Online Edition
Friday, October 31, 2014

News

MDEQ warns: Don’t swim, fish near UM

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality  issued a temporary water contact advisory Wednesday for Burney Branch and an unnamed tributary near the University of Mississippi campus. Officials say a new waste water treatment plant at the university may have leaked some sludge into the streams. MDEQ warns against swimming or fishing in the streams. (April 13, 2011, Page 2)

Share this Oxford Eagle story.

    MDOT helps keep Mississippi beautiful

    Mississippi Department of Transportation of the District 2 office — that covers 17 counties including Lafayette County — will be cleaning up area highways from 8 a.m. to noon on Thursday as part of the annual Trash Bash event. (April 13, 2011, Page 2)

    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

      Hospital gives veterans a good night’s sleep

      Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi donated $15,000 toward 10 new electrical beds for the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford recently. (April 13, 2011, Page 2)

      Share this Oxford Eagle story.

        ‘Firebugs’ invade OHS this week

        “Firebugs” is not your typical Oxford High School production. The theater group brings a German satire to the stage. Opening Thursday through Saturday, tickets are for sale at the door for $10 for adults and $5 for students. The play will be performed at 7:30 p.m. nightly. (April 13, 2011, Page 1)

        Share this Oxford Eagle story.

          Details on dog park operation being worked on

          The city’s new dog park may be open but city officials and representatives from the Oxford-Lafayette Humane Society are still trying to determine some of the details on the operation of the park. (April 13, 2011, Page 1)

          Share this Oxford Eagle story.

            Federal tax burden numbers disturbing

            Did you realize that nearly half of American households will owe nothing to the federal government in income tax for 2010, and some of them will actually get back more money than they paid in because of tax credits? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at how that happens and wonders if a solution might eliminate some of the factions developing in the country. (April 13, 2011, Page 4)

            Share this Oxford Eagle story.

              Letters to the Editor

              Longtime local physician Dr. Purves McLaurin gives his perspective on the local hospital and health care scene, citing changes through the years and urging all to look ahead to tomorrow’s great advancements. (April 13, 2011, Page 4)

              Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                January fire that claimed two lives ruled accidental

                The fire that claimed the lives of two Oxford women in January has been ruled accidental, according to Oxford Fire Chief Mike Hill. The fire appeared to have been caused by a gas heater in the home. (April 12, 2011, Page 1A)

                Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                  Youngsters enjoy yarn bombing

                  Members of the Barksdale Boys & Girls Club of Oxford made their clubhouse a little more colorful Monday after an afternoon of yarn bombing. (April 12, 2011, Page 1A)

                  Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                    City OKs Katrina-cottage project

                    The Colbert Jones property, once thought to be a contender for the new $300 million Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi instead moved forward with a nine-acre tract to be a residential subdivision for Katrina-cottage housing. (April 12, 2011, Page 1A)

                    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                       Page 479 of 667  « First  ... « 477  478  479  480  481 » ...  Last » 
                      E-subscribe-baseball Chandler Nissan