The Oxford Board of Aldermen approved the 2011-2012 budget with no tax increases on Tuesday while also tweaking traffic patrols on the Square. (September 14, 2011, Page 1)
Oxford Republican and former Ole Miss and pro football player Todd Wade said he will appeal Tuesday’s 2-1 decision by the Mississippi Election Commission to remove him from the Nov. 8 general election ballot in Senate District 9. (September 14, 2011, Page 1)
WATER VALLEY — For the second time in just under a year, BorgWarner will add jobs to the Water Valley area.
On Monday it was announced that the BorgWarner facility will be expanding its mini direct-acting solenoids production line, creating 67 to 70 jobs for a branch that already houses around 500. (September 13, 2011, Page 1)
With the moratorium set to expire Sept. 21, the city Oxford Planning Commission approved changes to the city ordinances to allow the structures. (September 13, 2011, Page 1)
Three more apartment complexes for students, over 170 new units, are planned for Oxford after obtaining site plan approval from the Oxford Planning Commission on Monday. (September 13, 2011, Page 1)
Todd Wade, the Republican nominee in the District 9 Senate race against incumbent Sen. Gray Tollison, has admitted to never voting in an election prior to 2010, but is confident that will not affect his status going into November’s general election. (September 12, 2011, Page 1A)
More than 200 volunteers showed up to volunteer to participate in the first Oxford 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance on Sunday. (September 12, 2011, Page 1A)
Focusing on acts of kindness was the way Oxford citizens chose to spend the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of 9/11 with a day of service and then a memorial dinner. (September 12, 2011, Page 1A)
Seven Oxford Fire Department firefighters will be attending the Kansas City 9/11 Memorial Climb this weekend in remembrance of the 343 firefighters who lost their lives when the Twin Towers in NYC burned and collapsed after the terrorist attacks.
Several events will be held on Sunday in memory of the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. (September 9, 2011, Page 1A)