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John Currence Visits the Bourbon Mall in Leland, MS

Posted by on Jun 1, 2010 in Videos | 5 comments

John Currence (Chef/Owner of City Grocery / Snackbar / Big Bad Breakfast) visits the Bourbon Mall in Leland Mississippi to sample their fried food goodness (which includes their famous fried hot...

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Double Decker 2010 Recap [PHOTO GALLERY]

Posted by on May 23, 2010 in Pictures | 0 comments

A photo gallery of the recently completed Double Decker festival.. click any photo to expand and/or begin a larger photo stream.. enjoy… ** hat tip to Dr. Moreton for these great...

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Inside Square Books [PIC]

Posted by on Apr 23, 2010 in Pictures | 0 comments

Inside Square Books: From time to time, we like sharing pictures and/or art from the surrounding Oxford area. This is one of those times …

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New Oxford Town Video

Posted by on Apr 8, 2010 in Oxford | 0 comments

The Oxford-Lafayette County Economic Development Foundation produced an updated 2010 video of life in and around Oxford.. Well produced and fun to watch.. vid...

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Summer Job Ideas for Ole Miss Students

Posted by on Apr 5, 2010 in Ole Miss | 2 comments

A few suggested ideas for all the Ole Miss undergrads struggling to determine what to do with their upcoming summer. Summer Camps Bossing kids around all summer is a surprisingly fun way to earn a paycheck.. And camps tend to have a more laid back, relaxed feel than a typical summer job. If you’re leaning this route, I’d suggest finding a camp in a mountainous area – that way you’ll skip the brutal heat of July & August.. One suggested camp is Camp Carolina in Brevard, NC. Dude Ranch Dude Ranches actively hire...

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The Gin Fire Photo Recap

Posted by on Mar 8, 2010 in Pictures | 0 comments

Mort got a chance to drop by the Gin a day after the fire.. here are a few follow up pics showing the level of damage..(thank you Morty for grabbing these!) photo credit: Derek “Charlie McGee”...

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The Gin Burns Down

Posted by on Mar 7, 2010 in Oxford | 9 comments

The story from the Eagle: http://oxfordeagle.com/2010/03/fire-rips-through-old-gin/ and hat tip to jpa514 for posting this vid on youtube: .. Tyrone + “The Roof is on Fire” =...

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Barry Hannah: My word, you stir the memory

Posted by on Mar 3, 2010 in Oxford | 2 comments

Herein lies the fateful and feared dichotomy that all writers face: when we are plagued with an opportunity to write about someone who taught us how. The day one writer dies is the day before others are forced to become better ones. Today, we are all the cliche characters of a Hannah novel-desperate, searching, and lost in light of what has happened. I’m not even the kind who has earned this: a postmortum tribute, or Airships-induced autodidacticism. But I, too, am from Mississippi, lived in Oxford, and wasn’t always literary, if I...

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Oxford Film Festival Photo Recap

Posted by on Feb 10, 2010 in Oxford | 1 comment

A few snapshots to share from the recent Oxford Film Festival.. thanks to Dr. Moreton for grabbing these…

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Manning Family Photos

Posted by on Feb 2, 2010 in Ole Miss | 1 comment

Sports Illustrated is featuring some amazing family photos from the Manning clan.. Be sure to take a peek when you get a sec.. http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/multimedia/photo_gallery/1002/manning.family.rare.photos/content.1.html hat tip to Kyle Campbell at the Ole Miss Sports...

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