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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 $189,900. More Oxford information.

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15 hrs ago | EatingOxford.com

Kelli's Cakes Opens on University Avenue

Oxford Native Kelli Russell , who you may recognize from her cake decorating days at Emileigh's Bakery, just opened her dream bakery here in her hometown.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Fraternity closes Ole Miss chapter after racial incidentFraternity...

In February, someone placed a noose around the bronze statue and left behind a flag with the symbol of the Confederacy.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Institute for Southern Studies

Was the police state that was Mississippi a model for the nation?

The Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission spied on activists, like these men demonstrating during a visit to Jackson, Miss.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Oxford drops 2-5A tilt to New Hope

Oxford's chances of winning the Region 2-5A championship took a major hit Tuesday night.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Mass Transit

MS: Oxford City Planner Akers to Retire

April 14--OXFORD -- The man largely credited with Oxford-University Transit, the expansion of Oxford's historic preservation efforts and the preservation of its tree canopy will retire April 30. Tim Akers, who became city planner in December 2005, credits Oxford's officials, staff and residents with the quality of life that continually garners ... (more)

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Red Cup Rebellion

Rebs take Game 1, 6-1

The Rebs jumped on State early and never looked back, hammering out double digit hits and stymying the Bulldogs' offense.

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Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Felony shoplifting arrests climb

Felony shoplifting arrests climb in Oxford with increased security at local stores.

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Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Chadwick changed tennis in Oxford

Billy Chadwick's final match at the Palmer/Salloum Tennis Center comes Sunday morning against Alcorn State.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Jackson Sun

All kinds of character: 76th annual Holly Springs Pilgrimage is this weekend

Holly Springs, Mississippi has adopted the slogan "All Kinds of Character!" According to Shamecca Fitts, Office & Group Sales Manager of the Holly Springs Tourism & Recreation Bureau, Holly Springs has many different architectural styles, character in its buildings, and in its people.

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Oxford Eagle Online Edition

There's nothing like just being there

Mary Donnelly Haskell is the subject for this week's Conversation with . Donnelly and her husband made Oxford their home four years ago.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Medical Daily

Mississippi Sex-Ed Compares Girls To Dirty Chocolate; Moms Promote...

Sex education in Mississippi has taken a step in the wrong direction by teaching the students that girls no longer have value once they've had sex.

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Newms360.com

Oxford, Lafayette to pursue road projects

New perimeter roads - one project seriously sought for decades and the other proposals of more recent vintage - are getting a serious look from Oxford and Lafayette County officials.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Newms360.com

Oxford man faces armed robbery charge

On Wednesday, officers from Oxford Police Department and Lafayette County Metro Narcotics arrested Curtis Lee Manning, 47, of Oxford, on a charge of armed robbery after an alleged victim filed a report stating that he was robbed at gunpoint by a male seeking a ride.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Appeals court denies religious program challenge

Raymond Gutierrez, a California inmate who had been housed at the Corrections Corporation of America prison in Tallahatchie County, Miss., had sued the prison management company in January 2013.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

The News-Star

Delivering clean water to a place where 'the poverty is unbelievable'

Danny Logan, Karen Logan, John Guice, Pat White, Ed Love, Edith Hill, Tom Caldwell and Clyde White recently spent a week in Haiti where they established water purification systems for an orphanage that cares for more than 1,000 children.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

NutraIngredients-USA

Oxford conference to broaden scope in recognition of 20th anniversary of DSHEA

The upcoming Oxford Conferenece on the Science of Botanicals will have broader scope this year as part of a retrospective on the 20th anniversary of the Dietary Supplement Health and Eduction Act, said Ikhlas Khan, PhD, one of the conference's main organizers.

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The Clarion-Ledger

Superintendent: Oxford sex ed classes don't pass around dirty chocolate

The superintendent of Oxford schools has said a recent story published in the Los Angeles Times about his schools' alleged sex education curriculum was misleading.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Newms360.com

Oxford police arrest three on shoplifting, burglary charges

Investigators with the Oxford Police Department arrested George Doyle, 25, of Pope, and Tammie Benson, 36, of Batesville, on Wednesday, on related charges of felony shoplifting.

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Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Rebel Intercollegiate this weekend at Ole Miss

The Ole Miss women's golf team is gearing up for the sixth annual Rebel Intercollegiate Friday through Sunday at the Ole Miss Golf Course.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

For Whom The Cowbell Tolls

Hugh Freeze Twitter account lays of 50 workers as retweet production is down

As the country as a whole climbs slowly out of a recession with market gains and new jobs created every day, not every company from coast to coast is as fortunate right now.

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