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News

Oxford Fire Department calls

Oxford Fire Department responded to the following calls from June 16-June 22: 14          Fire Alarms 27          Medical/ EMS calls 1          ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, June 24, 2024 5:30 pm

Lafayette County

Fire scorches 5 acres Sunday off Hwy. 30

Residents living near Highway 30 around County Roads 225/237 may continue to smell smoke when they walk outside after a large brush fire left a ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, June 24, 2024 4:29 pm

News

Sam Kendricks vaults to 11th US title and US Olympic Team

Paris will be 3rd Olympics By Ian Sparks  Oxford native and Ole Miss graduate Sam Kendricks has punched his ticket to the 2024 Olympics in ... Read more

by Staff Report, Monday, June 24, 2024 11:23 am

Lafayette County

Heat Advisory for Oxford

The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory until 9 p.m. tonight and another from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. for Monday. The advisory includes ... Read more

by Staff Report, Sunday, June 23, 2024 2:44 pm

Health

Sunday’s Good Sense: When you give so much it hurts

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by Staff Report, Sunday, June 23, 2024 7:48 am

News

Tornadoes and tears – surviving more storms

Story by Seth Parenteau and Cody Farris UM journalism students The devastation caused last spring by an EF4 tornado in Rolling Fork turned the national ... Read more

by Staff Report, Saturday, June 22, 2024 11:45 am

Crime

OPD Camp Cops is a wrap

The Oxford Police Department wrapped up its Camp Cops on Friday. The camp was held from June 10-14 for rising third and fourth graders and ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, June 21, 2024 2:11 pm

Business

Oxford 2024 CoBuilders winners announced

The Oxford-Lafayette County Economic Development Foundation in partnership with the University of Mississippi announced the winners of the recent Oxford CoBuilders Business Pitch Competition. Oxford’s ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, June 21, 2024 1:24 pm

Crime

Mother arrested after child tests positive for drugs

Lafayette County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigation Unit received a report on June 19 from Lafayette County Child Protective Services regarding a child who tested positive for ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, June 21, 2024 12:17 pm

History

Traveling exhibit details life of diplomat, civil rights icon

A traveling exhibit will showcase the achievements and contributions of Andrew Young, the first African American U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and a top ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, June 21, 2024 11:36 am

Obituaries

Mary Catherine Stephens “Cathy” Estes

Mary Catherine Stephens “Cathy” Estes, 78, died on June 18, 2024, in Oxford. Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, June 21, 2024 11:27 am

Obituaries

Jim Chambless

Jim R. Chambless, 84, retired professor and Dean of the School of Education at the University of Mississippi, died on Tuesday, June 18, 2024, at ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, June 21, 2024 11:25 am

Obituaries

Sonny Maples

Elmer Julian “Sonny” Maples, 91, of Oxford, died on Monday, June 17, 2024. Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, June 21, 2024 11:24 am

News

Oxford High grad competing at Olympic Trials

The 2024 Summer Olympics will take place in Paris with thousands of world-class athletes set to descend upon the City of Light.  The opening ceremony ... Read more

by Staff Report, Friday, June 21, 2024 9:16 am

Arts

Plein Air announces artist Robert Townsend as 2024 Artist in Residence

By Leighton McCool Special to the Eagle The Plein Air neighborhood announced the distinguished contemporary artist Robert Townsend will serve as the 2024 Plein Air ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 20, 2024 3:57 pm

Crime

OPD awards three with Blue Line Awards

The Oxford Police Department recently awarded Officer MacKenzie Rogers, Det. Sergeant Mike Burks and Officer Trae Pruitt with its Blue Line Awards for their recent ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 20, 2024 1:46 pm

Crime

Abbeville man charged with rape

Deputies with the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office responded to County Road 129 on June 16 regarding an assault. The caller said a woman showed up ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 20, 2024 12:59 pm

Crime

Oxford man faces 4th DUI charge

An Oxford man was arrested recently and charged with his fourth DUI. On June 16, deputies with the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office received a call ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 20, 2024 12:49 pm

Crime

Oxford man charged with burglary

An Oxford man was arrested for burglary recently. On June 9, deputies with the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office took a report of a residential burglary ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 20, 2024 12:37 pm

Healthcare

First human case of West Nile Virus in Mississippi reported

The Mississippi State Department of Health has confirmed the first human case of West Nile Virus this year in Rankin County.  West Nile Virus is ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 20, 2024 12:26 pm

Obituaries

June Rosentreter

June Rosentreter, 90, of Chelsea, Michigan, formerly of Oxford, died peacefully on June 12. She was a member of Oxford-University United Methodist church. June was ... Read more

by Staff Report, Thursday, June 20, 2024 11:24 am

Business

Lafayette County property transfers

Compiled by Davis Coen Property transfers between June 10-14, 2024, as recorded with the Lafayette County Chancery Clerk: Ella Mae Daniels and Peggy Ann Ray ... Read more

by Staff Report, Wednesday, June 19, 2024 1:31 pm

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