Dear Editor: Yesterday morning, I discovered I had lost something invaluable, an Italian silver chain necklace with a crucifix pendant that had been my grandmother’s and two pieces of my late mother’s jewelry. I have had this necklace always with me for the last year and a half. Completely distraught, I spent the day trying to remember when I had last seen it, retracing...

Too often dieting takes the place of healthy living, and body obsession gets in the way of self-confidence. February is National Eating Disorders Awareness month, a time for the Ole Miss community to rise up, talk about and denounce negative body images. Photo Illustration by Thomas Graning | The Daily Mississippian A negative body image is a massive issue for college...

New prizes and other changes are in the works for the Rebel Rewards program, which rewards fans for attending Ole Miss athletic events. File Photo (Tyler Jackson)Students in the new “Club Red” student section at a basketball game. To receive a “Club Red” shirt students had to be members of Rebel Rewards Changes are coming to the Rebel Rewards program. Rebel Rewards...

While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have announced the worst flu season in a decade, The University of Mississippi has experienced fewer infections this season, according to campus health officials.   Although the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have reported that Mississippi currently has a regional spread of the flu, Ole Miss seems...

A little over a year ago, the Ole Miss fan base was about as low as they could go. They were looking for a change. They were looking for someone to come in and give them something to be proud of. Enter Hugh Freeze. In just over a year on the job, Freeze has turned a bottom-dwelling program in the toughest football conference in the country to a program that has gained...

Six citations have been written since the smoke-free policy on campus took effect on Jan. 1, and members of the Ole Miss community are adjusting to the change. File Photo (Quentin Winstine)Students smoking on campus before the smoke free campus rule took affect Smoke-Free Campus Environment, a policy introduced to Ole Miss in August, officially took effect on Jan. 1. The...

The Ole Miss men’s basketball looks to complete the season sweep against No. 21 Missouri on the road this weekend. Tipoff is set for noon Saturday and will be televised on CBS. Thomas Graning | The Daily MississippianJunior guard Marshall Henderon ​Ole Miss (18-4, 7-2 SEC) will travel to Missouri on Saturday to take on the 21st-ranked Tigers in a rematch of a January...

When Hugh Freeze took over as head coach at Ole Miss, he said he had to get the Rebels out of the wilderness. Freeze said he had to get his team to be competitive week in and week out in the SEC and recruit at a high level. Alex Edwards | The Daily MississippianHead coach Hugh Freeze This past season, Ole Miss and Freeze accomplished part one, going 7-6 in his first season....

We are an entitled generation. If any other Ole Miss student dares disagree with me, I need only point toward the Land Rovers and Mercedes-Benz convertibles sitting in dorm parking lots to illustrate my point. While I recognize that a few freshmen driving cars worth more than the average American household’s annual salary doesn’t exactly prove that our entire generation...

 Ghostlight Repertory Theatre allows students to broaden their theatre horizons. Ghostlight Repertory Theatre is a student-run organization that started on campus last spring to get more students involved in the performing arts. It was named for the theater tradition of hanging a light on an unoccupied stage at night to keep the spirits of the theater happy. Ghostlight ...