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Monkeypox vaccine available in some counties for high-risk individuals

Today the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) announces the expanded eligibility for monkeypox vaccine to reduce the ...

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North Mississippi judge to host virtual event focused on legal representation, domestic violence issues

On Thursday, Aug. 18, Chief Judge Debra M. Brown of the U.S. District Court for the  Northern District ...

Education

OHS student attends National Youth Leadership Forum on medicine in Los Angeles

Oxford High School student, Riley Tkach, was nominated to attend the National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine in ...

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State issues four Lafayette County businesses medical cannabis licenses

Mississippi has issued four businesses in Lafayette County a license to dispense medical cannabis. On Aug. 5, the ...

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Tech, global politics make CHIPS and Science Act necessary

Mississippi Republican U.S. Sens. Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith are in near-lockstep on their votes — skewing conservative ...

Events

Anubis Improv brings a decade of joy to Oxford

David James Hamilton’s varied career taught him two major lesson: That one never knows what will start you ...

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Abbeville man arrested after OPD investigation into Heritage Drive burglary

On Aug. 5, the Oxford Police Department responded to Heritage Drive in reference to a burglary occurring at ...

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Mike Bianco receives contract extension following national championship run

Mike Bianco will be in Oxford for a long time. The Ole Miss baseball head coach agreed to ...

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Jail Log from the Lafayette County Detention Center for August 5 to August 9

This list was recorded from the log at the Lafayette County Detention Center. A name listed does not ...

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Ole Miss, Bianco agree to contract extension

Ole Miss and national champion head baseball coach Mike Bianco have agreed to a new contract, announced Wednesday by Vice ...

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Some things are worth fighting for

     My favorite eldest grandson, Aidan, has a birthday today. I called him first thing and sang happy birthday ...

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Oxford increases full time employee salary budget by more than $1.8 million

The Oxford Board of Aldermen approved salary adjustments for full-time city employees totaling more than $1.8 million. This ...

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Prosecutor shares videos, internet search history in making case against bail for man charged with murder of missing Ole Miss student Lee

After nearly five hours of testimony, a Lafayette County Circuit Court judge denied bail for the man charged ...

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Oxford sweeps Lewisburg in home opener, improves to 2-0

Oxford volleyball kicked off their North Half title defense in earnest on Tuesday as they swept Lewisburg in ...

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Judge denies bond for man charged with murder in missing Ole Miss student case

A Lafayette County Circuit Court denied bail to Sheldon Timothy Herrington Jr. after a preliminary hearing on Tuesday. ...

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Oxford Diaper Bank helps hundreds of area children

Due to donations from businesses, organizations and individuals throughout the region, the Oxford Diaper Bank has helped nearly ...

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Board of Aldermen OK’s funding for multiple capital projects

The Oxford Board of Aldermen met on Monday morning to approve the Fiscal Year 2022-2023 budget. During the ...

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Ole Miss football wraps up week one of fall camp

Ole Miss football wrapped up their first week of fall camp on Monday as they prepare for the ...

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Investigation into Spyder Moving Services leads to one arrest, OPD issues warrant for owner

On Friday, Aug. 5, after a lengthy investigation by the Criminal Investigation Division into Spyder Moving Services, charges ...

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Oxford community celebrates life of beloved middle-school teacher

This week, the Oxford community celebrates the life of a beloved teacher, colleague, friend and neighbor, Ellen Douglas. ...