Friday, October 30, 2020

Contributors

‘Then I’ll Go Home’ by Shane Brown

I get to work every day, and I usually pack milk bottles up in coolers to be delivered somewhere in north Mississippi. But every...

On Cooking Southern: Corny SFA Symposium Pits Biscuits Against Cornbread

Oxford’s homegrown Southern Foodways Alliance (SFA) has a well-deserved reputation for turning over rocks and shedding the proverbial light on previously unsaid, unacknowledged, yet...

Mitchell: Fear Of The Other Person Is Hallmark Of This Campaign

Have people always engaged in gutter talk? Is it just that recording devices are everywhere? Or are politics and public discourse really becoming more...

Heaton: What Hugh Freeze’s Mom Has to Say About Her Son

Hugh Freeze was recently singled out for being a favorite of mothers of college football players. So I decided to give Coach Freeze's mom...

Vassallo: SEC Bowling Barometer

Although we're still in early to mid October, several SEC teams are at the halfway point of their season. Therefore, anticipating the bowl invitations is...

Vassallo: An Interview With Vietnam War Veteran Marvin Bolinger

Marvin Bolinger is a great American whom I've had the pleasure to know for four decades. Marvin served his country in Vietnam and again in...

SEC Power Rankings: “How the East Was Lost”

Wow, what a weekend! Tennessee, in all likelihood, has locked up the East, but in doing so has won the honor to face Alabama,...

On Cooking Southern: Seattle Fare Adapts Well To Southern Flair

SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Big Fish in a Little Pond: Preference for residing in an environment that promotes continued growth ... earliest known printed reference...

Mitchell: There’s Only One Issue In The Presidential Election

Discontent is the driving force in this election. If boorishness and tax returns mattered, Donald Trump would have been toast long before now. Election Day...

Vassallo: Football Fever Alive and Well in Oxford

Now that the Ole Miss Rebels have reached no. 14 in the AP Poll, here's an analysis of the 13 teams ahead of them...

Must Read

The Party Never Stops In Oxford, Even For a $1,000 Fine

There’s one college tradition that COVID-19 has not managed to cancel: house parties. However, these house parties now come with a high price tag in Oxford. The Oxford Police Department is issuing citations of up to $1,000 to those caught hosting a party with more than 10 people inside and 20 people outside.
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Ole Miss Student, Chef Michael Bennet Cooks for the NBA Bubble

At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Ole Miss student Michael Bennet had just been laid off from his job at Walgreens....

Shopping In a Pandemic: Kroger “Can’t Keep Alfredo on the Shelf”

Across the country, grocery stores have seen big changes in people's shopping habits during the coronavirus pandemic. Frozen food has become more popular, people are making fewer trips, and online shopping has skyrocketed. Here in Oxford, Kroger has experienced many of these national trends.
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A Look at the Rebelettes as They Prepare to Cheer on Ole Miss vs. Alabama

https://youtu.be/VblWyRgiV4Q In preparation for this weekend's Ole Miss vs. Alabama game, HottyToddy sat down with IMC student...