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  1. 'Largest Confederate funeral in a century' says goodbye to a Southern black manRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Examiner.com

    The Deep South doesn't get much deeper than Oxford, Mississippi. The same town that's home to the Ole Miss Rebels and the university's former mascot Colonel Reb, just held the largest Confederate funeral and procession the city has seen for over the last 100 years.

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  2. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    The legal case involving Ole Miss left tackle Laremy Tunsil and his stepfather was dismissed Monday, according to a report. The Jackson Clarion-Ledger reports , citing Tunsil's attorney Steven Farese Sr., that both parties -- Tunsil and his stepfather, Lindsey Miller -- agreed to drop the domestic violence charges against each other stemming from an incident in late June, and that the case was dismissed by the Lafayette County Court in Oxford, Mississippi .

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  3. Hundreds gather for funeral of black rebel flag supporterRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Hundreds of people, many waving Confederate battle flags outside, gathered for the funeral of a black rebel flag supporter killed in an accident near Oxford. Multiple media outlets report that the funeral for 49-year-old Anthony Hervey was held Sunday at the First Baptist Church in Oxford.

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  4. Hundreds honor man known for flagRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    A broiling Southern sun beamed brightly down onto the proceedings Sunday afternoon for the final stand of Anthony Hervey, the black man most noted for his stance in favor of Confederate symbolism, mainly the flag. Hervey died in a car accident July 19 in Lafayette County between Oxford and Pontotoc as he was returning from a protest against the possible removal of a Confederate monument in Birmingham, Alabama.

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  5. Laremy Tunsil court case expected to be settled before Ole Miss opens fall camp this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Ole Miss and its star offensive lineman. Last month, during first appearance at the Lafayette County Justice Court in Oxford, Mississippi, Miller claimed that he told his wife, Desiree Tunsil , that he was "sick and tired of [Laremy Tunsil] riding ...

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  6. 3-star LB Donta Evans commits to Ole MissRead the original story

    Sunday | Red Cup Rebellion

    ... has committed to Ole Miss. The Lake Marion, S.C. native turned Lawrenceville, Ga. resident recently made a visit to Oxford, Miss. to check out the campus and meet with Freeze and defensive coordinator/linebackers' coach Dave Wommack. Evidently the ...

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  7. Ole Miss OL Laremy Tunsil and stepfather agree to drop charges against each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | MSNBC

    ... on Monday , according to a report from Riley Blevins of The Clarion-Ledger . Per the information in the report out of Oxford, Mississippi, lawyers for both have mutually agreed to have their clients sign a dismissal from earlier this week, thereby ...

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  8. Lawyers debate campaign financing, voter restrictions and other election issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | ABA Journal

    ... issues ranging from campaign finance to redistricting to guaranteeing the right to vote. The panel, moderated by Oxford, Mississippi, lawyer Benjamin Griffith of the Griffith Law Firm, consisted of Federal Election Commission head Ellen Weintraub ; ...

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  9. Review: Ace Atkins' 'Redeemers' finds Quinn Colson at a crossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... several years for the Tampa Tribune before he started writing fiction full time. He now lives with his family near Oxford, Miss., the territory in which the Colson series is set. Just about the time Atkins started writing the Colson books, he was ...

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  10. Ole Miss recruiting: Can the Rebs swoop a pair of 5-star decommits?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Red Cup Rebellion

    ... teammates that are currently committed to Ole Miss. Woo, man, the past two weeks have been a tornado of crootin in Oxford, Miss. So we might as well keep sipping the #TheNetwork Kool-Aid and embrace the insane thing we know and love that is college ...

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  11. Oxford makes burglary, fraud arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Newms360.com

    According to Oxford Police Maj. Jeff McCutchen, the investigation into residential burglaries on June 18 and July 12 revealed witnesses who led police to Kelly Gordon.

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  12. Yoknapatawpha Arts Council to run pavilionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Newms360.com

    ... run whatever we call the University Avenue pavilion." A draft agreement between the arts council and the City of Oxford says the aim will be "to provide a resource to coordinate the facility of community building programs that contributes to the ...

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  13. Friday, July 31, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... brother, Paris Burnley Jr. Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge. Mary Elizabeth Chism, 90, died July 9, 2015, in Oxford, at the home of her sister and niece. Her remains were cremated on Saturday, July 11, 2015, and spread on the premises of her ...

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  14. Our View: Starkville aldermen pay raise is hard to justifyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... according to that survey. Of five cities with a comparable population -- Clinton, Columbus, Madison, Pascagoula and Oxford -- only Columbus ($17,500) pays its elected board more than Starkville. Madison, where the cost of living is appreciably ...

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  15. Thursday's ObituariesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Oxford Eagle Online Edition

    Martha Jeanne "Peggy" Hart - 91, died Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford.

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  16. Interview with New York Times bestselling author Ace AtkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Examiner.com

    ... fiction discusses life in Mississippi and the latest novel in his Quinn Colson series, "The Redeemers." A resident of Oxford, MS, for fifteen years, Atkins enjoys living in the South because it enables him to keep in close touch with the types of ...

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  17. Southern guys 'swim' music scene as Water LiarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | NWAonline

    ... some Internet eventually. I had gotten my first guitar and could look up tablature on that." Bryant, who grew up in Oxford, Miss., is known for his solo album, Galilee , which in 2009 was named the No. 2 "Memphis Music Album" by the Commercial ...

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  18. Healthy soul food: Cookbook author brings message to radio showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Newms360.com

    ... in Tupelo. The cost is free and seating is limited. The award-winning music and literature program, which is based in Oxford, will feature two sets. The first hour is a live recording to be aired twice on Mississippi Public Broadcasting at a future ...

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  19. Isaac Nauta decommits from FSURead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Red Cup Rebellion

    Nauta is a 5* and no.1 TE in the nation. He also happens to go to IMG with our boy slim shea, bend that ear and have him come with you on a visit, heck just rent a van and drive all of your new 5* buds over to Oxford for a visit.

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  20. Oxford is a shopping desinationRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Oxford Eagle Online Edition

    Shopping is one of the factors that makes Oxford a unique place to visit. The city is home to many boutiques and stores that you'll find nowhere else in the state, and some consider it a shopping destination.

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