The Oxford Board of Aldermen presented the latest draft of the proposed “Downtown District” ordinance on Tuesday during the ordinance’s fourth public...

Because parking in Oxford is a problem for students, Oxonians and visitors alike, the Downtown Parking Advisory Commission is preparing to begin construction...

A Ford pickup truck crashed into a small row of storefronts Monday on Courthouse Drive on the Oxford Square. The crash was reported just after 5:30 a.m. According...

William Smith Neilson, born in 1812, was a poor man with no school education when he started his career as a store clerk. In 1838, he loaded an ox wagon...

Special to the DM  Where does the center of Oxford lie today? As restaurants and shopping options grow on Jackson Avenue and forest land vanishes around the under-construction hospital, it is becoming more and more difficult to figure out exactly what Oxford is. “You can go to Jackson and see that stuff anywhere else,” junior Emily McKee said. “As it grows, I...

Perhaps the most underappreciated art each year at the Double Decker Arts Festival is actually attending the festival itself. You might think Double Decker is as simple as waking up a little earlier than normal, putting on some comfy shoes and a nice outfit and boppin’ on over to the Square to have a nice day enjoying music, art and all the delicious food Oxford...

What used to be the children’s department of Neilson’s has been transformed into a cozy space filled with couches, tables, chairs and the thick, warm...

Celebrated guitarist Johnny Winter played a show at The Library Bar on the Oxford Square as the opening day headliner for the 4th Annual Oxford Blues Festival. Born...

This past weekend many Oxonians gravitated to the Oxford Square for some good ole family-friendly fun. The Oxford Downtown Council, which is composed of...

A revamped selection process for food vendors at the Double Decker Arts Festival is causing some vendors to alter their menus. People crowd the Oxford...