Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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Two Miami Men Arrested by OPD for Credit/Debit Card, ATM Scams

The Oxford Police Department, working with other Mississippi law enforcement agencies, arrested two men recently that had allegedly been using stolen credit, debit and...

Confederate Statue on UM Campus Moved to New Location This Morning

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Confederate statue that has sat in front of the Lyceum Circle on the University of Mississippi campus since 1906 was...

Double Decker Arts Festival Canceled for 2020

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The 25th Double Decker Arts Festival is canceled for 2020. During a special meeting Thursday, the Oxford Tourism Council and Visit Oxford...

*BREAKING: IHL Approves Moving Confederate Statue at UM

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com With no discussion, the Institutions of Higher Learning Board of Trustees approved a request from the University of Mississippi to relocate...

UM Employee, Student Both Positive for COVID-19

A University of Mississippi employee and a student have both tested positive for COVID-19, according to an announcement made by the university Wednesday afternoon. The...

Former WV Daycare Worker Sentenced to 30 Days in Jail

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddyarchive.com Norma Pullen, a former daycare worker in Water Valley, was sentenced to 30 days in jail Thursday morning in Senatobia. The former...

Accused Killer’s Bond Hearing Stalled Pending Psych Evaluation

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddyarchive.com The man accused of murdering Ole Miss student Alexandria "Ally" M. Kostial in July is being sent for a psychological examination. On...

Ole Miss Student Charged with Murder of Fellow Classmate

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddyarchive.com Brandon Theesfeld, 22, was officially charged Tuesday morning with the murder of Ole Miss student Alexandria “Ally” Kostial, 21, from St....

UPDATE: Suspect Detained in Connection with Ole Miss Student Homicide

By Talbert Toole Lifestyles Editor talbert.toole@hottytoddyarchive.com Editor's Note: This story was updated Tuesday 11:12 a.m. with additional information from the Lafayette County Sherrif's Department A suspect has been...

Body of Female Ole Miss Student Found in Harmontown

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddyarchive.com The body of an Old Miss female student was found in Harmontown Saturday by a Lafayette County Sheriff's deputy. According to a...

Small Plane Crashes at Ole Miss Golf Course

A small plane crash is being investigated that occurred at about 3:15 p.m. at the the Ole Miss Golf Course near the Oxford-University Airport. A...

Keeping the Tradition Alive: Howell-Atkinson Elected as Ward 4 Alderman

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddyarchive.com On Tuesday, Oxford residents living in Ward 4 said "Yes" to Kesha Howell-Atkinson being their new representative on the Oxford Board...

OPD Investigating Death at Oxford Gas Station

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddyarchive.com The Oxford Police Department is investigating the death of a man at an Oxford gas station Saturday morning. According to OPD, officers...

Must Read

Oxford Man Charged With Murdering his Wife

An Oxford man has been arrested for the murder of his wife.

Ole Miss Rebels Vote to Leave Practice; March to Square for Protest

*Updated to include statement from OPD, Coach Lane Kiffin and Players. The Ole Miss Rebels football team voted to leave practice this morning to march...

Double Decker Arts Festival Canceled for 2020

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The 25th Double Decker Arts Festival is canceled for 2020. During a special meeting Thursday, the Oxford Tourism Council and Visit Oxford...

Two Miami Men Arrested by OPD for Credit/Debit Card, ATM Scams

The Oxford Police Department, working with other Mississippi law enforcement agencies, arrested two men recently that had allegedly been using stolen credit, debit and...