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Sigma Phi Epsilon Closes UM Chapter

The Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity board of directors has decided to close its chapter at the University of Mississippi, after reviewing the chapter’s activities....

Oxford Schools in Session on Good Friday

The Oxford School District sent the following newsletter to remind parents, students and faculty that school is in fact in session on Good Friday...

A Rundown of Jackson Avenue Construction (Photos)

The city's growing population has spurred not just a housing boom, it's also bringing in chain restaurants and retailers. As the weather continues to warm...

Baptist North Physician Performs Less Invasive Colorectal Surgery

Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi general surgeon Dr. Walker Byars recently performed surgery utilizing the EndoWrist Stapler on the da Vinci robotic surgery system, according...

The Daily Crime Report for April 17

The Oxford Police Department investigated seven wrecks, issued 15 tickets and made two arrests, on the following charges: careless driving and first-offense DUI, and...

UPDATE: Lyceum Reopend After Suspicious Package Scare

UPDATE: The University Department HAZMAT released the following update at 5 p.m.: The suspicious package was evaluated and no danger was found by HAZMAT team. ...

Survey Begins on Old Armory; City Bond Rating is Up

The Board of Aldermen on Tuesday hired Williams Engineering to complete a topographic survey of the city’s old National Guard armory. Once the survey is...

New Details Emerge on Journal, Inc. Newspapers in Oxford

HottyToddy.com has learned more details about the introduction of a new weekly newspaper and an advertising "shopper" publication in Oxford by the Journal, Inc....

Aldermen Talk PediCabs and Rezoning

The Board of Aldermen last night unanimously approved rezoning the land between South Lamar and Highway 7 from single-family residential to shopping center. The nearly...

The Daily Crime Report for April 16

April Awareness Police Checkpoints This month, the Oxford Police Department is conducting April Awareness, with driver and cyclist safety checkpoints throughout the city, according to...