The University of Mississippi Museum is asking for the community’s help so it can continue to hold its free Family Activity Day programs where children take fun-filled journeys through science and history with art as their guide. (April 21, 2015, Page 1, 3)
Parking on the Ole Miss campus will be more costly this fall as prices for parking permits rise, along with guest parking that will be increased to $3.
Solid Waste Manager Bobby Jones was recognized at a retirement party in his honor at the Lafayette County Chancery Building on Friday. Jones will end his career with the county on April 30 and begin a new job as a funeral director trainee at Seven Oaks Funeral Home. Kenneth Drewrey has been hired to place Jones as solid waste manager. (April 20, 2015, Page 3)
Lamar Park is the newest home for nine large sculptures that are a part of the Yokna Sculpture Trail. (April 19, 2015, Page 1C)
Reserve officers can provide help to police departments during large events. They can become heroes and in some cases, criminals. Locally, police officials praise the work of their part-time officers. (April 19, 2015, Page 1A, 3A)
The Oxford Police Department announced they have arrested two students for making threats against the staff and students at Oxford Middle School.
On Friday, A Youth Court judge signed an order of detention for the crime of conspiracy to commit murder. That same day two juveniles were picked up from their homes and transported to Alcorn County Juvenile Detention Center in Corinth.
(April 18, 2015)