Sunday night offering condolences to the victims of the New Zealand terror attacks at...

Greg Carter Named UM Engineering Development Officer

Making friends and raising funds for institutions of higher learning are two things that Greg Carter believes he was born to do. And as...

UM Researchers Make Waves in Blood Pressure Research

Getting an accurate blood pressure reading is critical for physicians to properly diagnose life-threatening conditions. Practitioners use the cuff method almost exclusively to measure...

Annual Awards Program Honors UM Faculty and Students

University of Mississippi students and faculty were among the honorees at the 32nd annual Higher Education Appreciation Day-Working for Academic Excellence, or HEADWAE, awards program last month...

UM Law School Associate Dean Honored by IHL

Sandra Cox-McCarty, associate dean for administration and diversity initiatives at the University of Mississippi School of Law, is dedicated to diversity and inclusion. For more...

RSVP Volunteers Help With Data Input For Oxford Pantry

By John Davis OPC Community Relations Director A new program, supported by several key RSVP volunteers, will help make it easier for The Pantry to feed...