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BY ALAINA VALKOFF amvalkof@go.olemiss.edu The Double Decker Spring Run will take place Saturday to benefit the Oxford-Lafayette Chamber of Commerce. Pam Swain, vice president of the Oxford-Lafayette Chamber of Commerce, said they started this race the same year as the Double Decker festival as a physical...

BY KALEIGH SKINNER kaskinne@go.olemiss.edu The University of Mississippi Department of Art will showcase its student work this weekend at the Double Decker festival with multiple live demonstrations in Meek Hall on Friday and tents on the Square to sell student work on Saturday. The Ole Miss Print Club, also known as the Print Rebellion, will host a letterpress demonstration...

Drive-By Truckers / Courtesy Drive-By Truckers BY MICHAEL QUIRK mwquirk@go.olemiss.edu A week removed from performances in New York City and Brooklyn,...

BY CASEY HOLLIDAY cahollid@go.olemiss.edu Spring is (finally) in the air, and now that field parties are over, it means there is one more major event to wrap up the semester: the 18th Annual Double Decker Arts Festival. Over the last 18 years, Double Decker has grown from a small city event to a festival that draws visitors from all over Mississippi and the surrounding...

People walk past luminaries during the Relay for Life Friday night. The event raised over $50,000 to battle cancer. / Thomas Graning BY CASEY HOLLIDAY cahollid@go.olemiss.edu Ole...

More than 140 craft beers will be available for sampling at the first annual Oxford Beer Festival this Saturday and Sunday. The festival will allow attendees to part with Oxford normalcy and drink on Sunday. The first annual Oxford Beer Festival will be held this Saturday and Sunday from 1-6 p.m. at the Colonel’s Quarters at Castle Hill Resort. The beers to be sampled...

Courtesy MoviePostersDB.com It was another less interesting week at the box office (though “Jurassic Park” looks great in 3-D, in case you’re wondering),...

Erin Scott/The DM As a long-time resident of the West Coast, I will often grocery shop and want to cry out in the middle of the refrigerated section, “I...

There’s something in the water in Mississippi. In the midst of all these supposed blues origins, our state was stirring. An active volcano of blues, the poverty and vice of the bluesman led to a Mississippi eruption. While Handy wrote his sheet music blues and our friend Anthony Maggio dabbled in the blues during jazz-heavy tunes, Mississippi was breaking the backs...

The University of Mississippi‘s Fashion Board will be promoting its organization all week to the fashion lovers on campus.   Even at a young...