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Tennessee Last Laugh

Posted by on Nov 13, 2009 in Ole Miss | 2 comments

Some Oxford (& Ole Miss loving) friends are hosting their parents for this weekend’s game – parents that happen to be strong Tennessee backers. Shortly after their parents arrived, this inflated monument was brazenly erected in their front yard: A few hours later, the monument was wisely adjusted to read the following: hotty toddy.. thanks to Mark & Josette for the...

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Currence on CBS Sunday Morning

Posted by on Nov 7, 2009 in Restaurants & Bars | 1 comment

Local restauranteur John Currence is currently featured on the CBS Sunday Morning website’s cooking challenge ‘Chef on a Shoestring‘, where chef’s are challenged to create a three-course meal on a slim $35 budget. Winners in the competition will be invited back during their holiday extravaganza. Currence’s dish features : Garlic Studded Pork Roast with Sweet Potatoes, Pearl Onions & Roasted Mushrooms Wild Mushroom & Goat Cheese “Pop Tart” with Balsamic Drizzle and Chocolate Espresso...

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Halloween 2009 Video Recap

Posted by on Nov 1, 2009 in Oxford | 0 comments

Video recap of events around the Square on Halloween Night. Photos by Derek ‘Dude’ Moreton

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Ventress Hall [PIC]

Posted by on Oct 29, 2009 in Pictures | 0 comments

From time to time, we like sharing pictures and/or art from the surrounding Oxford area. This is one of those times … [click for expanded view] photo credit: Derek ‘Voldemort’...

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A Talk With John T. Edge

Posted by on Oct 22, 2009 in Oxford | 6 comments

Food writer, director of the University of Mississippi’s Southern Foodway Alliance (SFA), and Oxford resident, John T. Edge was preparing for the SFA’s annual October symposium and was ‘completely crazed,’ but was kind enough to take a took a few minutes to chat with us. OxfordMississippi.com: What does the T stand for? John T. Edge: Thomas OXMS: Do you have the best job in the world? Edge: (Laughs). No. But some days it seems like it. OXMS: I imagine your job as eating your way through some of the best kitchens in America on...

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Your Humble Editors – 10 Years Ago

Posted by on Oct 20, 2009 in Ole Miss | 0 comments

Ten years ago Ole Miss v. Arkansas Vaught Hemingway Stadium The men’s bathroom supply closet is compromised (or was it the women’s?) – Toilet paper is briskly distributed throughout the stands Deuce McAllister returns a kickoff 100 yards for a Touchdown The sky is painted Charmin white Ole Miss wins 38-16 We return to The Grove Mort and I are captured in time We, are your humble editors. (peter left, derek right) Do us proud this weekend, Rebels. Beat. The....

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Tailgating in the Grove [PANA PIC]

Posted by on Oct 16, 2009 in Ole Miss | 0 comments

When: 10/20/2009 Where: The Grove @ Ole Miss For: Ole Miss v. Alabama Click to enlarge pic:

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Tailgating in the Grove – SI.com Video

Posted by on Oct 13, 2009 in Ole Miss | 1 comment

Here’s a great feature video from SI.com on tailgating in the Grove during the Alabama game this past weekend.. they do mention who won the game, but – regrettably – they fail to mention who won the...

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Ole Miss Motel [PIC]

Posted by on Oct 3, 2009 in Oxford | 0 comments

[click to expand] From time to time, we like sharing pictures and/or art from around the Oxford area. This is one of those times : ) photo credit: Derek Moreton

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Vintage Ole Miss Postcards

Posted by on Sep 27, 2009 in Ole Miss | 0 comments

I attempted to make an OTM out of this collection of vintage postcards, but found the surrounding landscape had changed so much that the buildings were virtually blocked by all the new vegetation (in all seasons). So I shifted to plan B: a vintage Ole Miss postcard retrospective. Most cards include both front & back, and appear produced in the 50′s & 60′s.. enjoy! University Library, aka. J.D. Williams Library ~~~~~ Carrier Hall ~~~~~ Johnson Commons ~~~~~ Kincannon Hall ~~~~~ Stewart Hall ~~~~~ Ventress Hall &...

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