Restorations have begun at the Shaw-Kennedy house and developers received a nob from the historic preservation commission Tuesday to continue working on the historic house. (January 14, 2015, Page 1, 12)
Local representatives from the Mississippi House and Senate gathered at the Oxford Conference Center Monday to enjoy breakfast and talk about the current Legislative session and what issues they may be dealing with for the next few months during the annual Eggs and Issues Breakfast sponsored by the Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce. (January 13, 2015, Page 1, 3)
Tina Frizzell and the love of her life spent 15 years together before they were married last January in California. This month marks their first wedding anniversary, and January could be a game-changer in the lives of gay Mississippians like Frizzell and her partner. (January 12, 2015)
Revenues from parking meters in December remained consistant despite several holidays and students from Ole Miss leaving for winter break. (January 12, 2015, Page 1)
Wearing a pink jogging suit with a hoodie and Ugg-style boots, Lorelei Samuels, 4, danced and skipped around the book aisles inside the Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library this past Tuesday, making her way to the playroom, a warm alternative to the cold outside. (January 11, 2015)
The Oxford Board of Aldermen passed a new law Tuesday that allows older homes to rebuild after a natural disaster, even if the house doesn’t meet current setback codes and other newer ordinances.
Supervisor Chad McClarty asked his fellow board members to consider using grant funds to help clean up Lafayette County roads. (January 8, 2015, Page 1)
The trial date for one of three former Ole Miss students charged with killing their friend and neighbor, Zacharias Herculese McClendon, last year was continued until the April court term. It’s expected the other two cases will be continued as well.