This is the second of a two-part series examining whether a new Mississippi law could lead to experimental marijuana cannabis oil treatment for children plagued with seizure disorders. Today’s installment takes a look at the role Ole Miss played in the legislation that was approved this year. (December 1, 2014, Page 1)
Oxford’s homegrown high-tech business, FNC Inc., will be breaking ground on a new 68,000-square foot headquarters on Tuesday. (November 30, 2014, Page 1A)
The iPhone wasn’t introduced until 2007, about a decade after the William Faulkner statue was seated on a park bench outside Oxford City Hall. But since then, the bronze statue has become the ideal spot for selfie-takers from all over the country who want a shot of their mug with the Nobel Prize-winning author. It’s a selfie that you can only get in Oxford. (November 30, 2014, Page 1A)
This is the first of a two-part series that examines whether a new Mississippi law could lead to experimental marijuana cannabis oil treatment for children plagued with seizure disorders. The second part will be published Monday. (November 29, 2014, Page 1A)
Local law enforcement agencies will be beefing up patrols in neighborhoods around the holidays and are asking neighbors to watch out for each other as well. (November 28, 2014, Page 1)
The best way for young children to get a glimpse of Santa’s big entrance into Oxford on Monday before bedtime during the annual Christmas Parade will be for their parents to get as close to where the parade starts. (November 28, 2014, Page 1)
(November 26, 2014, Page 1A)
With all 18 precincts reporting in Lafayette County, Scott Shipman won the seat on the Oxford School Board, beating his opponent, Marni Reeves Kendricks with 56 percent of the votes. Kendricks earned 44 percent.
With all 116 precincts reporting in the Third District Circuit Court counties, Kelly Luther received 76 percent of the votes, securing his seat on the circuit bench. His opponent, Shirley Byers garnered 24 percent of the votes.
Read the full story in Wednesday’s Oxford EAGLE. (November 25, 2014)