Students Vote From Across the Country to Elect Ole Miss’ Next ASB Staff

By Tavia Moore Hottytoddy.com intern tmoore4@go.olemiss.edu The year 2020 has been one of unprecedented events. On Tuesday, April 7, history was made once again within the Ole...

Regions’ Oxford Square Branch to Close, Merge With New West Jackson Branch

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Regions Bank branch on the Oxford downtown Square will be shutting its door indefinitely in July. On Monday, Regions customers were...

OHS Student Film Selected for Tupelo Film Festival

Oxford High School student, Collin Surbeck, was selected to compete in the Tupelo Film Festival with his short film entitled "We the People." Surbeck's...
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UMMC Builds Ventilators for COVID-19 Pandemic Response

The COVID-19 pandemic has left hospitals in short supply of personal protective equipment and medical supplies. As patients develop severe respiratory symptoms, there is...

City of Oxford Leaders Approve $10K Bill for Hand Sanitizer

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Oxford Board of Aldermen approved the emergency purchase of four 55-gallon drums of hand sanitizer made by Cathead Distillery Tuesday...

Bruce Woman Apprehended for Hiding, Transporting Alleged Burglar

A Bruce woman was recently apprehended by police for hiding an alleged burglar, her former spouse. The burglaries allegedly committed by her former spouse occurred...

UM Launching ‘Rebel Aid’ Online Campaign to Assist Students

Rebel Aid, a grassroots social media campaign, will be launched Tuesday and Wednesday (April 7-8) by the University of Mississippi's Office of the Chancellor,...

MS Investigative Reporter Takes on Cold Case After Watching ‘Tiger King’

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com As the world's population retreated into their homes to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, comments about the reality show,...

Easter Bunny Busy Bringing Smiles to Oxford Children

By Tavia Moore Hottytoddy.com intern tmoore4@go.olemiss.edu With Easter approaching, children and families in the Lafayette County area are saddened by not being able to celebrate together. Leigh...

Lafayette Leaders Extend State-of-Emergency

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Lafayette County Board of Supervisors voted Monday to extend its state-of-the-emergency declaration for another 30 days due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Emergency...

Oxford, Lafayette School District Serve Almost 40K Meals

By Alyssa Schnugg New editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com In two weeks' time, the Oxford and Lafayette County school districts have served close to 40,000 meals to area children while...

Managing Mental Health During the Public Health Crisis

Following social distancing protocol is critical to slowing the spread of coronavirus, but being isolated from colleagues, friends and family, especially over long periods...

UM Recognized Nationally for Supporting Transfer Students

For a fifth straight year, the University of Mississippi has been recognized by Phi Theta Kappa honor society for creating ways to support community...

Scruggs couple establishes Ruby Simpson Shelton Scholarship

Jody and Pick Scruggs' gift to the University of Mississippi will help students seeking degrees from departments within the College of Liberal Arts. The 1966...

UM Donates Supplies to Lafayette County Emergency Management

With surgical gowns for medical personnel in short supply, volunteers at the University of Mississippi have donated more than 1,300 ponchos to Lafayette County...