The Oxford boys and girls soccer squads made a clean sweep at Lake Cormorant on Tuesday night, with the Chargers claiming a 3-0 win and the Lady Chargers cruising to a 7-0 victory. (more…) (January 19, 2011, Page 7)
Aberdeen’s Earnest Williams scored 22 points to help lead the Bulldogs to a 58-39 win over Water Valley Tuesday night in the WVHS gym. Fred McGee led the Blue Devils (12-6 overall, 1-1 in District 2-3A play) with 18 points. (more…) (January 19, 2011, Page 7)
Logan Moore, a student at Orchard View Middle School in Muskegon, Mich., writes to ask Oxford EAGLE readers for information about life and school in the Oxford community and across Mississippi for a school project. (January 19, 2011, Page 4)
- Darra Lynn Christman — 44, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Martin Case officiating. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held for three hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
- Quitman O. “Bobby” McCord — 78, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford, with the Rev. Jimmy Sockwell officiating. Burial will follow in Springdale Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5 until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Tupelo high school standout P.J. Jones is considering inking with the Ole Miss Rebels come signing day.
Local columnist Jimmy Reed tells a humorous tale of French royalty and trying to do good. (January 18, 2011, Page 4)
Members of the Lafayette County DFCS write to thank those contributors who helped make Christmas Wish 2010 a big success, while Jeff Justis writes to question the meaning of a recent column by Jimmy Reed. (January 18, 2011, Page 4)