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Cold Front Triggers Sharp Temperature Drop in Oxford

Lifestyle

Help available for high utility bills

Record energy use during cold snap By Alyssa Schnugg Senior reporter Many Lafayette County and Oxford residents are ...

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High pressure brings blue skies, lots of sun; rain expected Thursday

This week, Lafayette County residents will see lots of sunshine and gradually warming temperatures as spring attempts to ...

Lifestyle

LC Fire Department: It’s too windy to burn

The Lafayette County Fire Department has posted wind advisories on its Facebook page reminding residents to refrain from ...

Lifestyle

Lacking in the pioneer spirit department

By Bonnie Brown Columnist Here we are at the end of January, which is always a month full ...

Weather

Mostly sunny this week; rain could return on the weekend

The weather this week in north Mississippi will be more like what most people expect in mid-January. No ...

Lifestyle

Trapped with cat, but HOA to the rescue

By Steve Stricker Columnist Monday 1:25 pm, January 15,  snow piling up on top of sleet that began ...

Holidays are rarely perfect days

Lifestyle

Cold weather was chance to clean junk drawers

By Bonnie Brown Columnist Now that everybody has experienced winter weather, let’s get on with more moderate weather ...

Lifestyle

Worry not, empty shelves and ice will pass

By Les Ferguson Jr. Columnist Looking back over my life, I realize I’ve wasted valuable time by being ...

Lifestyle

Winter storm death toll rises to eight as cold continues

Allie Jasper MEMA Public Information Officer Two additional weather-related deaths have been reported to the Mississippi Emergency Management ...

Lifestyle

Stay home: Roads are iced, making travel treacherous

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department reports that since light precipitation is now falling in Lafayette County, roadways will ...

BREAKING NEWS

Highway 7 North impassable at 400 block

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department is reporting that the 400 block of Highway 7 North in Lafayette County ...

Lifestyle

Due to weather conditions, 14th Annual Oxford Fiber Festival goes online only

From YAC This weekend’s in-person 14th Annual Oxford Fiber Festival had been cancelled due to severe weather conditions. ...

Weather

Road work update from Mayor Tannehill

From Oxford Mayor Robyn Tannehill Thursday morning: Crews are addressing the following areas this morning: Crew 1: Molly ...

Weather

Oxford officials ask residents to stay off roads

The city of Oxford is requesting that all citizens stay off the roads as light rain wreaks havoc ...

Lifestyle

Remain cautiously aware of freezing weather if you must travel

A new Winter Weather Advisory from the National Westher Service warns that freezing rain, a hard freeze and ...

Weather

Ole Miss delays start of spring semester until Jan. 25

The University of Mississippi is delaying the start of the spring semester due to the ongoing hazardous driving ...

Weather

New Winter Weather Advisory issued for Oxford area

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Lafayette County. The advisory will be in ...

Weather

TVA announces all-time high for power demand Wednesday morning

With the temperature bottoming out this morning to 0 degrees in some areas around north Mississippi, the Tennessee ...

Lifestyle

Frigid temps sticking around, more winter possible

By Alyssa Schnugg Senior Reporter Oxford’s first winter storm shut down the town after dumping ice and snow ...

Lifestyle

Powder in the Park

Archer Beach rides a sled in Avent Park as snow and sleet fall in Oxford on Monday, Jan. ...

Weather

Cold shuts down ‘My Fair Lady,’ Community Market and more

Since the University of Mississippi has canceled all activities on campus today and Wednesday, tonight’s presentation of “My ...

Lifestyle

MDOT crews continue addressing roads, bridges impacted by winter weather

https://pub.mdot.ms.gov/download/press%20releases/2024/January/Winter%20Wx%20Tuesday%20Jan%2016/MDOT-D-5-Winter-Weather-Treating-I-55-20-Rankin-Cty_1-16-2024.mp4   Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) officials are treating roads and bridges where there are icy conditions ...

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