Theora Hamblett of Oxford was a unique artist, and her home is one-of-a-kind as well. (December 28, 2014, Page 1A)
The Oxford Electric Department has received board approval to enter into contract with Landis and Gyr to provide a RF Automated Metering Infrastructure Network for its electric meters, which immediately offer many advantages to the utility and our customers. (December 26, 2014, Page 1)
Plans for a new columbarium at Oxford Memorial Cemetery are moving forward and officials hope to start selling niches in late 2015. (December 24, 2014, Page 1A, 3A)
To be able to serve beer, wine and liquor in the unincorporated area of Lafayette County, a business must be granted what’s known as resort status. Obtaining such a designation isn’t easy, but three local businesses and the Plein Air commercial district in Taylor have all succeeded. (December 21, 2014, Page 1A)
Local law enforcement officers have had several encounters recently with wild animals suffering from distemper. (December 21, 2014, Page 1A)
The Powerhouse Community Arts Center is located in what was literally the powerhouse and water station for the city of Oxford. (December 21, 2014, Page 1A)
Mason Duffie, 8, recently gave his dog, Clifford, to residents of the Oxford State Veterans Home. (December 19, 2014, Page 1)
opportunities now available to the Mississippi Hills in regard to preserving and promoting the unique cultural and heritage stories of the area.