Spider Murphy and Ole Miss Alum John Henning return to Oxford. The band is set to play Irie on the Square May 5. Show starts at 8 p.m. The band will be joined by Philadelphia, Miss. native Daniel Sharp for the show. (April 13, 2010)
Here’s your chance to weigh in on our 2010 Best of Oxford awards. Click here to vote online.
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OXFORD LIVING — It’s a drive Ole Miss student Kate Anthony had made a million times en route from Oxford to her home in Southaven. But stopping to take photos and talk to the folks who live and work along Highway 6 made her realize: It’s more than just a means to an end.
The Annual Meeting of the Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Foundation will be June 10 at the Oxford Conference Center. The evening begins at 5:30 with a social and cash bar; dinner begins at 6. Featured guest speaker is Sam Haskell. For ticket and sponsorship information, contact the Chamber at 662-234-4651 or firstname.lastname@example.org. (April 8, 2010)
The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Mississippi will be presenting the inaugural Spring Fling Physics Demonstration Show on Thursday from 7–8:30 p.m. in Fulton Chapel. Admission is free.
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The event combines a food-and-wine tasting with a silent auction, drawing items from local artists and authors, hotel and casino packages, authographed memorabilia from athletics and local celebrities, various gift certificates, clothing attire and more.
Tickets are $50 in advance and $60 at the door. To contact the committee, e-mail email@example.com. (April 8, 2010)
Beginning April 1, we transitioned from the free-access period of our new e-edition into a paid online subscription pilot program. Readers will be able to sign up for $5 per month to get the entire day’s paper — just as it appeared in print. The online subscription also includes access to the past 30 days’ edition.
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A CONVERSATION WITH — Jacquline Vinson lost her husband to colon cancer seven years ago, but today she’s living out his legacy in her work, in raising their three children and in establishing a scholarship endowment in his memory. The T.P. Vinson Memorial Scholarship banquet is set for this Saturday at Johnson Commons. (April 8, 2010, Page 3)
Elite Realty of Oxford and Signs and Stuff are co-hosting Chamber After Hours on Thursday from 5 – 7 p.m. at 317 Heritage Drive, Suites 1 & 3-B. This month’s event also sponsored by Magnolia Rental and First Choice Catering. (April 7, 2010)