Southern Experience

Jerry Mitchell: What President Would You Pick to Fight the Current Pandemic?

By Jerry Mitchell Mississippi Center for Investigative Reporting If you were picking the best president to battle the coronavirus pandemic, whom would you choose? George Washington, who...

Cash Saver Chefs Provide LOU Community with Warm, Home-Cooked Meals

By Emily Durham and Courtney Zeidner Hottytoddy.com interns The Deli in Larson’s Cash Saver, also known as Bubba’s Kitchen, uses fried chicken and fixings to unite...

Mid-Town Farmer’s Market Open Through October on Wednesdays, Saturdays

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Mid-Town Farmers’ Market opened May 4 and offers a large selection of early-season produce, jams, flowers and even popsicles. The market,...

Column: Despite Pain, Hard Work, and Obstacles Being an Ole Miss QB Walk-On is...

By Ford Werness Journalism Student fbwernes@go.olemiss.edu *Editor's Note: This story was originally published on Oxford Stories There’s a noise. It’s getting louder with each waking second. Is it...

A Look Inside the Slave Dwelling Project at Rowan Oak

By Laura Wilson Special to Hottytoddy.com lwilson1@go.olemiss.edu Joseph McGill’s stated intention for his self-founded labor of love, The Slave Dwelling Project, is to “Change the narrative,...

Colorful Beads, Smiling Faces Create Warm Atmosphere at Annual Mardi Gras Parade

  St. Peter's Episcopal Church held its annual Mardi Gras Parade Tuesday where dozens of parishioners and children braved the cold winter temperatures and walked...

Charlie Adams: Meeting “Heart of Dixie” Stars Phoebe Cates and Ally Sheedy

Like you, I have had many experiences not far from the 4 Corners in Oxford. Back in the late '70s when I was at Lafayette...

Turkey Harvest Reporting Begins This Spring

Mississippi hunters who bag a gobbler this spring will be more engaged than ever in ensuring the future of Mississippi’s turkey flock. Beginning with the...

Charlie Adams: Meeting John Walton of “The Waltons” at The Hoka

To be honest, I never imagined I would meet John Walton — the Dad of The Waltons — at The Hoka in Oxford. At...

Galloway: A Place of Peace and Small Happenings

There really is such a place, but when you leave to live the rest of your life in the tangle of a city, it...