Online Edition
Thursday, August 21, 2014

News

Oxford Ballet presents ‘The Nutcracker’

On Dec. 11 and 12 at 3 p.m. at the Getrude Ford Center for the Performing Arts, Oxford Ballet presents “The Nutcracker,” starring several local actors as well as special guests. (December 1, 2010, Page 1)

Share this Oxford Eagle story.

    Taking a closer look at MHSAA numbers

    The Mississippi High School Activities Association divides up member schools for interscholastic competition according to enrollment and the MHSAA has released the news classes for 2011-13 on its website. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at some of the numbers and how they relate to athletics and competition among the schools. (December 1, 2010, Page 4)

    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

      Christmas – The cold within

      ‘Tis the season to be jolly. Or is it? Certainly, for many, it’s not as jolly of a time. Local columnist T.J. Ray takes a look back at how we used to help those in need during the holiday season and contrasts and compares that with what goes on in most places today. (December 1, 2010, Page 4)

      Share this Oxford Eagle story.

        Court overturns OPD bust

        The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit reversed a lower court’s decision to deny a motion to suppress evidence discovered by Oxford Police Department officers during a malicious mischief investigation in 2007.

        OPD officers pulled over a vehicle seen leaving the area where someone had thrown something at a window in an apartment complex. Drugs and a firearm were found in the vehicle and Cahafer Benjamin and Kao Wokoma were indicted on drug and firearm charges.

        The two men filed a motion with the U.S. District Court to suppress the evidence, claiming the officer has no reasonable suspicious to stop the vehicle. The lower court denied the motion, however, on Monday the Court of Appeals reversed their conviction and overturned the denial to suppress the evidence. (November 30, 2010, Page 2)

        Share this Oxford Eagle story.

          Worst of storm misses Lafayette County

          A strong storm cell that wreaked havoc in some parts of Mississippi took it easier on Lafayette County, according to emergency management officials.

          No local reports have been made of damage due to the high winds associated with Monday night’s storm, said Oxford Emergency Coordinator Jimmy Allgood.

          In Lafayette County, Emergency Coordinator David Shaw said his office received a few reports of some trees being blown down. (November 30, 2010, Page 1)

          Share this Oxford Eagle story.

            New hospital project moves slowly

            Baptist Memorial Hospital North Mississippi is ready to move forward with their new $300 million dollar facility but continues to wait for word from the city and county that they will agree to changes before moving out of their current location. (November 30, 2010, Page 1)

            Share this Oxford Eagle story.

              Education Briefs

              • Roberts completes Russian program
              • Walking Wednesdays Continue
              • OMS Chorus fundraiser continues
              • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Gives a Helping Hand

               (November 30, 2010, Page 6)

              Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                Broadcast program takes off at OHS

                Oxford High School students are now on the air with the new broadcast journalism program that began this year. The program is an initiative by the Mississippi Scholastic Press Association and the UM Meek School of Journalism and New Media. (November 30, 2010, Page 6)

                Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                  Understanding

                  Local columnist Jimmy Reed takes a look at motives and how they’re often influenced by self-interest, and suggests that we turn to love and understanding before we make decisions and comments. (November 30, 2010, Page 4)

                  Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                    Unemployment rate climbs slightly

                    After the local unemployment rate dropped for a couple of months late this summer, the percentage of jobless workers In Lafayette County has been inching up the past two months. For October, the county recorded an unemployment rate of 7.3 percent, or two-tenths of a percentage point higher than September’s jobless rate of 7.1 percent. (November 29, 2010, Page 6A)

                    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                       Page 503 of 636  « First  ... « 501  502  503  504  505 » ...  Last » 
                      First National Bank