Online Edition
Friday, August 1, 2014

Opinion

Looking for a hero? Look no further

Do we use the term “hero” too freely these days? Editor Don Whitten tends to feel that way, and he writes about Medal of Honor winner Kyle Carpenter — who and what we need to measure the meaning of the word against. (June 23, 2014, Page 4A)

Share this Oxford Eagle story.

    Local library opens seed lending branch

    Local librarian Laura Beth Walker writes, in “Your Turn,” about the seed lending program offered by the Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library. (June 23, 2014, Page 4A)

    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

      Letters to the Editor

      Former Ole Miss Chancellor Robert Khayat writes an open letter to all Mississippians expressing his support for incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran in this week’s Republican primary runoff election. (June 23, 2014, Page 4A)

      Share this Oxford Eagle story.

        Children understand more than we know

        Staff Writer Alyssa Schnugg, while taking a trip down memory lane with honest-to-goodness photo albums, learned another valuable lesson: our children and grandchildren listen carefully to us and learn a lot more than we realize. (June 20, 2014, Page 4A)

        Share this Oxford Eagle story.

          Contradictions

          Local columnist T.J. Ray takes a look at some popular contradictions in society, and then wonders if the process is social evolution or revolution. (June 19, 2014, Page 4)

          Share this Oxford Eagle story.

            Getting caught up in the World Cup craze

            Did you leave work early Monday so you could watch the U.S.-Ghana match in the World Cup? If so, you’re likely one of the many who, every four years, becomes a soccer fan. Editor Don Whitten looks at the interest in the World Cup and how many become much more knowledgeable about the game. (June 18, 2014, Page 4A)

            Share this Oxford Eagle story.

              Letters to the Editor

              Peter Kondos writes about the upcoming Republican Senate primary runoff in Mississippi, and compares and contrasts the philosophies and goals of the two candidates. (June 18, 2014, Page 4A)

              Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                The Darling of Dunleith

                Local columnist Jimmy Reed looks at the curiosity, inventiveness — and danger — of the young mind as he recalls an incident involving a homemade mini air balloon and the sheds near the cotton gin. (June 17, 2014, Page 4A)

                Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                  Howorth’s ‘Flying Shoes’ a ride worth taking

                  Lisa Howorth, co-owner of Square Books, knows books. She also knows people. And how to put people and stories into a book. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at Howorth’s debut novel, “Flying Shoes,” which is hitting bookshelves. (June 16, 2014, Page 4)

                  Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                    Letters to the Editor

                    Terry League writes to offer some options to consider for paid parking on and around the Oxford Square, while Louisiana-Lafayette fan Darrell Gregory writes to wish the Rebels luck in the College World Series. (June 16, 2014, Page 4)

                    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                       Page 5 of 164  « First  ... « 3  4  5  6  7 » ...  Last » 
                      REMAX Legacy Realty E-subscribe-baseball