Southern Experience

Reflections: Jukin’ in the Delta with My Old Man

“Call me when you can,” he said. That’s no out-of-the-ordinary text message from Daddy. Between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m., Daddy and...

Realtor’s Weekend Rentals Make for a Sweet Oxford Retreat

Spring is in the air, and Oxford is blooming with tourism. Baseball season is in full swing, the highly-anticipated Double Decker Arts Festival will soon...

Reflections: Blackberry Picking in Lowndes County

My Grandmother Mary Katherine Weaver Maxey had 32 grandchildren, all born to her five sons that resided on the Maxey Bros. Dairy Farm near...

Realtor’s Weekend Rentals Make for a Sweet Oxford Retreat

Spring is in the air, and Oxford is blooming with tourism. Baseball season is in full swing, the highly-anticipated Double Decker Arts Festival will soon...

A New Nonprofit Organization Finds Homes for Unwanted Dogs and Cats

Sixty-eight yapping puppies and eight kittens, all snuggled in small carriers, were loaded up on a brisk Saturday afternoon, bound for new homes in northern...

The Majestic Wildlife Experience Found at Reelfoot Lake

Every winter, people from all over the country flock to Reelfoot Lake in Tiptonville, Tennessee, for a festival that celebrates the state park’s most...

Meet the Breweries at Jackson Beer Co. to Kick Off Miss-I-Sippin’ Weekend

Sample a crafty taste of what to expect at this year's Miss-I-Sippin' beer festival with Jackson Beer Company's Meet the Breweries beginning at 2 p.m....

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: Welty, Faulkner and the Real Gold

Eudora Welty presented William Faulkner with the Gold Medal for Fiction from the National Institute of Arts and Letters on May 24, 1962 in...

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: Oxford’s Finest Hour

Most small towns mark their worth and validate their greatness by remembering and telling the stories of their time in the spotlight. The night...

Road Trip: Uncover the Historical Treasures of Holly Springs

Oxford isn’t the only municipal jewel in North Mississippi’s crown. Just up the road on Highway 7 lies Holly Springs, a charming town with...