A rash of murders took place in the fourth quarter of this year accompanied by four other murders earlier in the year. Other highlights from this quarter include: new hotel plans, C Spire competitions and much more. (December 31, 2013, Page 1)
More than 15 churches are helping to provide a free Thanksgiving meal today to the lonely, the needy or misplaced neighbors in the Lafayette-Oxford-University community. (November 28, 2013, Page 1A, 2A)
As University of Mississippi football fans flock to Oxford to see the Rebels take on the University of Missouri’s Tigers on Saturday night in their last home game of the season, city and university officials are asking everyone to be patient and expect heavy traffic before and, especially, after the game (November 22, 2013, Page 1A, 2A)
The Oxford University Transit system had another record breaking month in ridership during October. To help meet growing demands, OUT is hoping to purchase six new buses. (November 14, 2013, Page 1)
Two University of Mississippi students are recovering after a wreck that claimed the lives of two of their friends and fellow Ole Miss students early Saturday morning. Killed were Christopher J. Grimaud, 20, and Kevin J. Eagan, 18, both of Missouri. (November 11, 2013, Page 1A)
Two University of Mississippi students were killed Saturday morning after a wreck on Highway 7 near University Avenue.
At 4:45 a.m. a vehicle carrying four Ole Miss students overturned, killing two. The driver was taken to the Regional Medical Center in Memphis and another passenger remains at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. The Oxford Police Department is investigating the cause of the wreck.
The two students pronounced dead at the scene were Christopher J. Grimaud, 20, of St. Louis, and Kevin J. Eagan, 18, of St. Charles, Mo. (November 9, 2013)
A boil water alert issued by the Mississippi State Department of Health Friday for anyone receives their water from the University of Mississippi’s water supply will remain in effect until at least Tuesday, according to university officials. (October 28, 2013, Page 1A, 5A)
The Department of Nutrition and Hospitality Management, which is celebrating 100 years at Ole Miss this year, honored long-time department advocate and faculty member Dr. Jeanette Phillips as the winner of the Centennial Award on Thursday. (October 25, 2013, Page 1A)
Rebel fans spend hours leading up to the football game by playing a host of other often competitive games like Cornhole and LadderBall. (October 25, 2013, Page 1B)
The installation of a 6-inch sewer pipe line along the Thacker Mountain Trail won’t affect the path and tree canopy of the trail, according to the University of Mississippi. (October 24, 2013, Page 1, 5)