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Oxford Film Festival reveals lineup for fifth week of virtual festival

The Oxford Film Festival is continuing on with its virtual edition as it enters its fifth week. This week’s films run through May 22 through ... Read more

3 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Thacker Mountain Radio season finale to feature member of The Go-Go’s

The spring finale of Thacker Mountain Radio Hour will take listeners back to the 80s. The local radio show will conclude its spring season on ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford neighborhood creates Social Distance Zoo

The quarantine life has lasted for nearly a month in Oxford, and families have been scrambling to find ways to keep their children entertained and ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Film Festival announces weekly virtual film festival series

The 2020 edition of the Oxford Film Festival is going virtual, for now. The festival announced this week plans for a weekly virtual film festival ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Wonderbird Spirits providing hand sanitizer for healthcare workers, first responders

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States, everyday essentials became such hot commodities they rivaled the popularity of the must-have toy at Christmas. Hand ... Read more

2 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Film Festival announces Virtual Art House

With the entertainment world at a standstill due to COVID-19, many artists are bringing entertainment to people’s living rooms. The Oxford Film Festival is the ... Read more

2 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford’s art community providing escape with “Stay @ Home Fest”

This week was supposed to be one of the biggest on Oxford’s art community’s calendar, but COVID-19 pulled the plug. On Wednesday, the 17th Annual ... Read more

2 months ago by Jake Thompson.

25th Annual Double Decker Arts Festival postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic

One of the biggest spring events in Oxford, Mississippi and the Southeast will not be taking place next month. Visit Oxford announced Wednesday that the ... Read more

2 months ago by Jake Thompson.

2020 Oxford Film Festival postponed

The next domino to fall regarding local events in Oxford happened on Thursday afternoon. Organizers for the Oxford Film Festival announced the 2020 edition has ... Read more

2 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Film Festival prepared for potential of coronavirus outbreak

The 2020 Oxford Film Festival is less than two weeks away, and will still go on as planned amidst the worldwide coronavirus threat. To date, ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Jazz ensemble Skrontch to play at Ole Miss

Composer and clarinetist Byron Asher is bringing his jazz ensemble Skrontch to the University of Mississippi this week. The group will play at Nutt Auditorium ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Ben Napier is ready to leave his “legacy” at Ole Miss with McCormick’s

The Inn at Ole Miss is getting a hometown feel this spring. When the hotel located on the University of Mississippi’s campus announced last December ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Film Fest announces new special screenings, special events

The Oxford Film Festival announced their 2020 lineup in January but have bolstered the 17th annual event with the addition of some additional events and ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Double Decker Spring Run organizers discuss changes to 2020 routes

With safety in mind and the growing number of participants on a year-to-year basis, the annual Double Decker Spring Run decided to make some alterations. ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

King sisters to host script reading of “Our Josephine”

A feature film adaptation of Oxford’s Katherine and Margaret King’s book “Our Josephine” is in development, and the King sisters are set to host a ... Read more

4 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Regents elementary drama program providing “life skills through stage skills”

Drama departments are commonplace in middle schools and high schools across the country, but in Oxford, there is one school that introduces the stage to ... Read more

4 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Caregiver Appreciation Night set for Monday

Since 1984, Jo Ann O’Quinn has hosted a support group for those affected by Alzheimer’s and other related disorders and on Monday they are holding ... Read more

4 months ago by Jake Thompson.

10th Annual Fiber Arts Festival begins next week

One of Oxford’s signature art events will hold its 10th iteration next week. The annual Fiber Arts Festival begins on Jan. 23 and runs through ... Read more

4 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Film Festival announces 2020 film lineup

This year’s Oxford Film Festival is taking place a month later than usual, which is good for executive director Melanie Addington, who had to sort ... Read more

4 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Casting call announced for local television commercial this week

A local doctor’s office is holding an open casting call for actors to be featured in an upcoming awareness campaign, and would like to feature ... Read more

4 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Downtown Parking Commission, Visit Oxford discuss Double Decker parking options

For the first time in its 25-year existence, the Double Decker Arts Festival has a new option for attendees to park. The downtown parking garage ... Read more

5 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford’s Indoor Yard Sale returns this weekend

After celebrating a milestone last year, one of Oxford’s favorite wintertime events is returning this weekend. The 11th annual Indoor Yard Sale will take place ... Read more

5 months ago by Jake Thompson.

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