Memorial service held for Ole Miss family

Friends and family attend Memorial Ceremony for the faculty, staff and students that died this school year.

A memorial service was held Thursday at Paris-Yates Chapel on the University of Mississippi’s campus to honor students, staff and faculty who have died this past academic year. The names of the deceased were read aloud and the bells at Paris Yates Chapel were rung 23 times to honor each individual. Afterwards, the University String Quartet played the Ole Miss Alma Mater. Friends and family attend...


Offense leads way in Diamond Rebels’ 10-4 win over South Carolina

photo credit: Cam Brooks

Hoover, Al~ Ole Miss made a statement in more ways than one on Wednesday in its 10-4 win over South Carolina (42-14). It had not played its best baseball against the best teams this season, and had struggled to hit elite pitching. It erased that stigma with its performance against Clarke Schmidt (9-3), and jumped on the sophomore right hander out of the gates. “We really challenged the guys about...


Your monthly horoscope: Start of Summer predictions

By Jake Thrasher

  By Jake Thrasher Taurus, the Bull: April 20-May 20 May is going to be good to you, Taurus. You’ve just spent a lot of time focused out of your mind on getting task after task done, and now you can finally sit back and let your creative juices flow. If you’ve made any big decisions lately, the stars indicate you should also take a breather on making any more, at least for a week or two....


Farewell: Holly Baer, former opinion editor

Over the past semester, I’ve had the joy of working as the opinion editor here at The Daily Mississippian. It has been a wonderful experience and I have been privileged to provide a platform for students’ opinions. My only issue has been the series of complaints I have received from various students which say the opinion section is too liberal. I agree. It currently does not reflect the breadth of opinions on our campus. It leans heavily to the left, but that’s not my fault. Instead of complaining about the opinion section, I need you to submit conservative opinions. I published almost...