Oxford Eagle Staff, Author at Magnolia State Live


Ole Miss football coach will miss opening game after testing positive for COVID-19

Lane Kiffin will not making the trip to Atlanta after announcing he tested positive for COVID-19. The Ole Miss head coach confirmed reports on Saturday ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Saturday, September 4, 2021 4:35 pm


‘Choice Not Force’: Employees, associates of Mississippi hospital protest vaccine mandate

Healthcare workers and their family, friends and associates from around the north Mississippi region gathered in front of Baptist Memorial Hospital North Mississippi in Oxford ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Thursday, September 2, 2021 6:23 am


Mississippi man called ‘evil, callous, scheming, ungrateful, sinister, violent and corrupt monster’ by mother after pleading guilty to murdering her daughter

More than two years after the body of Alexandria ‘Ally’ Kostial was found near Sardis Lake, her family found closure. Inside the Lafayette County Courthouse ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Friday, August 27, 2021 2:18 pm


Mississippi college town reinstates mask mandate as hospital system ‘failing’ under stress of COVID-19 surge

Leaders of a Mississippi college town voted Tuesday to reinstate a mask mandate on the same day the local hospital reached its capacity to care ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Tuesday, August 24, 2021 9:16 pm


Ole Miss grad creates app to help find roommates, housing

Many college students have struggled with finding a place to live that won’t break the bank while also trying to find a roommate they can ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Saturday, August 21, 2021 6:33 am


Ex-cop admits to murdering Mississippi woman sleeping in her bed; he claimed they were having an affair and she’d threatened to tell his wife

Inside the courtroom at the Union County Courthouse on Friday, former Oxford police officer Matthew Kinne admitted to killing Dominique Clayton while she slept and ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Friday, July 30, 2021 6:43 pm


Mississippi city sends off Olympics athletes with parade

For the first time in history, the City of Oxford has two of its own competing in the Olympics and they were sent off to ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:22 am


Mississippi neighborhood ordered to evacuate after heavy rain threatens levee failure

The Lafayette County Fire Department is working to relieve pressure from the Tara Lake Dam before a levee breaches due to the heavy rainfall received ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Wednesday, June 9, 2021 5:39 pm


Mississippi election commissioner resigns after her name appears on campaign material supporting municipal candidate

An election commissioner for the City of Oxford has resigned after her name appeared on campaign material for a candidate running for office in next ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Friday, June 4, 2021 7:20 am


Lawsuit filed against Mississippi daycare where infant reportedly died after ’18-minute struggle’ to breathe

A wrongful death lawsuit was filed in Oxford on Friday against the former Mother Goose Daycare in regards to the death of an infant in ... Read more

by Oxford Eagle Staff, Monday, May 17, 2021 1:52 pm

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