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Crime

Oxford man arrested for possession of weapon, multiple misdemeanor charges

On January 13th, 2022, at approximately 2:50 PM, the Oxford Police Department responded to the 100 block of ...

Education

OSD Superintendent further addresses COVID at Oxford Schools

The Oxford School District is experiencing a shortage in teachers and faculty who are in quarantine due to ...

Columns

How much do you know about Native American warriors?

Most Americans, through school and movies, know some of the famous Native American warriors like Sitting Bull, and ...

Columns

A title doesn’t always answer ‘what do you do?’

I retired in 2016.  Or I should say I “re-retired” as I retired from full-time employment in 2003 ...

News

Lafayette County narrowly escapes Winter Storm Watch

Lafayette County has not been placed under a Winter Storm Watch but residents can expect a little snow ...

Education

Lafayette County Schools closed on Jan. 18 due to COVID outbreak

The Lafayette County School District is extending the observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on Monday, ...

Lafayette Sports

Lafayette boys soccer falls to Saltillo, ending playoff hopes

Lafayette’s boys soccer team was eliminated from playoff contention at home Thursday night when they lost to Saltillo ...

News

Supreme Court halts Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine rule for US businesses

The Supreme Court has stopped a major push by the Biden administration to boost the nation’s COVID-19 vaccination ...

News

Medical marijuana proposal moves to Mississippi Senate

A bill to create a medical marijuana program is headed for debate in the Mississippi Senate in coming ...

Lafayette Sports

Lafayette girls soccer lock up top seed in region with win over Saltillo

The Lafayette girls’ soccer team secured a key victory at home Thursday night, defeating rival Saltillo 2-1 after ...

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Events

MLK celebrations cancelled due to COVID-19

Celebrations in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. are being cancelled around Oxford due to the spread ...

News

Ole Miss running back Henry Parrish Jr. enters transfer portal

Ole Miss lost another key contributor Thursday night when running back Henry Parrish Jr’s name appeared in the ...

News Main

Ole Miss reportedly hires Chris Kiffin as co-defensive coordinator

Ole Miss continues to shake up their coaching staff following their record-breaking 10-win season in 2021. The Rebels ...

Education

Representative Williamson releases statement on teacher pay increase, income tax bill

The Mississippi House approval of the House Bill 530, also known as the Strategically Accelerating the Recruitment and ...

Education

OSD extends MLK holiday, plans to close campuses on Friday

The Oxford School District has extended observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday and plans to close ...

Lafayette Sports

Lafayette boys soccer fighting to secure playoff spot

The Lafayette High School boys soccer team looks to secure a playoff spot tonight at home against rival ...

Business

Oxford’s ride share ordinance to go into effect Jan. 19

In order to promote the health, safety, and welfare of Oxford citizens and visitors, the Board of Alderman ...

News

Mississippi House panel OKs bill to phase out income tax

The Mississippi House is working on a proposal to phase out the state income tax, reduce the sales ...

Lafayette County

Lafayette County to possibly see snow over the weekend

National Weather Service Memphis reported possible snow accumulations for North Mississippi over the upcoming weekend. From Saturday afternoon ...

Education

Teacher pay raise plan moves forward at Mississippi Capitol

The Mississippi House acted quickly Wednesday to approve a bill that would increase teacher pay, nudging ahead of ...