Sixteen people were scammed by the same ticket scalper two weeks ago before the Ole Miss v. Alabama football game. (October 17, 2014, Page 1A)
Dipping a bit in August, tourism tax dollars are expected to be more than 2013.
A year after a deadly wreck claimed the life of Oxford teen Sarah Bial, the girl driving the vehicle was arrested Tuesday and charged with her death. (October 16, 2014, Page 1A)
Visitor’s Center wants to move closer to Town Hall. (October 15, 2014, Page 1, 2)
The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department and the Oxford Police Department are working on a possible murder/suicide this morning.
According to Investigator Alan Wilburn with the sheriff’s department, Michael Orange was found dead at about 9:20 a.m. in his residence on County Road 105. He died from a single gunshot wound to his head. His death appears to be a suicide, Wilburn said.
OPD officers responded to St. Andrew’s Circle shortly after where the body of Sharon Pegues Orange was discovered, also dead from a gunshot wound.
Check the EAGLE website for updated information. (October 13, 2014)
Classmates return to recently renovated facility for the first reunion of the old Abbeville School. (October 13, 2014, Page 1)
Some parents with children on an OPC flag-football team are upset over the coach’s decision to name the team after MSU. (October 10, 2014, Page 2A)