To be able to serve beer, wine and liquor in the unincorporated area of Lafayette County, a business must be granted what’s known as resort status. Obtaining such a designation isn’t easy, but three local businesses and the Plein Air commercial district in Taylor have all succeeded. (December 21, 2014, Page 1A)
Local law enforcement officers have had several encounters recently with wild animals suffering from distemper. (December 21, 2014, Page 1A)
Mason Duffie, 8, recently gave his dog, Clifford, to residents of the Oxford State Veterans Home. (December 19, 2014, Page 1)
opportunities now available to the Mississippi Hills in regard to preserving and promoting the unique cultural and heritage stories of the area.
The aldermen approved changes to the city’s definitions for multi-family housing that would limit the amount of bedrooms in a unit in RC zoning to four, down from five and from four to three for Two-Unit developments. (December 17, 2014, Page 1A)
(December 17, 2014, Page 1A)
Oxford’s former train depot was renovated more than 10 years ago to be used as a community gathering place, just as it was when it brought people into Oxford in the mid-1800s. (December 14, 2014, Page 1A, 6A)