A plaque memorializing Elwood Higginbottom, the seventh and last person known to be lynched in Lafayette County in 1935, will be installed this Saturday...

Efforts to memorialize the 1935 killing of Elwood Higginbottom, the seventh and last person known to be lynched in Lafayette County, continued on Tuesday...

Black suits filled the Paris-Yates Chapel yesterday as members of the Ole Miss family gathered to remember the 21 faculty, staff and students who died in the last year.  A string quartet opened the memorial service, and Brandi Hephner LaBanc, vice chancellor for student affairs, spoke after a rendition of Mozart’s “Andante Cantabile.”   “It was a very honorable...

A memorial service honoring University faculty member James Chambers will be held at 4 p.m. today at the Gertrude C. Ford Center. Chambers was the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs in the School Of Engineering. Chambers, age 47, died March 13 in a fire at his home in Oxford. Guests attending the memorial service are encouraged to wear casual attire because...