The Historic Preservation Commission finally granted the Certificate of Appropriateness for a developers plans to renovate a home on South Lamar; however what they approved, was not what he had planned to do. (May 13, 2015, Page 1, 3)
Oxford City Market was named as one of the top 50 markets in the nation by Cooking Light magazine. (May 12, 2015, Page 1, 3)
Developers for a mixed-use development planned for North Lamar won their first hurdle Monday night by gaining an approval by the Oxford Planning Commission to rezone property from Single Family to Multi-Family.
The first deadline to file campaign reports for local county elections was Friday. Most candidates met the deadline while a handful missed it. (May 11, 2015)
An Elvis impersonator once accused of sending letters containing the toxin ricin to the president of the United States, a senator and a Lee County judge, is suing the federal government for wrongful arrest (May 8, 2015, Page 3A)
Clara Goolsby has helped local schools and RSVP for more than 25 years. She is our Everyday Hero this week. (May 8, 2015, Page 1A)
The late Tom Freeland was posthumously awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the Mississippi Bar Association.
Voters will head to the polls Tuesday to decide between 13 candidates running for the seat in the 1st Congressional District that was left open after the death of the late Rep. Alan Nunnelee. Read about the candidates in today’s EAGLE. (May 7, 2015, Page 1, 8)
Tupelo filmmaker Glenn Payne will be screening his full-length sci-fi psychological thrilled, “Earthrise.” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Malco Oxford Commons threater off Sisk Avenue. A Q&A with the actors and screw will follow.
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)