Tuesday, October 27, 2020

News & Views

WTVA & HT.com Cover DD Fest with Meek Students

Five broadcast journalism students put their multimedia skills to the test during Oxford’s 18th Annual Double Decker Festival. Under the direction of professors Nancy...

Dutschke Charged in Ricin Case

James Everett Dutschke, the Tupelo man who became the focus of a federal investigation into ricin laser letters mailed to President Barack Obama and...

Hottytoddy News Team Covering Double Decker

  Student journalists, videographers and photographers from the Meek School of Journalism and New Media set up a field office at High Point Coffee in...

Double Decker 2013 to Rock On, Rain or Shine

Severe weather warning not expected; festival continues as planned By Tad Wilkes tad.wilkes@hottytoddyarchive.com Tourism Manager Mary Allyn Hedges said the Oxford Convention & Visitors Bureau has received...

Handful in Mississippi Thwart Medicaid Expansion

Fannie Lou Hamer, a folk philosopher of the civil rights movement in the Mississippi Delta, knew what she was up against in a state...

Information Overload

Art Shirley graduated from the University of Mississippi in 1984 with a BA in Art. While at Ole Miss, Art drew the daily comic strip...

Romney’s Chief Advisor Speaks at Overby Tonight

Stuart Stevens, the Mississippi native and chief strategist of MItt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign, will return home to speak tonight at the Overby Center of...

North Mississippi—Land of the Chickasaw

Over the next few weeks, I want to give you the legend of how the Chickasaw and the Choctaw came to be in the...

New Housing A Constant Sight On Old Taylor Road

Student housing raises questions about the housing market. By: Robert Farley, sociology major, University of Mississippi Email: refarley@go.olemiss.edu Construction has been a constant sight along Old Taylor...

Students Better Get to Class This Summer

By: Luci Strickland, BBA in Marketing and Corporate Relations, University of Mississippi lrstric1@go.olemiss.edu College students enrolling in summer school are going to need to start taking...

Must Read

One Dead in Domestic Shooting on College Hill Road

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call on College Hill Road Friday after receiving a report of shots being fired.

Oxford Teen Continues to Fight After Devastating Wreck

With the second round of auditions for American Idol coming up in two weeks, Oxford teen Erica McCoy was a step closer in having her dreams of becoming a professional singer become a reality.

Kratom Ban Back on the Table in Oxford

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddyarchive.com Oxford leaders are once again considering a proposed ban on synthetic products claiming to contain Kratom, a tree from Southeast Asia,...

Oxford Crime Report: Elevator Burns Up

Oxford police responded to the following calls: Abandoned vehicle, three alarms, ambulance assist, eight city code enforcements, two civil matters, credit card fraud,...