Oxford Parking Commission deliberates parking garage options and emerges with little to show

By the time Chairman Tom Sharpe adjourned Friday’s nearly two-hour Oxford Parking Commission meeting, everyone seemed ready to leave; the courtroom cleared out within minutes. The two hours of discussion on Nov. 3 included the Commission’s regular monthly update and a presentation about a new parking garage to be built in Oxford. As the meeting…

Oxford coffee offerings spiced up for fall

It’s official: pumpkin spice latte season is in full swing. Starbucks’ annual, revenue-raking classic, the pumpkin spice latte, debuted on Sept. 5. Later in the month, the company released its fall 2017 beverage, the maple pecan latte. How a barista spent her day off. Start off Fall right with something tasty and new tomorrow! 🎃🍂🍁☕️#maplepecanlatte…

Community Breakfast Raises Awareness for CASA of Lafayette County

By Elizabeth Blackstock and Kara Dudas Bellone With 8,547 children in foster care in Mississippi, the state is hard-pressed to give these children a voice. For six counties in the state, CASA or Court Appointed Special Advocates, is that voice. Lafayette County, Mississippi is in the process of becoming home of Mississippi’s seventh program that aims…