A local man was indicted for child molestation by the February grand jury, that handed down dozens of other indictments. Read all the indictments in today’s EAGLE. (March 20, 2015, Page 1, 10A)
The Wholesale Rate Structure Change is estimated to increase Oxford Electric’s power cost from TVA, which OED will pass through to the retail customers who could see a .66 cent-raise each month. (March 19, 2015, Page 1, 3)
Gov. Phil Bryant signed a measure Wednesday, renaming Highway 30 in Lafayette County to the William Faulkner Scenic Highway.
The Oxford Downtown Parking Commission approved using reserve officers with the Oxford Police Department to enforce metered parking on evenings and weekends. (March 18, 2015, Page 1, 3)
The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors approved hiring an appraiser for the Sisk Avenue and West Oxford Loop extension Monday night and voted to abandon a previously private road they accepted for maintenance a few years ago and turn it back over to the landowners. (March 17, 2015, Page 1, 12)
Melalicia Caldwell, a third-grade teacher at Lafayette Upper Elementary School, spends much of her time coming up with engaging activities and ways that will motivate her students to not only form, but maintain a positive attitude about school. Her dedication to her students is what earned her the title of Teacher of the Year at LUES. (March 17, 2015, Page 1)