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Rebels Against Sexual Assault plans to host several events throughout the month of April for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. In 2009, President Obama...

Crime Blotter March 25-31 Briefs do not include every incident from the past week. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Reports compiled by Lasherica Thornton. Oxford Police Department Reports Alarm: 34 Animal Complaint: 10 Auto Burglary: 2 Careless Driving: 13 Civil Matter: 3 Credit Card Fraud: 2 Disturbance: 25 Embezzlement: 2 Harassing Phone Calls:...

Special to the DM More than 30 Lafayette County first- and second-graders got the chance to learn how to sign their favorite colors and animals when the Ole Miss Hand Band taught a lesson during Wednesday’s Leap Frog program. Leap Frog, a non-profit after-school tutoring and mentoring program, serves many at-risk first, second and third graders from Oxford city and Lafayette...

Oxford’s biggest day of community service is this Saturday. The Big Event was created in 2011 as a way for students at the University to give back...

EVERY DOG HAS ITS DRUG The Jones County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a dog in Laurel brought a large bag of marijuana back to his home. According to Mississippi Live, the homeowner originally thought the dog was carrying a bag of garbage until he looked closer and realized it was leafy and smelled suspiciously like cannabis. Authorities said the bag contained...

Tom Brokaw, best known as anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News from 1982 to 2004, will return to Oxford to deliver the main address at the University...

The Mississippi State Department of Health reported and confirmed two cases of Zika virus in the state of Mississippi last week. The virus, a short illness characterized by fever, rash, joint aches and red eyes, is spread through mosquitos. The Mississippi victims were located in Madison and Noxubee County and both had recently travelled to Haiti. Although the Zika virus...

Courtesy: Womenintechnology.com The University of Mississippi teamed up with multinational software corporation Systems, Applications and Products to create...

Deepa Iyer will be the keynote speaker for the William Winter Institute for Racial Reconciliation keynote address. (Courtesy: Deepaiyer.com) Activist and...