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Ulysses “Coach” Howell Activity Center allowed to reopen with restrictions

The Oxford Park Commission is reopening their activity centers, but with restrictions who what is allowed and how many are allowed to access the facilities ... Read more

2 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Masks now required at mTrade Park

Parents, fans, players and coaches who come to mTrade Park will now be required to wear a mask, starting with this weekend’s tournament. The decision ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Park Commission ready to get back to work

The Oxford Park Commission is fully staffed once again and ready to pick up where they left off in the spring before the COVID-19 pandemic ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Park Commission preparing post-coronavirus programs

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit Oxford, life was put on hold for everyone, including those involved in sports and programs offered at Oxford Park Commission. ... Read more

6 months ago by Jake Thompson.

OPC sports and activities on indefinite pause, following school calendars

Whatever decisions local government and school officials make in the coming weeks regarding the coronavirus outbreak, the Oxford Parks Commission will be following suit. The ... Read more

7 months ago by Nathanael Gabler.

FNC Park officially becomes mTrade Park

Oxford’s premier sports complex is entering a new era. Formally known as FNC Park for the last 10 years, the park unveiled its new name, ... Read more

9 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Planning Commission approves sign for new activity center

In June, Oxford’s new activity center was officially named in honor of the late Ulysses “Coach” Howell, and this week a sign was approved to ... Read more

11 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Park Commission takes home top honors from Mississippi Recreation and Parks

Once again, the top athletic and recreation facility in Mississippi is located in Oxford. Oxford Park Commission took home five awards from the Mississippi Recreation ... Read more

12 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Final turf installation to begin at FNC Park

Over the past decade since FNC, Inc. took over, the athletic fields at FNC Park have gradually seen improvements, including the installation of turf fields. ... Read more

1 year ago by Jake Thompson.

mTrade to become new naming rights sponsor of FNC Park

After 10 years, FNC Park will soon have a new name. During Tuesday’s Oxford Board of Aldermen meeting, the Board approved an agreement to allow ... Read more

1 year ago by Jake Thompson.

Mississippi USSSA Baseball Championship results

FNC Park hosted the Mississippi USSSA Baseball Championships for 14-under and 9-under divisions this weekend. Over 50 teams, 10 from Oxford themselves competed in five different ... Read more

1 year ago by Nathanael Gabler.

USSSA Mississippi State Baseball Championship coming to Oxford this weekend

FNC Park always tends to be bustling at this time of year with softball and baseball tournaments, but this weekend’s event has potential to trump ... Read more

1 year ago by Nathanael Gabler.

Activity center holds naming ceremony, grand opening

A seven-year endeavor that began as an idea in a November 2012 Board of Aldermen meeting saw its culmination this week. The Ulysses ‘Coach’ Howell ... Read more

1 year ago by Jake Thompson.

New Oxford Activity Center floors to be re-painted

The new Oxford Activity Center courts will be closed for this week, just two weeks after fully opening for the first time. Lines on the ... Read more

2 years ago by Nathanael Gabler.

Oxford city pool in need of repairs

It is still cold outside but before the warmer months of summer arrive the Oxford city pool is set to have a makeover. The Oxford ... Read more

2 years ago by Jake Thompson.

New OPC activity building set to host first games

The Oxford Park Commission is ready to show off their newest attraction. Construction on the new Oxford Activity Center is completed and set to host ... Read more

2 years ago by Jake Thompson.

Ole Miss men’s basketball team visits OPC’s League of Champions

The Ole Miss men’s basketball team provided a lifetime of memories on Monday. The Oxford Park Commission’s League of Champions got a visit from the ... Read more

2 years ago by Jake Thompson.

OPC sees growth in Fall soccer registration

Oxford and Lafayette County is growing and the effects are being felt everywhere. The Oxford Park Commission is no exception. OPC announced during Tuesday night’s ... Read more

2 years ago by Jake Thompson.

2nd annual Students for Alzheimer’s Tennis Tournament to be held in August

Last year Jack Ligon took a chance on creating an event benefiting Alzheimer’s disease. The tennis tournament was a success and the 16 year-old Oxford ... Read more

2 years ago by Jake Thompson.

Fisher to offer youth lacrosse clinic through OPC

The Oxford Park Commission is expanding their offering to the youth of the community. Beginning later this Summer the OPC will have an introductory lacrosse ... Read more

2 years ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Park Commission to focus on fun

The Oxford Park Commission is working to revise its bylaws to reflect a renewed philosophy that it’s not whether you win or lose – it’s ... Read more

3 years ago by Alyssa Schnugg.

Local volunteers to be recognized Tuesday

By John Davis and Arledia Bennett Oxford Park Commission A chance to give back to Oxford and Lafayette County is the focus of the annual ... Read more

4 years ago by Oxford Eagle Contributors.

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