Historian debunks a popular opinion that Gen. “Whiskey” Smith must have been drunk on Aug. 22, 1864 when he decided to burn Oxford. (June 20, 2014, Page 3B)
Take time to thank those who work hard to make others safe, healthy and happy. (June 20, 2014, Page 2B)
Oxford’s diverse culture is seen in its farmers markets and art festivals.
While doubt is something everyone encounters, learning to control and “harness” it can make for a great ride.
Children participated in a Robot Making Workshop and Contest Tuesday at the Lafayette County and Oxford Public Library. Each child designed his or her own robot built with old computer parts and household items.
Columnist Scout Julany would rather watch life happening around her than stare at a big, black box.
Steve Stricker writes a letter to God thanking Him for guidance and love. (June 6, 2014, Page 5B)
The Lafayette County 4-H Extension Services offered a 4 day sewing school for kids ages 10 to 18. Kids made a variety of door hangers, bags and a pillow case. (June 6, 2014, Page 1B)
Master Gardener Anna Haller writes this month about root trees. (June 6, 2014, Page 3B)
Columnist Jim McCauley says being positive and finding things in your life to make you happy are the secrets to surviving “getting older.” (June 6, 2014, Page 1B)