Want to know all about deep-sea fishing — the ins and outs, the good parts and the bad times? Just ask Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks, who writes about his recent trips in the Gulf of Mexico going after all kinds of snappers, kingfish, sea bass and even possibly a shark.
A journey with nearly 20 years of travel will take its next route for Lisa Howorth when her debut novel, “Flying Shoes,” is released Tuesday. (June 12, 2014, Page 5A)
Looking for a decent handyman good for helping around the house? Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks might be your man. Unless what you need done has that magic phrase: “Quick and easy assembly using including hardware and tools.” (May 16, 2014, Page 4A)
BLOG – It took nearly seven innings for the Oxford baseball team to truly capitalize at the plate with runners in scoring position — certainly, a case of better late than never. (more…) (May 9, 2014)
BLOG — The timely hits that eluded Oxford’s baseball team in Game 1 of its best-of-three series against Lewisburg were collected early Friday night at Edwin Moak Field. (more…) (May 2, 2014)
The playoff atmosphere is nothing new for Water Valley pitcher Cody Greer.
FULTON — One of the mottos for Lafayette’s softball team this year has been, “Iron sharpens iron, one person sharpens another.” (May 1, 2014, Page 8)
Music lovers – particularly those who’re into vinyl records – are in for a big day Saturday when local record store The End of All Music hosts Record Store Day. Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks takes a look at plans for the event. (April 18, 2014, Page 4A)
Author Holly George-Warren gives readers an inside look into Alex Chilton’s life with her newly released biography “A Man Called Destruction: The Life and Music of Alex Chilton, From Box Tops to Big Star to Backdoor Man.” George-Warren will be in town next week to take part in the Music of the South Symposium, as well as Thacker Mountain Radio. (more…) (March 27, 2014, Page 5, 6, 7)
Movie versions of books often leave a lot out and a lot to be desired. An exception, Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks writes after watching a special screening earlier this week, might be the film version of the late Larry Brown’s novel, “Joe.” (March 21, 2014, Page 4A)