Hinge, a University of Mississippi student-led dance company, will have a recital today and Saturday at 8 p.m. and a matinee at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, all in the Meek auditorium on campus. The performances will consist of about 10 dance pieces. Tickets are $7 and available in the Student Union at the box office or at the door. The show is called “Bruised” and some pieces include a hip hop dance to more contemporary songs, such as “Gravity” by John Mayer. (July 23, 2010)
Trying to sift through medical literature can be overwhelming. Oxford Eagle columnist Dr. Keith Mansel reviews new screening tests and risk factors on one of the most commonly occuring cancers in American men. (July 22, 2010, Page 12A)
9 Lives Cat Rescue and Friends of Pete will have an adoption day, hosted by Hollywood Feed on Jackson Avenue in the Goose Creek Mall, from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Spayed, neutered and vaccinated kittens and adult cats, puppies and dogs will be available for adoption. Volunteers will be available to answer questions. (July 22, 2010)
The Lafayette High School Band Boosters will meet in the band hall at 6 p.m. Aug. 3. Members will have the opportunity to meet the new band director, Phillip Martin, and discuss the upcoming band year. (July 22, 2010)
No obituaries were submitted for today’s edition of The Oxford EAGLE. (July 22, 2010, Page 2A)
Chris and Dinorah Sapp write to take issue with a recent column by Jimmy Reed, questioning Reed’s facts and statements. (July 22, 2010, Page 4A)
No obituaries were submitted for today’s edition of The Oxford EAGLE. (July 21, 2010, Page 2)
- Virgle Edward “Bill” Appleton — 85, died Sunday, July 18, 2010. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Waller Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 until 7 this evening at the funeral home.
- Jerry LaDon Bogue, 55, died Sunday, July 18, 2010, at his residence. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at United Funeral Service Chapel in New Albany. Burial will follow in Bethel Baptist Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
- Robin Joyce Phillips-Brown, a native of Oxford, died Monday. Arrangements are incomplete with Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc.
- Mary Anna Smith, 76, died Saturday, July 17, 2010. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Oak Grove M.B. Church. Burial will follow at Union Hill Cemetery in Oxford. Visitation will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Serenity Funeral Home in New Albany.
Longtime educator Linda L. Norwood writes an open letter to the Oxford School Board wondering if they’re up to date on current events in light of their move to have voters decide on a $30 bond issue for the local school system. (July 20, 2010, Page 4A)
Meets at noon Thursday at Ole Miss Catering at 123 Heritage Drive. Guest speaker will be Jeremy A. Martin, the service coordinator for the Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office. For more information, e-mail email@example.com. (July 19, 2010)