Sunday, October 25, 2020

Steve Vassallo

Vassallo: 1930s Students Left a Lasting Legacy

Our recent story on the Cardinal Club's plaque in front of Fulton Chapel attracted a great deal of interest. Two of the names on this...

Vassallo: Sizing Up the Season…How Good Will We Be?

Hanging around the Ft. Lauderdale beach over the weekend, my thoughts turned to football after seeing so many people wearing their favorite school's advertising...

Vassallo: Football Season Must Be Getting Close

Sunday night, I had the most vivid, real, wonderful dream that I've had in quite some time a la Johnny Burnette's 1960 classic "Dreamin." The...

Vassallo: Identity Theft No Laughing Matter

Immediately following the seminar at the Oxford Convention Center entitled "Financial Protection for Seniors" sponsored by the City of Oxford, BancorpSouth and the Retiree...

Vassallo: Tell Me About the Students at Ole Miss in 1930s

The Cardinal Club's monument/plaque in front of Fulton Chapel is one of the most beautiful and historic of any on campus. The plaque highlights names...

Vassallo: “It Was the Third of June”

Way back in the fall of 1967, I was hangin' out at the Galtney Center (former Ole Miss Student Union) humming the lyrics of...

Vassallo: Oxford’s Economy Booming

HottyToddy.com had the pleasure recently to discuss the Oxford economy with EDF President Jon Maynard. We primarily were interested in the economic impact that...

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Vassallo: Answer to Our Next Basketball Coach Is "Blowin in the Wind"

What would you say if there was an individual currently living in Oxford who had the following inclusions in his resumé? A. Years of experience...

Ole Miss Musings: Gettysburg Explained

Next month, Jim Carroll will be joining Starke Miller and a group of Civil War buffs to two great battlefields in American history... Sharpsburg and...

Vassallo: Striking Similarities Between James Buchanan and Donald Trump

Having recently completed Jean H. Baker's book "James Buchanan," the presidents elected in 1856 and 2016 are alike in many ways, although there are...

Former Mr. Ole Miss Robert Perry Opens Up the New York Stock Exchange

Robert Perry had an incredibly exciting day this past Friday as he and his fellow equity partners with American Gaming Systems (AGS) joined the...