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Oxford, Mississippi is located in Lafayette County. Zip codes in Oxford, MS include 38655. The median home price in Oxford is $206,700 which is roughly $105/per square foot. More Oxford information.

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Wednesday Aug 27 | Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Yesterday's Papers takes a look at 1990

Twenty-four years ago the community was focused on the first Gulf War, a speech Congressman Jamie Whitten made in Oxford and local efforts to get the funding needed to build a new road to the industrial park. 

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Wednesday Aug 27 | Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Oxford notches 3-0 win over Commodores

The Oxford and Lafayette High volleyball teams reignited the Crosstown Rivalry for the first time this school year inside the Lafayette High gym Tuesday.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Report finds 1,400 children exploited in UK town

About 1,400 children were sexually exploited in a northern England town, a report concluded Tuesday in a damning account of "collective failures" by authorities to prevent victims as young as 11 from being beaten, raped and trafficked over a 16-year period.

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The Daily Sentinel Star

Getting ready to hit Restaurant Trail

Southern Living recently named the 100 Best Southern restaurants. Only three Mississippi eateries made the list: Delta Bistro in Greenwood, the Snackbar in Oxford, and Walker's Drive Inn in Jackson.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Chargers hold off Jackson Prep for opening win

FLOWOOD - It was a game that at times was not pretty and saw a little bit of everything, including both benches being flagged for penalties, but Oxford fought through it to beat Jackson Prep 26-21 on Friday night.

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Brooklynvegan

Dead Gaze & Mystery Lights played the Seaport

There was a lot of smoke during Dead Gaze 's set at the penultimate Seaport Music Festival show of 2014 .

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Times Post

MCCORD: As I see it

Greetings: Hope you have had a nice week-end. We enjoyed the cool weather last week but it sure seems the heat is on again.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

Oxford's FNC getting new headquarters

Mortgage technology firm FNC Inc. is in the middle of the design phase of its new headquarters in Oxford, a complex that will not only give the growing company needed space, but also reflect the city of Oxford's vision for large, campus-like environments.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Yesterday's Papers takes a look at 1969

Forty-five years ago, Oxford prepared for the opening of a new wing of its hospital, and two juveniles were arrested for making obscene phone calls in the county.

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Newms360.com

Oxford Police Department launches strategic plan

The Oxford Police Department has completed a strategic plan that better defined its mission, major goals and specific strategies to achieve them.

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EatingOxford.com

Panera to Showcase Local Artists

The new Panera Bread opening on Jackson Avenue will be featuring Melton's artwork alongside several other Oxford artists in the future.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Detroit News

Vibe of Graceland Too changes after owner's death

Vernon Chadwick of Oxford, Miss., gives visitors a tour of the ephemera-filled front rooms of Graceland Too.

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Newms360.com

Lafayette County approves draft road agreement

The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors on Monday approved entering a preliminary agreement with the city of Oxford for the construction of two roads that each lie partly inside the city and partly outside its bounds.

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Red Cup Rebellion

Ole Miss Wide Receiver Sammie Epps Arrested for Driving Without a License and Marijuana Possession

This past Friday night, Ole Miss Rebel wide receiver Sammie Epps was arrested in Oxford, the Oxford Citizen is reporting .

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Journal

Foodies flock to Memphis for national conference

The Association of Food Journalists is holding their annual conference in Memphis.

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Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Oxford uses pair of late TDs to down Tigers

It may have been a jamboree in the middle of August, but the atmosphere inside Vaught-Hemingway Stadium Friday night would have made one assume it was December.

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Newms360.com

Annual health fair offers family fun Saturday in Oxford

Kids and parents can get into the swing of the school year at the annual children's health fair hosted by Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Newms360.com

Cameras and connections: Photos capture artist's own enthusiasm

But photography is more about attachment than detachment for Milly West. The Oxford resident connects with people and places, and she gets excited by the results.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Youth fishing rodeo planned in Lafayette County

TV reports the primary sponsors are the Lafayette County Law Enforcement Officers Association and the city of Oxford.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

A look at Arkansas

Arkansas running back Alex Collins runs upfield for short yards against Mississippi during the second half of their NCAA college football game at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, Miss., on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013.

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