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John Howell Sr. Editorial 3/4/2014
Batesville has problems that most of us are aware of some of the time, or some of us are aware of most of the time, but all of us are so strung out all the time that we don't sit back, ponder and try to envision big-picture solutions that will turn them into opportunities.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
M. Scott Morris: Looking at the positive side of things
With help from a Tulsa, Okla., company, the Tupelo Convention and Visitors Bureau has a new slogan: "Center of Positivity."
Late free throws help Harding win
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Oxford Eagle Online Edition
Mannings highlight club's Men's Night
Archie and Eli Manning made their marks as two of the best quarterbacks to ever play at Ole Miss in the past.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Former Miss. housing leader pleads guilty in bribe case
The former director of a nonprofit housing agency has been sentenced to a year's probation and ordered to pay $89,400 in restitution.
Pro-LGBT Resolution Passed By Oxford, Mississippi City Council
Though the Mississippi house's Judiciary B Civil Subcommittee advanced their "religious freedom" bill yesterday, an exciting bit of news out of the Magnolia State this week indicates that on a town-by-town basis, LGBT citizens are beginning to be heard and respected.
Barksdale to retire from reading institute
Buy at photos.djournal.com Michael Cormack encourages a student at Quitman County Elementary School, where he has been principal since 2010.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Mississippi is for lovers
When it comes to the season of romance, Mississippi has quite a bit to offer. From quaint bed and breakfasts to leisurely walks through beautiful Mississippi terrain to the best in Southern cuisine, you can't go wrong with a quick getaway or staycation right here in the state.
Kids React to Rotary Telephones: VIDEO
My parents got the first touch tone phone in our town in either 1969 or 1970. I can remember being confused when I went to a neighbor's house who had a rotary dial.
Oxford Mississippi becomes 3rd MS city to pass LGBT equality resolution
Three MS cities have passed LGBT equality resolutions. Starkville, Hattiesburg and now Oxford.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Oxford Eagle Online Edition
NAACP to honor three local leaders
The local chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People will honor three people who have devoted much of their lives to helping others and promoting diversity in Oxford and Lafayette County during a banquet March 15 at the Lafayette Civic Center.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Oxford restaurant robbed today
OXFORD, Miss. - - Police in Oxford say two men robbed a restaurant early Monday morning.
Nunnelee lone incumbent without primary
Saturday was congressional candidates' qualifying deadline in the state. Primaries are June 3, and the general election is Nov. 4. Longtime Sen. Thad Cochran of Oxford is challenged in the Republican primary by two-term state Sen. Chris McDaniel of Ellisville and Thomas Carey of Hernando.
Abbeville preserving 1950s school
Several original school desks remain inside the former Abbeville School, their hinges rusted.
Meredith calls noose on Ole Miss statue 'foolish'
The man who integrated the University of Mississippi in 1962 says the recent defiling of a statue of him on campus should not deter black students from attending Ole Miss.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The Mississippi Press
King and Queen of Joy LXXV crowned at 75th YMBC Coronation
The unmasking of the King and Queen of Joy LXXV was the highlight of the 75th YMBC Coronation Ceremony.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Houlka/Okolona consolidation bill dies
A bill to consolidate Chickasaw County Schools in Houlka and Okolona schools was killed in committee in the Mississippi Legislature this month, but the idea, which popped up last year, is far from dead.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
An Oxford Favorite for 20 Years and Counting
There's always something going on at Proud Larry's ; whether it's chef Jon Myrick whipping up his latest specials in the kitchen; bartenders pouring the newest craft beers from the taps; or a band setting up on stage for a waiting Ole Miss crowd.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Oxford roundabout, bridge project nearing start
Heavy equipment is already in place to start a major reworking and expansion on one of Oxford's busiest interchanges and a major entrance to the University of Mississippi.