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Internet outage caused by a ‘series of unfortunate events’

NE SPARC fiber internet customers lost their internet Wednesday night for several hours due to a “series of ...

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North East Power partners with TVA to donate to area non-profits

North East Mississippi Electric Power Association announced that it has partnered with the Tennessee Valley Authority to award ...

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Lafayette high school seniors walk the stage Thursday

Thursday will mark the culmination of 12+ years of hard work for 221 Lafayette High School seniors who ...

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Lafayette baseball is headed to the 5A State Championship series

By Adam Brown  Sports writer  The Lafayette Commodores are headed to the 5A Mississippi High School Baseball State ...

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Oxford falls to Hernando in first game of the 7A North Half

By Adam Brown Sports writer  The Oxford Chargers dropped a hard-fought loss to the Hernando Tigers 2-1 on ...

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Lafayette defeated New Hope 10-7 to open the 5A North Half

By Adam Brown  Sports writer  The Lafayette Commodores defeated New Hope 10-7 on Friday in the first game of the ...

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Lafayette softball season comes to a close

By Adam Brown Sports writer  The Lafayette Commodores softball team dropped a hard-fought game to Corinth 11-9 in ...

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Lafayette softball falls to Corinth in opening game of the series

By Adam Brown  Sports writer  The Lafayette Commodores softball team falls to Corinth 7-1 in the opening game ...

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Church daycare worker delivers baby on the job

By Davis Coen Local daycare employee Santerrica Clay had celebrated her birthday, and lost her best friend during ...

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Commodores softball prepares for 5A North Half Championship

By Adam Brown  Sports writer The Lafayette Commodores softball team prepares for its 5A North Half Championship series ...

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Thaxton man killed in Tuesday morning crash

A Thaxton man was killed Tuesday when his vehicle went off the road in Lafayette County. According to ...

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Lafayette County property owner has 30 days to clean up tires, vehicles

The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors gave a property owner 30 days to clean up their land or ...

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Norris, Bolen named as top Lafayette students

Lafayette High School officials have announced the names of the valedictorian and the salutatorian for the class of ...

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Strong storms rolled through Lafayette County Monday early morning

There may be a lot of yawning folks in Oxford today. At about 1:23 a.m. Monday, a tornado ...

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Lafayette Commodores baseball sweeps Pontotoc

By Adam Brown  Sports writer  The Lafayette Commodores defeated Pontotoc 4-3 on Saturday to take the series. Pontotoc ...

Lifestyle

Nominations extended for ‘Citizen of the Year’ award

Hurry – you only have until Wednesday, May 8, to let county officials know who you think was ...

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Juveniles charged for making bomb threats over the phone

On Wednesday, the Lafayette County Criminal Investigations Unit was notified regarding a bomb threat that was called into ...

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Highway 7 widening project receives $160M from MS House, Senate

In 2015, Oxford and Lafayette County residents and leaders received the bad news that the Mississippi Department of ...

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Returning student registration open now at Lafayette School District

Registration for the upcoming 2024-2025 school year for Lafayette County School District kids is in full swing for ...

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Lafayette defeats Pontotoc 12-2 in series opener

By Adam Brown Sports writer  The Lafayette Commodores take the opening game of the series over Pontotoc 12-2 on ...

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OSD offers free breakfast, lunch to all area children this summer

Area children will be able to enjoy free breakfast and lunch meals even after school is out this ...

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Sheriff’s department expansion ready to break ground

Site-plan prep has started on the future new Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department building that will be added to ...

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