News

Alabama ticket prices rise, prompt prohibited ID sales

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PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY: CADY HERRING The undefeated Ole Miss Rebels will take on the also undefeated Alabama Crimson Tide this Saturday at a sold out football game. The Rebels are currently ranked in the AP Poll top 25, and with ESPN’s College GameDay scheduled to be in the Grove this Saturday, many people are ready for the classic rivalry game between Ole Miss and Alabama. For some, however, finding...

Sports

Freeze reflects on Alford, discusses upcoming game

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FILE PHOTO: CADY HERRING Hugh Freeze walks off the field after Saturday’s win over Memphis. Rebel fans were met with surprising news Monday when they learned sophomore safety Anthony Alford had decided to leave the team in order to pursue his baseball career. Alford had transferred to Ole Miss from Southern Miss following the 2012 season and was seeing time as the backup safety and punt returner...

Lifestyles

‘Freak Show’ at Southside Gallery

Photo of Blair Hobbs in her home art studio by Sara Kiparizoska

PHOTO BY: SARA KIPARIZOSKA Blair Hobbs sits in her home art studio. With pieces titled “Bearded Lady,” “Swordfish Swallower” and “Freak of Mother Nature,” Blair Hobbs is bringing new, more vibrant than ever works to Southside Gallery this week. The exhibit is appropriately titled “Freak Show” and includes pieces of vibrant colors and mixed media. Hobbs is a familiar face in the Oxford...

Opinion

Realize to legalize

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Our country has slowly come to the realization that marijuana is not the madness-inducing substance people once thought. In fact, many claims of its negative side effects have been disproven through different scientific studies. So why is marijuana illegal in most states? Is it not time to lift the ban off a plant that is clearly not the harmful drug many have labeled it? It has been established...