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Oxford, Mississippi is located in Lafayette County. Zip codes in Oxford, MS include 38655. The median home price in Oxford is $195,000. More Oxford information.

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15 hrs ago | New Albany Gazette

The single life is not for us

Molly the beagle is sprawled out on Jenny's side of the bed, her head nestled against the pillow.


19 hrs ago | Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Clydesdale gussies up Mounted Patrol

Clydesdale horses and Budwiser breweries are often synonymous; however in Oxford, one Clydesdale mare is doing more than looking pretty on a beer commercial - she's helping to serve and protect local citizens and visitors to our town. 


Tue Jul 29, 2014


3. Have You Seen This? High-schooler dunks ...

Michael Jordan wasn't the first person to dunk from the free-throw line or from even further back, as some may argue .



David Nail Announces Fall Tour

David Nail is returning to the road - this time as the headliner. He'll head out this fall on his "I'm A Fire" tour, which is slated to start in Oxford, Mississippi on September 11th.


Sat Jul 26, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Rheta Johnson: A New York yankee in King Cotton's court

They say that the Mississippi Delta begins in the lobby of the Peabody Hotel in Memphis and ends at Vicksburg, Mississippi's, Catfish Row.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

Red Cup Rebellion

Ole Miss Basketball Recruiting: Could the Rebels Land Five Star Center Skal Labissiere?

Skal Labissiere is a five-star power forward prospect out of Ridgley, Tennessee's Evangel Christian School who many recruiting analysts expect to wind up at Kentucky or Memphis .


Thu Jul 24, 2014

Institute for Southern Studies

Populists and Bourbons are fighting again, 21st century style, in Mississippi

OXFORD, Miss. -- More than a century ago the "forgotten man" of Mississippi and across the South -- the farmer, the common worker -- decided he'd had enough of "Wall Street speculators who gambled on his crop futures; the railroad owners who evaded his taxes, bought legislatures, and over-charged him with discriminate rates; the manufacturers, who ... (more)


Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Miami Herald

VA chief pledges end to whistleblower retaliation

The acting secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs vowed Tuesday to crack down on whistleblower retaliation after a private government watchdog released a critical report on the agency's treatment of employees who brought internal problems to light.



Willie Morris continuing ed class this fall to include Yazoo City tour 7/18/2014

I am so excited! Northwest is offering the first ever author study and hometown tour featuring Willie Morris this fall as a Continuing Education class for local educators.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Oxford Eagle Online Edition

The Dart - Oxford man, 81, has owned pet turtle since Kennedy administration

In an ever-changing world where few things are permanent and long-lasting, it's hard to imagine owning anything for 51 years.


WLBT-TV Jackson

La-Lafayette beats MSU, 5-3, advances to NCAA super regional

Ryan Wilson and Matt Plitt combined on a six-hitter and Louisiana-Lafayette beat Mississippi State 5-3 on Monday night to advance to the NCAA super regionals for the first time since its last and only College World Series appearance in 2000.


Sun Jul 20, 2014


Krystal Coming to Oxford

After getting a tip from Eating Oxford fan Jerrod Ham on Twitter, we traced the info back to Exxon on Highway 6 to confirm that the station got the OK on July 18 to add a Krystal burger restaurant to the gas station.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Oxford hospital ruling upheld by Supreme Court

The Mississippi Supreme Court has upheld a state judge's order that lets the city of Oxford annex the site of Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi's new hospital.


Thu Jul 17, 2014


Owner of offbeat Elvis museum found dead

In this Dec. 9, 2009 file photo, Paul MacLeod, an Elvis fanatic and owner of the antebellum home and private Elvis Presley museum he calls "Graceland Too," in Holly Springs, Miss., left, shows off some of the Elvis related newspaper clippings he has collected over the years to Oxford residents Callie Blackwell, second from left, her husband, ... (more)


Oxford Eagle Online Edition

A star is born - at least in my own mind

The acting bug bit early, EAGLE Staff Writer Alyssa Schnugg writes as she takes a look back at her dreams of being a movie star and how she did in a recent audition for an upcoming production of Theatre Oxford. 


Tue Jul 15, 2014


City unhappy with tree trimming

He could see a lot farther than he used to be able to and he wasn't happy about it.


Mon Jul 14, 2014


Kiplinger study: College towns are great for retirement

College towns are great places to retire to, according to Kiplinger , and Gainesville is in it's top 10 list.


Oxford Eagle Online Edition

FNC Park, employees stay hard at work

Players and coaches participating in youth sports in Oxford and the surrounding areas may have an offseason, but for the people responsible for making sure that experience is top-notch, there's not much of one. 


Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Mississippi Press

Pascagoula councilman says he will resign to take Water Valley coaching job

Pascagoula Ward 1 Councilman Larry Taylor said today that he plans to resign from city leadership and accept a basketball coaching job at Water Valley High School in north Mississippi.


Mon Jul 07, 2014

Publishers' Weekly

Cookbook News Bites: July 7, 2014

The Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance has just announced its 2014 Book Award winners.



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