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Free Shuttles Available Saturday for LSU Game

Large crowds are expected in Oxford this weekend as Ole Miss takes on LSU at 6 p.m. Saturday at home in the Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. People...

UM Enrollment Continues to Decline While Honors College, Professional Programs Grow

By Julia Peoples HottyToddy.Com intern jtpeople@go.olemiss.edu After 22 years of consecutively rising enrollment trends for the University of Mississippi, enrollment numbers began to descend in 2017. This...

Conservative Speaker Elisha Krauss Emphasizes Freedom of Speech, Criticizes Press

By Gene Crunk Hottytoddy.com Intern ehcrunk@go.olemiss.edu *Editor's Note: Hottytoddy.com is operated by the University of Mississippi and housed in the School of Journalism and New Media. Editorial...

Donated Books to UM Libraries Appreciated But Don’t Always Make the Shelves

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Ginny Guess Cheek, the daughter of Dr. Wallace L. Guess who served as the fourth dean of the University of Mississippi...

Hempville CBD Owner Tabbed to Serve on State’s Medical Marijuana Panel

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com When Mississippians for Compassionate Care—a statewide organization that advocates for progressive medicinal marijuana legislation—passed the 86,000 signature threshold in September to...

Canopy of Lights on Oxford’s Square to Shine Thursday Evening

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Just before the skies begin to turn dark Thursday, the Oxford Square will light up. The city of Oxford announced that the...

Mike Espy Announces Rematch Against Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith in 2020

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com Mike Espy announced via Twitter Tuesday morning that he will take another shot at being elected to the U.S. Senate. The...

Blackburn Donates Land for New Oxford Commons Fire Station

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Oxford Commons Developer David Blackburn is donating the land to the city of Oxford where the future Fire Station No. 2...

Congressman Trent Kelly Recognizes Veterans at Oxford Ceremony

In a room full of people at the annual Veteran’s Day celebration Monday, only one man stood when guest speaker Rep. Trent Kelly asked...

Overby Fellow Clarifies Cancellation of Conservative Event

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddy.com *Editor's note: This story was updated at 4:30 p.m. to reflect quotes by Sarah Croft, co-founder and current chair of the...