Online Edition
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Joey East

Taking steps to avoid a mess

City, UM scramble to keep shuttles, motorists moving for Saturday’s football game against the LSU Tigers. (October 18, 2013, Page 1A, 3A)

So we weren’t ready for big crowds

The city of Oxford continue to evaluate game day parking and traffic issues following Saturday’s home game against Texas A&M. Cars were stuck in traffic for two hours or more following the game. (October 14, 2013, Page 1A, 7A)

Are we ready — for big crowds?

Since the first home football game, the city of Oxford and the University of Mississippi have been tweaking parking and traffic plans to help accommodate what many expect to be the largest football crowd of the season when the Ole Miss Rebels take on Texas A&M Saturday. Hear the public announcement from the Oxford Police Department. (October 11, 2013, Page 1A, 3A)

Cemetery violence will not be tolerated

The Oxford Police Department will be keeping  St. Peter’s Cemetery under closer watch as incidents of minor vandalism have increased lately. (October 7, 2013, Page 3A)

Oxford Police Department to hold open house Saturday

The Oxford Police Department is hosting an Open House Saturday with refreshments, children’s activities and tours of the department to showcase recent improvements to the building. (October 3, 2013, Page 2)

Letters to the Editor

Basil Richmond writes to relate the actions of a cyclist on the Oxford streets recently and to ask that bicycle riders adhere to traffic laws as they’re supposed to. (September 25, 2013, Page 4)

Alcohol sting nets 59 citations

The Oxford Police Department, along with ABC and Youth Service Division of the Attorney General’s Office investigated several Oxford stores and restaurants last night, conducting compliance checks which results in 59 citations and two charged with selling alcohol to a minor. (September 20, 2013, Page 8A)

Legal parking only

City warns motorists of zero tolerance for illegal parking on Saturday during Ole Miss Rebel’s first home football game. (September 6, 2013, Page 1A)

Whose job is it to parent our children?

A curfew for youngsters 16 and under. Set by the city. Enforced by the police. What? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at OPD Chief Joey East’s proposal and wonders where the problem really is if the government feels it needs to get involved in parenting. (September 5, 2013, Page 4)

City debates setting curfew for teens

The Oxford Board of Aldermen discussed a proposal by Oxford Police Chief Joey East to create a curfew for teens under 16 years old during their regular meeting Tuesday night. (September 4, 2013, Page 3)

 Page 2 of 6 « 1  2  3  4  5 » ...  Last » 
REMAX Legacy Realty The Highlands, A Private Lake Community