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March 1 law enforcement activity reports

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Oxford man, 19, arrested for uttering forgery

On Feb. 21, the Oxford Police Department responded to a business in the 700 block in reference to ...

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Seven OHS students named as National Merit finalists

Oxford High School has announced that seven exceptional students have advanced to National Merit finalists in the annual ...

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‘Shadow of Son,’ is an all-Oxford-show and Davenport’s 125th play at OHS

While all Oxford High Theater productions are quality, professional shows, its newest play is undoubtedly more special to ...

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Oxford partners with UM’s MPartner to better serve Spanish-speaking community members

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, cities worldwide faced unprecedented challenges in effectively reaching all segments of ...

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In-person absentee voting ends March 9; Qualification period open for judge race

The Lafayette County Circuit Court Clerk’s office will be open on the next two Saturdays to accommodate in-person ...

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Ole Miss Baseball continues to roll in win over Missouri State

The runs continued to pile up Wednesday night as Ole Miss Baseball (6-4) scored 12 or more runs ...

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Softball opens play at home, hosts Ole Miss Classic

Playing at home for the first time this season and in a new stadium, Ole Miss Softball welcomes ...

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Feb. 29 law enforcement activity reports

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Ole Miss honors 60th anniversary of ‘Freedom Summer’

A week dedicated to honoring the 60th anniversary of the “Mississippi Freedom Summer” features guest speakers, documentaries and ...

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Man, 50, arrested for aggravated assault

On Feb. 20, 2024, the Oxford Police Department responded to the 200th block of Pegues Road for an ...

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Oxford man arrested with fraudulent check charge

On Feb. 12, 2024, the Oxford Police Department responded to a call in reference to a fraudulent check ...

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Texas man charged with cyberstalking

On Feb. 15, 2024, the Oxford Police Department took a walk-in report of harassment. After investigation, Paxton Kyrish, ...

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Northwest Hall of Fame inducts locals

Three Lafayette, one Oxford graduate inducted in group of 16 Sixteen Northwest Mississippi Community College students have been ...

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Dental students visit Capitol

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Ole Miss tops Arkansas-Little Rock 12-6

By Jeff Roberson Ole Miss continued its winning ways Tuesday afternoon, defeating Arkansas-Little Rock 12-6 at Oxford-University Stadium ...

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Feb. 28 law enforcement activity reports

25 Tickets 7 Accidents OPD: ARRESTS 1 Arrest Warrant Served, Careless Driving 1 MIP 1 Possession of Drug ...

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Strong named MS Raiders head coach

Arena football team opens season March 23 at B’ville Civic Center By Myra Bean MS Raiders sports writer ...

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Inaugural ‘Casey Jones Blues Fest’ slated for March 23

On Saturday, March 23, the Water Valley Main Street Association will hold its first Casey Jones Blues Festival.   ...

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New Oxonians named Pantry’s ‘Volunteers of the Year’

José and Carmen Martin were named the 2023 Volunteers of the Year by the Oxford Pantry recently. The ...

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Withdrawal pains from sons’ visit is a good ache

By Steve Stricker Columnist Of all the heroes in my life, I am very proud to say with ...

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Let’s see health care as a civil right

Sandra C. Melvin Guest Columnist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stated, “Of all the forms of inequality, injustice ...

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