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Education

OSD to host second annual workforce expo

OXFORD, MISS — Oxford School District’s College and Career Readiness Department along with the Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development Foundation are hosting ... Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, May 10, 2022 10:38 am

Obituaries

Mazzie Lee Street

Ms.  Mazzie  Lee   Street  age  84  of  Memphis,  TN  passed  away on  May  6, 2022 Read more

by Staff Report, Tuesday, May 10, 2022 9:36 am

Education

UM Institute of Child Nutrition joins with FARE to address food allergies

The Institute of Child Nutrition at the University of Mississippi has partnered with the nonprofit Food Allergy Research and Education, known as FARE, to raise awareness and expand ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, May 9, 2022 4:30 pm

Education

‘Dream as big as you want’: UM confers degrees to more than 5,000 at 169th commencement

Under powder blue skies on a beautiful, crisp morning, Bradford Cobb, celebrated music executive and Ole Miss alumnus, told University of Mississippi graduates on Saturday ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, May 9, 2022 9:43 am

Obituaries

Carrie Ann Alderson Locke

CARRIE ANN ALDERSON LOCKE Mrs. Carrie Ann Alderson Locke, 83, died Friday, May 6, 2022, at her home in Oxford, MS. The funeral will be ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, May 9, 2022 8:56 am

Columns

From Decoration Day to Memorial Day: Honoring the fallen

Early Observances of Memorial Day were a result of the Civil War, which ended in the spring of 1865, and claimed more lives than any ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, May 7, 2022 4:30 pm

Education

Two UM faculty members appointed as distinguished professors

Two respected University of Mississippi professors with a combined total of 50 years of teaching, research and service have been appointed Distinguished Professors by the ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, May 7, 2022 3:45 pm

Columns

It’s time for endings and beginnings again

Winter to Spring to Summer has always been my favorite time of year as there are swell changes – the end of dead, dreary winter ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, May 7, 2022 1:30 pm

Crime

Jail Log from the Lafayette County Detention Center for May 3 to May 5

This list was recorded from the log at the Lafayette County Detention Center. A name listed does not indicate that a person is guilty of ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, May 7, 2022 10:45 am

Columns

Mom: The role model whose values shape your life

College graduation and Mother’s Day are most appropriate partners that make for a glorious weekend celebration!  What more could a mother want than to see ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, May 7, 2022 10:45 am

Business

Court ruling on Buff City Soap, Magnolia Soap case washes away part of corporate fight

A U.S. District Court in Tennessee has dismissed several claims against a Mississippi soap company in a dispute over corporate trade secrets. The Memphis-based company Buff City Soap, founded by former firefighter/paramedic Brad Kellum, leveled a ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, May 6, 2022 4:45 pm

Education

BioMolecular sciences chair shares toxicology expertise, receives top research award

Sometimes parents are the best role models to follow. Kristie Willett may be an example of that. Lynn B. Willett, now a retired animal science ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, May 6, 2022 2:45 pm

Education

Granddaughter of James Meredith, Jasmine Meredith, discovers empowerment in pursuing education

Following in a family member’s footsteps took on heightened meaning for Jasmine Meredith when she decided to pursue a master’s degree in integrated marketing communication ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, May 6, 2022 12:45 pm

Education

Red and Blue Celebration honors 23 graduating staff members

University of Mississippi staff members who have earned degrees while working were recognized for their accomplishments Wednesday (May 4) at the annual Red and Blue ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, May 6, 2022 8:30 am

Education

Kritika Gupta named UM graduate school class marshal

The Graduate School at the University of Mississippi has named Kritika Gupta as its class marshal for the university’s 2022 Commencement, which runs through Sunday, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 5, 2022 2:02 pm

Crime

Jail Log from the Lafayette County Detention Center for April 29 to May 2

This list was recorded from the log at the Lafayette County Detention Center. A name listed does not indicate that a person is guilty of ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 5, 2022 11:00 am

Obituaries

Evelyn Farnell Jackson

Evelyn Farnell Jackson, 46, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2022. Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 5, 2022 8:35 am

Obituaries

Jonathan Wayne Patton

Jonathan Wayne Patton, 42, passed away on April 28, 2022. Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 5, 2022 8:33 am

Obituaries

Norma Louise Figgs  Joiner

Ms. Norma Louise Figgs  Joiner  age 79 of Batesville, MS passed away on April  23, 2022. Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 5, 2022 8:29 am

Obituaries

Joe  L.  Jones  (Bobby  O’Jay)

Mr. Joe  L.  Jones  (  Bobby  O’Jay  )  age 68 of Memphis, TN passed  away  on  May 3, 2022. Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, May 5, 2022 8:28 am

Education

UM graduate student earns summer internship at Library of Congress

A University of Mississippi doctoral student has been awarded a prestigious internship this summer as a junior fellow at the Library of Congress in Washington, ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, May 4, 2022 12:30 pm

Business

Visit Oxford, Mississippi celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week, the “Future of Travel”

National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), the annual celebration of the contributions of the U.S. travel industry, will spotlight the critical role that travel will ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, May 4, 2022 10:42 am

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