Versatility on the football is a good thing, especially in the case of Dacorius Law. The Haines City, Fla., product has primarily played running back, but he has the speed and the athleticism to fit in almost any spot. (more…) (January 17, 2014)
The Oxford Downtown Council will be hosting a free ice skating event in front of City Hall from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. Skate rentals and use of the synthetic ice rink is all free. (December 12, 2012, Page 1A, 3A)
Trips to Bryan-College Station, Texas, will soon become part of Southeastern Conference play for Ole Miss fans, but Rebel baseball fans can get a jump on the trip to take in a sporting event at Texas A&M. Editor Don Whitten, recalling a trip to a regional there years ago, points out some things to see and do in addition to the ballgames. (May 30, 2012, Page 4)
NUTT, MARKUSON, HIGGINS TO SPEAK AT THURSDAY’S OLE MISS QB CLUB: The fourth Ole Miss Quarterback Club meeting of the season on Thursday will feature Ole Miss coaches Houston Nutt and Mike Markuson, as well as Commercial Appeal writer Ron Higgins. The meeting is set for 7 p.m. and will be held at the Library Sports Bar.
The meeting is open to club members only. You can join or renew your membership at the front door or at www.OMQBClub.com. (September 20, 2011, Page 7)
SPORTS EDITOR BLOG — It took over seven years to get it right, but the choice of the Bear as the on-field, on-court, on-site mascot at Ole Miss was a good one. (more…) (October 14, 2010)
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