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Business

Oxford Resident named Action Auto Salesperson of the Year 

Longtime Oxford resident Jolynn Medina was recently named Action Auto’s 2021 Salesperson of the Year after selling a ...

Events

Snow Day in Lafayette County: A true Winter Wonderland

Oxford and Lafayette County were gifted a true snow day on Sunday. White, fluffy snow blanketed cars, trees ...

Lafayette County

Drivers cautioned on road conditions, travel hazards

Lafayette County and surrounding areas are experiencing residual chilly temperatures and after affects of the weekend winter weather. ...

News

Coach Yo: We needs fans to come out and show that they back their women’s basketball team

Head coach Yolett McPhee-McCuin issued a passionate plea to Ole Miss fans following Sunday’s 86-71 victory over in-state ...

News

Lafayette County under Winter Weather Advisory until Sunday afternoon

Lafayette County has been upgraded from Winter Storm Watch to Winter Storm Warning or a Winter Weather Advisory, ...

News

Oxford boys basketball falls to Starkville 64-39

Oxford High’s boys basketball team lost at home Friday night to rival Starkville, falling to third place in ...

News

Lafayette County officially under Winter Storm Watch

Lafayette County, along with several other northern counties in Mississippi, is officially under the Winter Storm Watch according ...

Business

Oxford artist and designer hits it big, seeks community’s help

Local artist, designer and business owner Timber Heard shot for the stars and hit her target, but she ...

Columns

Car tag reduction helps garner support for tax cut

A day after the massive tax cut bill championed by Republican Speaker Philip Gunn passed the House, a ...

Columns

What is ‘normal’ these days?

People say, “I’ll be so glad when this pandemic goes away and things return to normal.” Well – ...

Crime

OPD arrests, charges Oxford woman with Aggravated Domestic Violence

On January 11th, 2022, at approximately 9:06 PM, the Oxford Police Department responded to the 200 block of ...

Crime

Oxford man arrested for possession of weapon, multiple misdemeanor charges

On January 13th, 2022, at approximately 2:50 PM, the Oxford Police Department responded to the 100 block of ...

Education

OSD Superintendent further addresses COVID at Oxford Schools

The Oxford School District is experiencing a shortage in teachers and faculty who are in quarantine due to ...

Columns

How much do you know about Native American warriors?

Most Americans, through school and movies, know some of the famous Native American warriors like Sitting Bull, and ...

Columns

A title doesn’t always answer ‘what do you do?’

I retired in 2016.  Or I should say I “re-retired” as I retired from full-time employment in 2003 ...

News

Lafayette County narrowly escapes Winter Storm Watch

Lafayette County has not been placed under a Winter Storm Watch but residents can expect a little snow ...

Education

Lafayette County Schools closed on Jan. 18 due to COVID outbreak

The Lafayette County School District is extending the observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on Monday, ...

News

Supreme Court halts Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine rule for US businesses

The Supreme Court has stopped a major push by the Biden administration to boost the nation’s COVID-19 vaccination ...

News

Medical marijuana proposal moves to Mississippi Senate

A bill to create a medical marijuana program is headed for debate in the Mississippi Senate in coming ...

Events

MLK celebrations cancelled due to COVID-19

Celebrations in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. are being cancelled around Oxford due to the spread ...

News

Ole Miss running back Henry Parrish Jr. enters transfer portal

Ole Miss lost another key contributor Thursday night when running back Henry Parrish Jr’s name appeared in the ...

Education

Representative Williamson releases statement on teacher pay increase, income tax bill

The Mississippi House approval of the House Bill 530, also known as the Strategically Accelerating the Recruitment and ...

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