Are you a superstitious person? Avoid black cats, ladders and mirrors? Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks takes a closer look at some of his unusual practices that most would consider superstitious. (August 9, 2012, Page 4A)
OXFORD TOWN – Oxford Town outdoor columnist Michelle McAnnally introduces two of our area’s hiking trails this week and shares some practical advice before we lace up our hiking boots and head out. Turn to Page 9 of this week’s Oxford Town to get the skinny on Puskus Lake and North Cyprus hiking trails, as seen through the eyes of McAnally. (August 5, 2010, Page 9)
The Lafayette County Law Enforcement Officers’ Association will host its 10th annual Youth Fishing rodeo on June 19 at Puskus Lake. Kids, ages 1 to 15, are invited to have a fund-filled day of fishing. Participants will need to bring their own fishing pole. Bait will be provided.
Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and fishing will be from 8 to 10. Trophies will be award to first- through fifth-place winners in each of the three age groups. Every child fishing will receive a prize. Hot dogs and drinks will be provided. Other sponsors include the U.S. Forestry Commission and the Mississippi Department of Wildlife & Fisheries. (June 8, 2010)