Maralyn Howell Bullion writes about Monday’s Memorial Day program and encourages everyone to make time for the event next year. (May 29, 2013, Page 4)
Local columnist Jimmy Reed relates the story of a treasured, if somewhat unusual, pet of his childhood mentor Jaybird: a pig named Oink. (May 28, 2013, Page 4A)
Volunteer Oxford will offer its second free webinar to the public, aimed at nonprofit organizations and community partners, at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. Jimmy and Tonja Caldwell, who have 20 years of experience working with small businesses and the nonprofit sector, will lead the event.
(May 24, 2013, Page 5A)
Columnist Joanne Wilkinson was impressed with artists Bo Bartlett and Betsy Eby when she heard them speak at the University of Mississippi. (May 24, 2013, Page 1B)
It’s that time of the year again. Water Valley and Oxford high schools are gearing up for graduation, while Lafayette held its ceremony last week. Check out our special Graduation 2013 section to find out more on the local graduates. (May 23, 2013, Page 1G)
Brad Mayo, who represents Oxford and District 12 in the Mississippi House of Representatives, answers some questions and expresses some concerns about Medicaid expansion and costs in a guest column. (May 23, 2013, Page 4)
Never underestimate the power – literally and figuratively – of a woman. Local columnist Jimmy Reed gives a good example of one man doing just that – and learning his lesson the hard way. (May 21, 2013, Page 4)