The Oxford Solid Waste Department is starting to tell households living on private roads or steep private drives that they will need to bring their trash cans up to the main road for pickup. (May 6, 2015, Page 1A)
Organizers of this year’s Double Decker were happy with this year’s event, thankful for the weather and believe it’s the biggest one yet. Evening musical acts includes St. Paul and the Broken Bones, JJ Grey and the Mofros and headliner, Trampled by Turtles. (April 26, 2015, Page 1A, 10A)
Mickey and Mary Smith write to recognize the city employees who help keep Oxford beautiful, while North Mississippi Regional Center Director Sandy A. Rogers writes to express the concern NMRC has about the possible relocation of the local hospital to a site west of Oxford. (March 7, 2011, Page 4A)
Officials believe illegal dumping into a waste water treatment plant in front of the Brittany Woods subdivision might have caused the horrible spell plaguing residents in the last week or two. (March 7, 2011, Page 1A)
Square businesses were notified this week that all garbage Dumpsters will be removed from South 10th and 11th Streets in an effort to make the Square more attractive, while freeing up parking spaces often occupied by delivery trucks.
All businesses, using city Dumpsters, will be required to haul off their garbage to the city’s one compactor site in the parking lot at the corner of South 11th Street and Harrison Avenue, which is behind City Grocery and Old Venice Pizza restaurants on the south side of the Square. (August 13, 2010, Page 1A)