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Football and music have defined the life of Jimmy Weatherly. The former Ole Miss quarterback, who played under legendary coach Johnny Vaught, found tremendous success as a song writer in both California and in Nashville after his days in Oxford. His tremendous talent to cross over from genre…

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Jay Hughes celebrated the opening of his campaign office with an Open House & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony hosted by the Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber. Jay Hughes is a Christian, husband, father, military veteran, gun owner, pro-public education, and anti-government waste, and is willing to…

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Despite growing up immersed in competitive cheer, owner of Wink Tumbling, Morgan Winkel never believed she would open a gym of her own.

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The Oxford mayor and Board of Aldermen met early Friday morning in a special meeting where they voted to extend the deadline when the new alcohol ordinance will go into effect.

Kevin Frye and Brooke Reeves celebrated their new partnership in Oxford with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony hosted by the Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of commerce. Frye Reeves operates a full-service Mississippi law firm, representing clients in both criminal defense and civil litigation. They…

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Michael Satterfield, owner of Satterfield Pottery and potter, celebrated his new business location and the First Clear Creek Music and Arts Festival with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony hosted by The Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce. Satterfield Pottery is located at 2301 S. Lamar Blvd.

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For many of the millions of dog owners in America, a dog offers “man’s best friend”-level companionship along with that age-old canine trait of loyalty. For others, dogs provide security, which for some can mean emotional support, and for others can mean physical safety from intruders and ot…

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Twins, Marilyn and Katherine Hessler, are seniors at the University of Mississippi yet unlike most they own and operate a clothing boutique. I Just Have to Have It is located on the Oxford Square. The twins started their business in the summer of 2014, in Meridian, and opened their Oxford st…

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The Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Castle & Cooke Mortgage as they opened their new office in Oxford, located at 829 North Lamar Blvd. Castle & Cooke Mortgage aims to provide one with preeminent service. That means industry-leading fu…

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Whether it’s game day in Oxford, or a crisp October day at a hunting camp, fall fashion has something to offer for everyone. Trends for the 2018 season include: animal print, rompers, neon colors, plaid, power red, sleek suits and leather everything. Local stores on are stocked and ready to …

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As a community, our hearts are heavy for the loss of Sheriff Buddy East. The man who served Lafayette County as the top law enforcement officer for 46 years was loved by many. His dedication to service was beyond tremendous. It was exemplary. No matter what you thought of Buddy East, one thi…

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America has never been the same since the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001. The first responders who came to the aid of those affected in New York, Washington D.C. and Pennsylvania are remembered each year in the annual 9/11 Day of Service & Remembrance. This year’s program is less than a…

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Tuesday night, the Oxford Board of Aldermen voted to approve the implementation of the highly debated ordinance that will affect business in Oxford that sell alcohol for consumption on the premises.

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The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) sent a letter to the Oxford Mayor and Board of Aldermen Tuesday afternoon urging them to vote no on the proposed ordinance that would affect any venue or restaurant that sells alcohol for consumption on the premises.

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The Oxford Board of Aldermen decided once again to table the vote on the highly controversial proposed ordinance affecting every establishment in the city limits that sells alcohol for consumption on the premises.

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Specialty Orthopedic Group celebrated their new offices with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony hosted by the Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce. They are located at the new Baptist Memorial Hospital campus at Medical Plaza 1, Suite 330.Specialty Orthopedic Group specializes in orthopedic su…

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Right Track Medical Group’s physician-led healthcare team celebrated their new Oxford office located at 1203 Medical Park Drive, with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony hosted by the Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce. Their certified mental-health providers which include nurse practitioners…

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After four years of practicing dermatology in a partner practice, Dr. Lyndsay Shipp is set to open Dermatology Associates of Oxford in September of 2018. Located in the Oxford Commons, next to Southern Craft Stove & Tap, Dermatology Associates of Oxford will offer typical dermatological …

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Developed in 1928 and headquartered in Memphis, Terminix has been serving the country for over 90 years. Originally started as a flooring company, Terminix was born after its founder noticed the need to control termites in wooden houses.