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Stay off the roads!

The Lafayette County EMA strongly encourages staying put since highways and roadways in Lafayette County are snow covered. ...

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Winter storm expected to drop 4-6 inches of snow in Oxford

By Alyssa Schnugg Lafayette County will likely see its first snowfall of the year Monday and, according to ...

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Current windy conditions will melt into wintry mix Sunday

A weather advisory warns residents that strong winds will continue as “severe and significant threat to life or ...

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MDOT preparing for freezing winter. Be sure to do so yourself

The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) officials are gearing up for potential winter weather in parts of Mississippi ...

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Some cannabis products on hold as MSDH requires retesting

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) continues an administrative hold on a large number of medical cannabis ...

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MDOT clears Santa Claus for travel!

https://pub.mdot.ms.gov/download/press%20releases/2023/December/Santa%20cleared%20for%20travel/Santa_Clearance_video.mp4   The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) has officially cleared Santa Claus and his reindeer for travel ...

Severe Thunderstorm Activity Continues in North MS

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UPDATED: Severe Thunderstorm Activity Continues in North MS

UPDATED: The National Weather Service has identified a severe thunderstorm at 5:10 p.m. CST near Velma, about 10 ...

Tornado watch area in effecct until 7 p.m. Dec 9, 2023

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Alert: Tornado watch in effect in effect until 7 p.m.

The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for areas that include North Mississippi including Lafayette, Panola, Quitman, ...

Oxford Water Advisory Hits Local Businesses, Kroger Halts Fresh Produce Sales

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Here’s what you need to know so far about businesses affected by the Oxford water advisory

The boil-water alert in Oxford is having far-reaching effects beyond the tap, severely impacting local businesses and services. ...

Dense Fog Advisory Impacts Visibility in Lafayette County

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Dense fog advisory impacts visibility in Lafayette County

Lafayette County is under a Dense Fog Advisory, significantly reducing visibility to 2 1/2 miles due to misty ...

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Man arrested in death of 21-year-old woman

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office has taken into custody Kylan Jacques Phillips in connection with the Thanksgiving day ...

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LCSD responds to County Road 518 incident

The following is a statement from the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department: At approximately 6:40 pm on Nov. 5 the Lafayette ...

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Student found deceased near campus parking lot

University Police were summoned on Friday morning to respond to a report of an unresponsive student discovered near ...

Following the vandalism at Pocket Park near Oxford City Hall last night, the Oxford Police have identified the two women involved.

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Women identified in Pocket Park fountain vandalism

Following the vandalism incident at Pocket Park near Oxford City Hall last night, the Oxford Police department successfully ...

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Theatre Oxford’s ‘The Exonerated’ postponed due to COVID-19

Theatre Oxford’s production of “The Exonerated” has been postponed due to COVID-19 in the cast. If you purchased ...

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One in critical condition following retaining wall collapse in Oxford

On Tuesday, a retaining wall collapsed leaving one person in critical condition, according to the Oxford Fire Department ...

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Iconic Oxford pig statue ‘Francis Bacon’ recovered after most recent theft

The Oxford Police Department confirmed Sunday evening that “Francis Bacon,” a life-like pig statue stolen Thursday night, has ...

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Crash on Hwy 6 near Denmark blocks all lanes

All lanes were blocked on Wednesday afternoon on Hwy 6 near CR 277 at 3:36 p.m. due to ...

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Canceled alert: Missing juvenile located

Azarreya Williams, 15, was last seen in Sardis on Main Street area Tuesday, July 18. She has green ...

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Driver alert: Portions of South Lamar will be closed for more than a month for culvert replacement

South Lamar Boulevard will be closed between Veterans Drive and Whippoorwill Lane/Windsor Falls Boulevard from Friday, June 30 ...

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Officials: Tallahatchie County youth found safe

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has canceled an Endangered/Missing Child Alert for a 12-year-old who has been found ...

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Tornado Watch

A Tornado Watch has been issued by the National Weather Service until 1 a.m. Monday morning for all ...

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