Online Edition
Thursday, August 21, 2014

Headlines

David J. Williams out on bond

David Jackson Williams, 28, is at home in Olive Branch with family after posting a $100,000 bond at about 2 p.m. Wednesday afternoon. He was convicted in 2008 in the stabbing death of Demetria Bracey of Jackson three years before. The Supreme Court granted him a new trial in December ruling that the trial judge erred by not giving the jury the option of finding Williams guilty of assisted suicide. Since the conviction was overturned, the presumption of innocence returns to Williams and was granted bond. A new trial date has been set for Oct. 17. (March 23, 2011, Page 1)

Share this Oxford Eagle story.

    Bumpy road ahead for transit projects

    A public meeting held Tuesday, sponsored by the Mississippi Department of Transportation, laid out MDOT’s 25-year plan on what Mississippi’s transportation needs are now and what they are predicted to be in 2035 as well as how to fund the growing demands with diminishing funding. (March 23, 2011, Page 1)

    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

      Book conference begins Thursday

      The eighteenth annual Conference for the Book kicks off Thursday with three days of free events celebrating literature. For information, visit www.oxfordconferenceforthebook.com (March 23, 2011, Page 1)

      Share this Oxford Eagle story.

        Double Decker lineup revealed

        Full Line up

        Friday night – on South Stage

        Ticketed event $10, show from 6 to 11 p.m.

        Okkerville River

        Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears

        Old Crow Medicine Show

        Saturday – Two stages

        Free music

        South Stage:

        11 -12:30 Rising Star Fife and Drum

        12:30-1:30 Valerie June

        2 -3 Shooting Out the Lights

        3:30-4:30 Eric Lindell

        5 -6 Glen David Andrews

        North Stage:

        11:30-12:30 Aaron Hall

        1-2 Jimmy Philips Band

        2:30-3:30 Lost Bayou Ramblers

        4-5 Justin Townes Earle

        5:30-6:30 Cedric Burnside

        7-8 North Mississippi AllStars (March 23, 2011, Page 1)

        Share this Oxford Eagle story.

          Think before you burn

          With warmer temperatures and light breezes, burning leaves and lawn debris can get out of hand quickly. However, the U.S. Forestry and Mississippi Forestry Commission have been burning hundreds of acres over the last week in an attempt to keep wildfires at bay. (March 22, 2011, Page 1)

          Share this Oxford Eagle story.

            Hospital talks continue

            The city, county and hospital met behind closed doors on Monday to discuss how the Baptist Memorial Hospital Care Corp. selects the best site for a new hospital. The city and county also discussed concerns with the memorandum of understanding. (March 22, 2011, Page 1)

            Share this Oxford Eagle story.

              Bankruptcies down in Lafayette County

              While the number of bankruptcies filed nationally rose in 2010, Lafayette County saw a dip in the number of cases filed. Oxford bankruptcy attorney Alex Alexander explains the differences between the different types of personal bankruptcies and some views on why the nation’s number of cases have risen. (March 21, 2011, Page 1A)

              Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                Local arts on display

                The first Oxford art crawl on Tuesday will highlight several local artists and galleries. (March 21, 2011, Page 1A)

                Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                  Howorth making way back into public service

                  On Thursday, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate former mayor Richard Howorth to the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority. (March 18, 2011, Page 1A)

                  Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                    Safe Routes to School project completed

                    Washington Avenue is now reopen after the Safe Routes to School project was completed today. (March 18, 2011, Page 1A)

                    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                       Page 204 of 282  « First  ... « 202  203  204  205  206 » ...  Last » 
                      REMAX Legacy Realty The Highlands, A Private Lake Community