Dr. Martha McLarty is honored as our Educational Excellence feature. McLarty recently retired from the Oxford School District. (June 17, 2014, Page 1A)
This weeks Everyday Hero is Dyanne McCord who volunteers with the American Cancer Society, Girl and Boy Scouts and countless other community opportunities. (June 13, 2014, Page 1A)
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.
There’s always something to do when you grow up on a farm — and if you can’t find something, your folks certainly will. This week’s “A conversation with” talks about the farm life, the family business (Brown Family Dairy) and raising children with Paula Klepzig Brown. (June 12, 2014, Page 3A)
Sisters Elizabeth and Hannah Hurdle received this week’s Education Excellence Award as they completed their Girl Scout Gold award for community service. They are attending North West Community College with plans to attend the University of Mississippi. (June 10, 2014, Page 1)
Water Valley resident Amanda Dickey was renovating a 1912 house when the Oxford EAGLE stopped to visit with her when this week’s Dart landed on her road. Dickey is the proud owner of two Cocker Spaniels, Hendrix and Presley. (June 9, 2014, Page 1)
Steve Stricker writes a letter to God thanking Him for guidance and love. (June 6, 2014, Page 5B)