Online Edition
Friday, August 1, 2014

Taylor Mississippi

Dent May’s New Album ‘Do Things’ Gets Fun(ky)

OXFORD TOWN – The ukelele-clutching Oxonian who crooned about post-college living and all its velvety splendor has returned. Actually he never went anywhere but it’s been three years since Dent May’s first album, “The Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent Ukelele,” caught the attention of college radio stations and major music publications nationwide. But now, he’s back in the game with a brand spankin’ new album titled “Do Things.” Turn to page 7 in Oxford Town No. 983 for a special album review of “Do Things” by former Oxford Town Editor Mitch Morgan. “This is your summer soundtrack, Oxford. Soak it up.” (June 14, 2012, Page 7)

YAC’s Taylorpalooza re-loads this Saturday

OXFORD TOWN – YAC’s annual family picnic and membership drive, Taylorpalooza, cranks up this Saturday in the Plein Air Neighborhood in Taylor. Musical entertainment will include Love Cannon and The Okratones. The fun begins at 5 p.m. and will last until 8. Turn to page 16 in Oxford Town No. 977  the see how you can become involved in the arts in Lafayette County while enjoying the great outdoors. (May 3, 2012, Page 16)

The 2nd Annual Oxford Endurance Weekend cranks up Friday, Aug. 5

OXFORD TOWN – The cover of this week’s Oxford Town features SmartSync Oxford Endurance Weekend, a jam packed weekend of endurance races, which begins at the University Museum with the Rowan Oak 5K on Friday and ends Sunday on the Oxford Square with the Oxford Square Criterium. Page 6 in this issue has a schedule, photos and other details about the upcoming full weekend of endurance races as athletes around the country invade Oxford with their bikes and triathlon gear. The races promise to be spectator-friendly and exciting and everyone is invited to attend. (August 4, 2011, Page 6)

Taylor Farmers’ Market welcomes Bays and Guyer

OXFORD TOWN – The Taylor Farmers’ Market celebrates local food, art and music this Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon in the Plein Air Neighborhood, ground zero for great shopping and family fun. Musicians Bud Bays and Kevin Guyer are set as entertainment this week at the market. Page 5 in this week’s issue of Oxford Town has more information about Lafayette County’s favorite Saturday morning groove. (June 30, 2011)

YAC’s annual membership drive reloads this weekend

OXFORD TOWN – This Saturday (May 7) Taylorpalooza (on the OT cover this week) returns to Taylor on the green in the Plein Air neighborhood from 5-8 p.m. Page 7 in this week’s issue of Oxford Town has complete details of YAC’s very popular annual membership picnic. Featured musicians include McGhee and Me, the Minor Adjustments and Jimmy Phillips and The Ruminators. (May 5, 2011, Page 7)

Taylor Farmers’ Market rings in its new season this Saturday

OXFORD TOWN – Chauncey and the Beast will be headlining the music at this Saturday’s Taylor Farmers’ Market kickoff festival in the Plein Air neighborhood in Taylor. Turn to Page 8 in this week’s issue of Oxford Town for complete details of the much anticipated return of Taylor’s Farmers’ Market and see what’s in store for you and your entire family at Lafayette County’s favorite Saturday morning gathering. The market rolls from now all the way into fall. (May 5, 2011, Page 8)

Katie Dintelman to play Taylor Farmers’ Market

OXFORD TOWN – Lafayette County’s favorite Saturday morning hangout definitely got a little cooler when Katie Dintelman was added to the lineup. Dintleman is set to crank up her ultra-smooth original folk tunes in Taylor’s Plein Air neighborhood this Saturday from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Page 5 of this week’s Oxford Town has details about this weekend’s Taylor Farmers’ Market, its produce, swag and music. (July 8, 2010, Page 10)

Lisa Harrison Trio set for Taylor Farmers’ Market

OXFORD TOWN – The Lisa Harrison Trio is scheduled for the Taylor Farmers’ Market in the Plein Air neighborhood this Saturday (July 3). Harrison and her band are guaranteed to cool  a torrid Saturday morning in Mississippi. This week, the market is featuring fresh produce, pickles, salsas, sweets and Fourth of July barbecue fixings. Page 6 in this issue of Oxford Town has photos and all the information you’ll need to make Taylor your Saturday morning chilled-out destination. (June 30, 2010, Page 6)

Oxford Eagle First National Bank