Lenora Jackson makes her own clothes — and mends clothes for others — in her room at Graceland Care Center. She uses neither a machine nor any patterns. Senior staff writer Lucy Schultze sat down with Jackson, as she shared her story in this week’s “A Conversation With…” (July 7, 2011, Page 3)
Historian and columnist Jack Lamar Mayfield tells us our Lafayette County Courthouse became the center of Oxford. (July 1, 2011, Page 2B)
Master Gardener Barry Whitehouse gives us tips on getting the healthiest — and yummiest — tomatoes off our vines.
Since the birth of his daughter a year ago, columnist Ryan Miller has had a year’s worth of diapers, tears and grateful moments.
More than 100 people celebrated International Go Skate Day last weekend at the Oxford Skate Park which shows a growing trend in the skate culture of the town. This week’s Oxford Living explores the skate community. (July 1, 2011, Page 1B)
Local restaurant owner Van Tran escaped Communist Vietnam aboard a wooden fishing boat packed with refugees. More than 30 years after her perilous journey across the South China Sea, she shares her story with senior staff writer Lucy Schultze in this week’s “A Conversation With…” (June 30, 2011, Page 3)
Oxford was incorporated on May 11, 1837. Columnist and local historian Jack Lamar Mayfield tells us how Oxford came to be the place we all call home.
Columnist Susan Boehm tells is about a once-in-a-lifetime trip she took with her daughter when they backpacked throughout Europe
Children attending the vacation Bible camps at Bill and Crystal MacKenzie’s home learn about God and all of his creation by being a part of the wondrous nature he had created for them. (June 24, 2011, Page 1B, 3B)
ONLINE ONLY TIPS — Mother, nurse and coupon-clipper Kim Morris is saving her family hundreds of dollars with a new hobby that’s become a practical passion. Read how in this week’s “A Conversation With…”