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Rusovich Family Bolsters UM Arabic Program

University of Mississippi student Colin Rusovich was studying abroad in the Middle Eastern country of Jordan when he embarked on a shopping excursion for...

UM Team Places Third in Pharmacy Quality Alliance Challenge

A team from the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy placed third out of 22 teams in the Pharmacy Quality Alliance's Healthcare Quality Innovation...

$60 Million Gift Launched Croft Institute onto Global Stage

The Croft Institute for International Studies celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, but before that first cohort entered in August 1998, the institute's story began with...

UM Police Officers Participating in Tactical Active Shooter Training

Officers with the University of Mississippi Police Department soon will undergo training on how to respond quickly and effectively to possible active shooter situations. The...

UM Graduate Lands Dream Summer Internship with MSNBC

Kailyn Mae Mahoney, who is set to graduate officially from the University of Mississippi in August, is spending her summer behind the bright production lights on...

Wyatt Emmerich: Mississippi is the Fourth Most Rural in America

Mississippi is the fourth most rural state in America. Only Maine, West Virginia and Vermont are more so.   In addition, Mississippi ranks fifth in the...

Weekend at the Movies: Here’s What’s Showing Now at Malco (with Trailers)!

Wanting to know what new movies are playing at the local theaters this week? HottyToddy.com is proud to bring you a sneak preview from...

MPACC Advocates for Substance Abuse Prevention at Quarterly Meeting

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com Oxford’s Mississippi Prevention Alliance for Communities and Colleges (MPACC) held its third quarterly meeting Tuesday, July 10 to discuss concerns...

Cyndi Lauper Set to Perform for UMMC’s MIND Center Benefit

Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award-winning music legend Cyndi Lauper has performed on many stages across the world. Now the artist is bringing her talent...

Lafayette Leaders Worry Over Lost State Funds for Road, Bridge Repairs

By Alyssa Schnugg Staff writer alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors started the public meeting process this week to review proposed departmental budgets for the 2018-2019...