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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Dan Jones

Ole Miss breaks ground, gives name to new arena

Ole Miss’ new multi-purpose arena is scheduled to open in December 2015. Now people know what to call it. The $85-millon arena will be called The Pavilion at Ole Miss, athletic director Ross Bjork said at a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday morning. (August 1, 2014, Page 6A)

VIDEO: Ole Miss’ multi-purpose arena gets a name, signals ‘commitment to excellence’

Construction on the new multi-purpose arena at Ole Miss technically began back in the spring. Now there’s a name to go with it. (more…) (July 31, 2014)

Freeze gives scheduling format mixed reviews

The Southeastern Conference spring football teleconference was held on Wednesday, and the big topic of discussion centered around the scheduling changes that will take effect starting in 2016. (May 1, 2014, Page 8)

Parking meters for Taylor Road?

City officials toss around the idea for parking meters on Taylor Road and University Place that they consider a city road to help raise funds for new roads. (April 8, 2014, Page 1)

Major road projects move forward

City, county agree to work together for connector streets. (April 8, 2014, Page 1)

The media, the South and the same ol’ at Ole Miss

Guest columnist Lee Habeeb writes about the recent incident involving the James Meredith statue at Ole Miss and offers a more aggressive rebuttal to the response given by school officials. (February 28, 2014, Page 4A)

OM making announcement regarding tennis program

A special announcement involving the Ole Miss men’s tennis program will come later this afternoon. Ole Miss coach Billy Chadwick will be joined alongside AD Ross Bjork and Chancellor Dr. Dan Jones at the media event that is being held at the Starnes Center. (January 13, 2014, Page 6)

Pat Conroy’s visit special for many reasons

Southern story-teller Pat Conroy will be visiting the Lafayette-Oxford-University community Friday on a promotional tour for his latest book, “The Death of Santini.” Editor Don Whitten takes a look back at a previous Conroy visit through the eyes of Square Books owner Richard Howorth. (October 28, 2013, Page 4A)

Ole Miss Opportunity program good for state

Families and individuals in Mississippi thinking about college and funding to pay for it might have another option to consider: the Ole Miss Opportunity scholarship program for low-income Mississippians. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at the program, which offers assistance to the neediest of possible students, and how it can help the state overall. (October 2, 2013, Page 4)

Jones: UM bucks enrollment trends

Keeping a balance of diverse students and pacing growth while making the University of Mississippi accessible to state residents is a goal Chancellor Dan Jones said Ole Miss has reached successfully. (October 1, 2013, Page 1, 14)

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