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Rep. Trent Kelly announces Service Academy appointments of local seniors

U.S. Representative Trent Kelly announced the appointment of eight North Mississippi seniors to national service academies, including three from Lafayette and Oxford High School. Mason ... Read more

5 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Water Valley announces Valedictorian, Salutatorian and Historian

Water Valley High School announced the valedictorian, salutatorian and historian for the 2019-2020 graduating class this week. Coulter Clement was named the school’s valedictorian, Blayne ... Read more

1 week ago by Ana Martinez.

University of Mississippi announces Future Planning Task Force

The University of Mississippi took another step on Tuesday toward making its goal of resuming in-person classes by the fall semester a reality. Chancellor Glenn ... Read more

1 week ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford School District announces changes to summer lunch program

Local school districts will be discontinuing their meals-to-go program for the current school year this week, but plans for the summer are already in place. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Regents High School Seniors 2020

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2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Water Valley High School Seniors 2020

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2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Graduation Oxford High School Seniors – Photo Gallery

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2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Oxford School District to release 2020-21 academic plan next month

With high schools shifting to virtual graduation and putting a bow on the current school year, administrators must now look toward August. The COVID-19 pandemic ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Dr. Debra Wenger named Interim Dean of UM School of Journalism and New Media

The University of Mississippi’s School of Journalism and New Media has found its interim leader. On Friday, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Noel Wilkin announced ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

University of Mississippi to hold live virtual event to honor Class of 2020

The Grove is usually full of graduates the second Saturday in May, but this year will be different. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The University ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

City hosting slideshow for high school graduates 

The City of Oxford is celebrating the Class of 2020 with a senior slideshow, broadcast on the Square.  The slideshow will be projected on a ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Anna Guizerix.

Lafayette County School District finalizes new grading and promotion procedures

The Lafayette County School District has finalized its new grading and promotion procedures to coincide with distance learning, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Each student ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

University of Mississippi remains “committed” to resuming in-person fall classes

The University of Mississippi provided an update on Wednesday pertaining to the possibility of opening its campuses back up for in-person instruction this fall. In-person ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford School District approves changes to promotion and retention policy

With COVID-19 shutting down in-person instruction and closing all public school buildings for the remainder of the spring, school districts had to adjust their method ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Lafayette High School announces 2020 graduation plans

Lafayette High School is doing the best they can to provide a normal graduation for the Class of 2020, and Lafayette County School District announced ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Will Norton steps down as Dean of UM School of Journalism and New Media

The University of Mississippi’s School of Journalism and New Media is in need of a new leader. Dr. Will Norton, Jr. resigned from his post ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford High School announces graduation plans

Oxford High School’s Class of 2020 will still get the opportunity to walk across the stage to receive their diploma, but it will look a ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

University of Mississippi to hold virtual celebration for 2020 graduates

The University of Mississippi’s 2020 Commencement ceremony is still postponed due to COVID-19, but the school has announced plans to still honor its graduates next ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

University of Mississippi professor dies due to complications from COVID-19

The third coronavirus-related death in Lafayette County was reported on Saturday, when the University of Mississippi announced professor Kevin Malloy had passed away after fighting ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford School District makes emergency purchase of C-Spire “MiFi” hot spots for students

In an effort to make sure every student is able to complete distance learning, the Oxford School District approved an emergency purchase on Thursday. During ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Area school districts react to schools remaining closed the rest of the semester

Public schools in Mississippi will remain closed for the rest of the current school year due to COVID-19. That was the decision made by Governor ... Read more

2 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Ole Miss student advances to Jeopardy! College Championship Semifinals

University of Mississippi sophomore Londyn Lorenz made history last week as the first UM student to appear on Jeopardy!, and she may soon do it ... Read more

2 months ago by Anna Guizerix.

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