Online Edition
Saturday, May 30, 2015

Melanie Addington

Oxford tax collections on the rise

Local tax collections continue to remain stronger than in 2009 with collections for May remaining up for Oxford, but slightly down for Abbeville and Taylor. (June 17, 2010, Page 1)

Share this Oxford Eagle story.

    Film Freak begins “Where I Begin”

    OXFORD FILM FREAK – I’ve gotten a lot of questions from friends recently wondering where I have been as they hardly see me anymore, not even out at the movies. It’s true. I rarely left my house when not at work for the past two months. The reason is that I have been collaborating with filmmaker Thomas L. Phillips on a new movie to be filmed in July. (June 17, 2010, Page 14)

    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

      No public lot for blues fest

      A new blues festival in Oxford set for July 16-17 may have to move indoors after all. Although originally planned to be inside, organizer James Parker is seeing a way to move the festival outdoors. (June 16, 2010, Page 1)

      Share this Oxford Eagle story.

        Talks continue on Jackson-Highway 6 interchange project

        City leaders continued to hammer out details with state officials for the proposed Highway 6-Jackson Avenue interchange. Local leaders made a decision las month to scrap an expensive and complex plan that had been debated for 12 years in favor of a scaled-back plan. (June 16, 2010, Page 2)

        Share this Oxford Eagle story.

          No tax hike needed to fund Oxford School District budget

          Oxford residents will not be hit with a tax increase to fund city schools. At a public hearing Monday on the proposed budget for the next school year, the board discussed the possibility of what sort of revenue the district could generate if a 4 percent tax hike was approved. But the board was adamant about not raising taxes. (June 15, 2010, Page 2)

          Share this Oxford Eagle story.

            Education briefs

            • Nolan Webb is the recipient of the 2010 Lafayette County Cattleman’s Association Scholarship.
            • Kathryn Howorth graduated from Tulane University.
            • Luke McCullough receive forestry scholarship.
            • Families sought for exchange students
            • GED testing offered at NWCC
            • 40th OHS Charger football reunion set
            • OHS 1084 reunion set for this weekend
            • Local students make NWCC honor lists
            • NWCC votes for tuition increase
            • LMS announces honor rolls
            • Blake Chandler, Abigail Chandler, Bradley Shields and Hayden Young named to dean’s list at Harding University.
            • Chelsea N. Peters named to Rhodes honor roll.
            • Katherine Lewis graduated from New York University.

             (June 15, 2010, Page 5)

            Share this Oxford Eagle story.

              First Lady writes OHS Class of 2010

              First Lady Michelle Obama wished the Oxford High School Class of 2010 well in a letter addressed to recent graduate Cathy Chen after Chen launched an effort to invite the president and Mrs. Obama to the school to speak to the graduating class. (June 15, 2010, Page 5)

              Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                St. John’s OK’d for education building

                St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church got the green light by the Oxford Planning Commission to build a new, two-story, 10,000 square-foot education building behind the church’s sanctuary. (June 15, 2010, Page 1)

                Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                  Water line break soaks Square

                  A rupture Saturday afternoon in the main water line on the Square closed up or slowed down business for restaurants along South Lamar Boulevard and on the Square for the evening. (June 14, 2010, Page 1)

                  Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                    Local players get parts in “Royal Season”

                    Local actors graced the stage during opening weekend of the Oxford Shakespeare Festival at the University of Mississippi. Opening the festival was the “Merry Wives of Windsor.” Also playing this year is “Hamlet,” and “King and I.” (June 14, 2010, Page 1, 2)

                    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                       Page 156 of 180  « First  ... « 154  155  156  157  158 » ...  Last » 
                      Oxford Eagle First National Bank