McManus Named President of National Groundskeeping Group

Jeff McManus has drawn widespread acclaim for his efforts to keep the University of Mississippi campus looking gorgeous – the most recent of which...

Federally-Funded Marijuana Turns 50

Fifty years ago, the Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy was awarded a competitive contract from the...

Round-Table Meeting on Sprinklers in Townhouses Set for Monday

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Oxford Board of Aldermen will be holding a public round-table discussion to gain input on a proposed change to the...

Police Say Most Oxford Restaurants Complying With New Alcohol Laws

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Most local restaurants that sell alcohol have come into compliance with Oxford's new alcohol laws that went into effect in October. The...

OFD Keeps Homeowners Safe While Inspiring Future Firefighters

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com In an effort to better aid those in the LOU community who have disabilities, the Oxford Fire Department is unveiling new...

Officials: Deer Infected by Chronic Wasting Disease Found in Pontotoc

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com *Update: Officials say two more deer with Chronic Wasting Disease have been found in the state. One in Issaquena County—its second—and...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Former PPD employee, Vicki Martin

*The latest installment in the Ole Miss Retirees features is former Physical Plant employee, Vicki Martin. The organization’s mission is to enable all of the university’s...

MBI Releases Dead Robbery Suspect’s Name

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editors alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Mississippi Bureau of investigations released the name of a robbery suspect that was found dead from unknown causes. Last week, Oxford...

Former UM Officials, Staff Recall George H.W. Bush’s Visit, Legacy

As the world mourns the passing of George H.W. Bush, former administrators and staff at the University of Mississippi are reflecting on the 41st president's...

Oxford Rotary Supports OPD K9s

Oxford police officers from the Metro Narcotics Division provided the Oxford Rotary Club with a presentation on the "search and retrieve" abilities of local...

Supervisors Give Nod to UM Resort Status Request

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors agreed Monday to issue a resolution in support of the University of Mississippi seeking Resort...

More Promotions for Some Oxford Department Heads

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com When 2019 rolls in on Jan. 1, Ben Requet will take off his assistant city planner hat and replace it with...

Oxford Crime & Fire Reports for Nov. 30-Dec. 2, 2018

The following reports were made Nov. 30 - Dec. 2, 2018, by city, university and county law enforcement agencies. Oxford Police Department issued 35...

OPD Suggests Nextdoor App to Help Protect Against Would-be Thieves this Christmas

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com In today’s social media world, people are finding love or jobs. They’re learning how to fix their sink on YouTube and...

IMC Students in UM’s New “Mad Men”-Style Class Work for Real-World Business Clients

By Rick Hynum Special to Hottytoddy.com Students at the University of Mississippi are getting real-world marketing and advertising experience in a unique new course that, in...